Legendary Gang THE VELVET UNDERGROUND Still Highly Inspiring After 50 Years…

Fifty years (!) ago this week (12 March 1967) the legendary THE VELVET UNDERGROUND released their debut album also known as the ‘banana’ LP. I’m sure that for the older music junkies among us the first hearing of this timeless masterpiece back then must have been
a mind-twisting experience. The list of bands/artists that were inspired, afterwards, by this controversial New York City gang’s first record is just endless. Even today you hear the roots
of that hypnotizing, repetitive VU sound on albums of many established as well as starting groups. Here’s one of the many highlights of that imperishable classic…VENUS IN FURS

THE VELVET UNDERGOUND: Biography – Discography

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