50 Years Ago: The Velvet Underground Release Their Influential Debut, ‘The Velvet Undergro…
The Velvet Underground sounded like nothing else that came out in 1967.
50 Years Ago: The Velvet Underground Make Their First Live Appearance
On Dec. 11, 1965, an unknown four-piece rock 'n' roll band took to the stage for the first time.
45 Years Ago: The Velvet Underground Make Their Commercial Move on ‘Loaded’
Lou Reed wanted to be a star in 1970.
That Time the Velvet Underground Collected Their Past on ‘Peel Slowly and See’
By the time the five-disc box set Peel Slowly and See was released on Sept. 26, 1995, the Velvet Underground's reputation and influence were pretty much secure.
That Time the Velvet Underground Made a Glorious Racket With ‘White Light, White Heat’
If you look up the phrase "glorious racket," chances are a picture of the Velvet Underground's second album, 'White Light, White Heat' will appear.
Velvet Underground’s Third Album to Get Super-Deluxe Reissue Next Month
Just as the Velvet Underground's second album, 'White Light / White Heat,' received a massive expansion last year, the band's third album is getting a six-disc super-deluxe reissue overhaul just in time for the gift-giving season.
40 Years Ago : ‘1969: The Velvet Underground Live’ is Released
The Velvet Underground released a live album from five-year old tapes in Sept. 1974.
Macaulay Culkin’s Velvet Underground Cover Act Booed Off Stage
Actor Macaulay Culkin's band the Pizza Underground was booed off stage and pelted with beer during their recent set at the Dot to Dot Festival in Nottingham, England.