Andy Warhol's Velvet Underground Featuring Nico

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Andy Warhol's Velvet Underground featuring Nico
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Compilation album by The Velvet Underground
Released November 1970
Genre Art rock, experimental rock, psychedelic rock, proto-punk
Label MGM Records
The Velvet Underground chronology
Loaded
(1970)
Andy Warhol's Velvet Underground featuring Nico
(1971)
Squeeze
(1973)

Andy Warhol's Velvet Underground featuring Nico is a compilation album of the Velvet Underground released by MGM Records in 1970. Originally released as a double LP, the cover artwork and inside gatefold sleeve feature Andy Warhol's paintings of Coca-Cola bottles.[1] The album was released in the UK to capitalise on the interest from Warhol's Pork.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Lou Reed unless otherwise noted.[3]

Record One Side One
  1. "I'm Waiting for the Man" – 4:37 (from The Velvet Underground & Nico, 1967)
  2. "Candy Says" (The Velvet Underground) – 4:09 (from The Velvet Underground, 1969)
  3. "Run, Run, Run" – 4:18 (from The Velvet Underground & Nico)
  4. "White Light/White Heat" – 2:44 (from White Light/White Heat, 1968)
  5. "All Tomorrow's Parties" – 5:55 (from The Velvet Underground & Nico)
Record One Side Two
  1. "Sunday Morning" – 2:53 (from The Velvet Underground & Nico)
  2. "I Heard Her Call My Name" – 4:05 (from White Light/White Heat)
  3. "Femme Fatale" – 2:35 (from The Velvet Underground & Nico)
  4. "Heroin" – 7:05 (from The Velvet Underground & Nico)
  5. "Here She Comes Now" (Sterling Morrison, Reed, John Cale, Maureen Tucker) – 2:00 (from White Light/White Heat)
  6. "There She Goes Again" – 2:30 (from The Velvet Underground & Nico)
Record Two Side One
  1. "Sister Ray" (Reed, Morrison, Cale, Tucker) – 17:00 (from White Light/White Heat)
  2. "Venus in Furs" – 5:07 (from The Velvet Underground & Nico)
Record Two Side Two
  1. "European Son" (Reed, Cale, Morrison, Tucker) – 7:40 (from The Velvet Underground & Nico)
  2. "Pale Blue Eyes" – 5:40 (from The Velvet Underground)
  3. "The Black Angel's Death Song" (Reed, Cale) – 3:10 (from The Velvet Underground & Nico)
  4. "Beginning To See The Light" – 4:48 (from The Velvet Underground)
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Credits[edit]

Band

[4]

  • Bass – John Cale, Sterling Morrison
  • Guitar – Lou Reed, Sterling Morrison
  • Percussion – Maureen Tucker
  • Piano – Lou Reed
  • Electric Viola, Organ – John Cale
  • Vocals – John Cale, Lou Reed, Nico, Sterling Morrison
Production

[5]

  • Illustration, Design, Art Direction – Grahame Berney, Keith Davis, Oliver Wade
  • Liner Notes – Russ Curry

References[edit]