Up-tight: The Velvet Underground Story

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Omnibus Press, 1995 - Music - 143 pages
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The best-selling definitive history of The Velvet Underground. Widely acclaimed as one of the greatest rock books ever published, it first appeared in 1983 and has remained in print in several languages ever since. Written and compiled by Victor Bockris and Gerard Malanga, Up-Tight is based on interviews with all four members of the Velvets, as well as others who became part of Andy Warhol’s circle of artistic collaborators.

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Review: Up-Tight: The Velvet Underground Story

User Review  - Kevin - Goodreads

While a fantastic tale of the Velvet Underground told in the words of those who were there, the layout leaves something to be desired. The text is small and the book an unusual shape for a biography ... Read full review

Review: Up-Tight: The Velvet Underground Story

User Review  - Kimmo Sinivuori - Goodreads

I really like oral histories, especially about rock/pop music. This is a very interesting oral history of one the greatest cult bands of all time, the Velvet Underground. The book has been written ... Read full review

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