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White Light/White Heat – The Velvet Underground

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While 1967's "Velvet Underground & Nico" was a part of Andy Warhol's global artistic vision, 1968's "White Light / White Heat" was free of all Warholian influence, so in a way it could be thought of as another debut album.

Here the music was left to fester on its own, with no artistic visionary interfering or trying to create a soundtrack for his pop art, and the Velvets filled that void with an album that is an aural subway car full of drunkards, junkies and whores rumbling through the bowels of NYC with a one way ticket to oblivion.



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Release details

Label: Vinyl Lovers
Format: Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue
Units: 1
Country: Europe
Released: 2008
Genre: Rock
Style: Art Rock


A1 White Light/White Heat
A2 The Gift
A3 Lady Godiva'S Operation
A4 Here She Comes Now
A5 Stephanie Says
A6 Temptation Inside Your Heart
B1 I Heard Her Call My Name
B2 Sister Ray
B3 Hey Mr. Rain