In meeting Andy Warhol, the Velvets acquired what few fledgling bands have been lucky enough to achieve: a wealthy patron. In addition, Warhol’s Factory, populated by an enormous range of … Continue reading All Tomorrow’s Parties: The Warhol Years 1965–1967| PopMatters|Peter Hogan
The Velvet Underground and Nico embodies a seldom realised idea: that music really can change the world. A financial failure in its time, the loose collection of these New York artists’ self-titled … Continue reading The lasting influence of The Velvet Underground and Nico | Riley Fitzgerald
BY DAVID FRICKE (Mojo Magazine) “NO ONE LISTENED TO IT. BUT THERE IT IS, FOREVER – THE QUINTESSENCE OF ARTICULATED PUNK. AND NO ONE GOES NEAR IT.”– Lou Reed, August, 2013 … Continue reading Overloaded: The Story Of White Light/White Heat | MOJO
I had a lovely time visiting London this week. Like New York it is a place that makes me feel good just by being there, walking around! This time I … Continue reading Richard Hamilton Late Works at the National Gallery
Am sorting out the details for my trip. Feeling kind of nervous and excited. Not sure what is going to happen or even if I’m going to get there, but … Continue reading Feeling nervous!