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the primer: The Velvet Underground

Biba Kopf, Wire, The, June 2000

A bi-monthly series in which we offer a user’s guide to the recordings of some of our favourite musicians. This month, Biba Kopf looks beyond The Velvet Underground, to the solo recordings of Lou Reed, John Cale, Nico, Moe Tucker and more.

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