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The Velvet Underground | The Verve/MGM Albums

Sundazed scores with an LP-only box featuring rare original mono mixes of the Velvet's first three records; Nico's debut, Chelsea Girl ; and an unreleased album heretofore known to fans by legend only.
Sundazed Music Inc (2012)
By JONATHAN DONALDSON  |  November 30, 2012

Review: Ne Change Rien

The shadowy, low-key lighting is Wellesian, the fetishist close-ups are Sternbergian.
Jeanne Balibar is a formidable talent
By GERALD PEARY  |  November 05, 2010

The Freeways | The Freeways

After reading too many shitty reviews that included summations like "band X screwing band Y on Z kind of drugs," I swore off comparing bands to more-famous bands. It's like quitting cigarettes, however.
Polk Records (2010)
By BARRY THOMPSON  |  July 02, 2010

Review: Nico

The North End can be touristy, it can be posh, it can be authentically Italian, it can be nostalgically Italian-American, it can be snooty white-sauce Italian, and sometimes it can be charmingly (or not so charmingly) vulgar.
An average North End destination with a sweet ending
By ROBERT NADEAU  |  June 18, 2010

Beck launches covers series with VU's "Sunday Morning"

Yesterday, Beck Hansen announced via his official site that he was going to begin working on a ser...
By Ryan Stewart  |  June 19, 2009

Slideshow: Backstage Pass at PMA

Loving obsessive groupie
A photographic story of music
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  January 26, 2009