The Velvet Underground ‎– Peel Slowly And See

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1965
1-1 Venus In Furs (Demo)
Written-By – Lou Reed
15:36
1-2 Prominent Men (Demo)
Written By – Lou Reed / John CaleWritten-By – John Cale, Lou Reed
4:54
1-3 Heroin (Demo)
Written-By – Lou Reed
13:34
1-4 I'm Waiting For The Man (Demo)
Written-By – Lou Reed
9:50
1-5 Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams (Demo)
Written-By – Lou Reed
15:50
1-6 All Tomorrow's Parties (Demo)
Written-By – Lou Reed
18:26
1966 / 1967
2-1 All Tomorrow's Parties (Mono Single Version)
Written-By – Lou Reed
2:52
2-2 Sunday Morning
Written By – Lou Reed / John CaleWritten-By – John Cale, Lou Reed
2:56
2-3 I'm Waiting For The Man
Written-By – Lou Reed
4:40
2-4 Femme Fatale
Written-By – Lou Reed
2:39
2-5 Venus In Furs
Written-By – Lou Reed
5:13
2-6 Run Run Run
Written-By – Lou Reed
4:23
2-7 All Tomorrow's Parties
Written-By – Lou Reed
6:00
2-8 Heroin
Written-By – Lou Reed
7:13
2-9 There She Goes Again
Written-By – Lou Reed
2:41
2-10 I'll Be Your Mirror
Written-By – Lou Reed
2:14
2-11 The Black Angel's Death Song
Written By – Lou Reed / John CaleWritten-By – John Cale, Lou Reed
3:12
2-12 European Son
Written By – Lou Reed / John Cale / Sterling Morrison / Maureen TuckerWritten-By – John Cale, Lou Reed, Maureen Tucker*, Sterling Morrison
7:48
2-13 Melody Laughter (Live)
Written By – Lou Reed / John Cale / Sterling Morrison / Maureen Tucker / Christa PaeffgenWritten-By – Christa Paeffgen*, John Cale, Lou Reed, Maureen Tucker*, Sterling Morrison
10:45
2-14 It Was A Pleasure Then
Written By – Lou Reed / John Cale / Christa PaeffgenWritten-By – Christa Paeffgen*, John Cale, Lou Reed
8:05
2-15 Chelsea Girls
Written By – Lou Reed / Sterling MorrisonWritten-By – Lou Reed, Sterling Morrison
7:24
1967 / 1968
3-1 There Is No Reason (Demo)
Written By – Lou Reed / John CaleWritten-By – John Cale, Lou Reed
2:14
3-2 Sheltered Life (Demo)
Written-By – Lou Reed
2:5
3-3 It's All Right (The Way That You Live) (Demo)
Written By – Lou Reed / John CaleWritten-By – John Cale, Lou Reed
2:48
3-4 I'm Not Too Sorry (Now That You're Gone) (Demo)
Written By – Lou Reed / John CaleWritten-By – John Cale, Lou Reed
2:19
3-5 Here She Comes Now (Demo)
Written By – Lou Reed / John Cale / Sterling MorrisonWritten-By – John Cale, Lou Reed, Sterling Morrison
2:47
3-6 Guess I'm Falling In Love (Live)
Written By – Lou Reed / John Cale / Sterling Morrison / Maureen TuckerWritten-By – John Cale, Lou Reed, Maureen Tucker*, Sterling Morrison
4:13
3-7 Booker T. (Live)
Written By – Lou Reed / John Cale / Sterling Morrison / Maureen TuckerWritten-By – John Cale, Lou Reed, Maureen Tucker*, Sterling Morrison
6:33
3-8 White Light/White Heat
Written-By – Lou Reed
2:48
3-9 The Gift
Written By – Lou Reed / John Cale / Sterling Morrison / Maureen TuckerWritten-By – John Cale, Lou Reed, Maureen Tucker*, Sterling Morrison
8:19
3-10 Lady Godiva's Operation
Written-By – Lou Reed
4:57
3-11 Here She Comes Now
Written By – Lou Reed / John Cale / Sterling Morrison / Maureen TuckerWritten-By – John Cale, Lou Reed, Maureen Tucker*, Sterling Morrison
2:04
3-12 I Heard Her Call My Name
Written-By – Lou Reed
4:39
3-13 Sister Ray
Written By – Lou Reed / John Cale / Sterling Morrison / Maureen TuckerWritten-By – John Cale, Lou Reed, Maureen Tucker*, Sterling Morrison
17:32
3-14 Stephanie Says
Written-By – Lou Reed
2:55
3-15 Temptation Inside Your Heart
Written-By – Jimmy Reed
2:33
3-16 Hey Mr. Rain (Version One)
Written By – Lou Reed / John Cale / Sterling Morrison / Maureen TuckerWritten-By – John Cale, Lou Reed, Maureen Tucker*, Sterling Morrison
4:40
1968 / 1969
4-1 What Goes On (Live)
Written-By – Lou Reed
5:38
4-2 Candy Says
Written-By – Lou Reed
4:06
4-3 What Goes On
Written-By – Lou Reed
4:38
4-4 Some Kinda Love
Written-By – Lou Reed
3:42
4-5 Pale Blue Eyes
Written-By – Lou Reed
5:43
4-6 Jesus
Written-By – Lou Reed
3:28
4-7 Beginning To See The Light
Written-By – Lou Reed
4:50
4-8 I'm Set Free
Written-By – Lou Reed
4:09
4-9 That's The Story Of My Life
Written-By – Lou Reed
2:08
4-10 The Murder Mystery
Written-By – Lou Reed
9:01
4-11 After Hours
Written-By – Lou Reed
2:12
4-12 Foggy Notion
Written By – Sterling Morrison / Maureen Tucker / Douglas Yule / Hy WeissWritten-By – Douglas Yule*, Hy Weiss, Maureen Tucker*, Sterling Morrison
6:50
4-13 I Can't Stand It
Written-By – Lou Reed
3:24
4-14 I'm Sticking With You
Written-By – Lou Reed
2:31
4-15 One Of These Days
Written-By – Lou Reed
4:03
4-16 Lisa Says
Written-By – Lou Reed
2:59
4-17 It's Just Too Much (Live)
Written-By – Lou Reed
3:02
4-18 Countess From Hong Kong (Demo)
Written By – Lou Reed / John CaleWritten-By – John Cale, Lou Reed
3:18
1970
5-1 Who Loves The Sun
Written-By – Lou Reed
2:45
5-2 Sweet Jane (Full Length Version)
Written-By – Lou Reed
4:08
5-3 Rock And Roll
Written-By – Lou Reed
4:46
5-4 Cool It Down
Written-By – Lou Reed
3:06
5-5 New Age (Full Length Version)
Written-By – Lou Reed
5:11
5-6 Head Held High
Written-By – Lou Reed
2:58
5-7 Lonesome Cowboy Bill
Written-By – Lou Reed
2:45
5-8 I Found A Reason
Written-By – Lou Reed
4:18
5-9 Train Round The Bend
Written-By – Lou Reed
3:23
5-10 Oh! Sweet Nuthin'
Written-By – Lou Reed
7:30
5-11 Satellite Of Love
Written-By – Lou Reed
3:02
5-12 Walk And Talk It
Written-By – Lou Reed
2:23
5-13 Oh Gin
Written-By – Lou Reed
2:46
5-14 Sad Song
Written-By – Lou Reed
3:34
5-15 Ocean
Written-By – Lou Reed
5:47
5-16 Ride Into The Sun
Written By – Lou Reed / John Cale / Sterling Morrison / Maureen TuckerWritten-By – John Cale, Lou Reed, Maureen Tucker*, Sterling Morrison
3:25
5-17 Some Kinda Love (Live)
Written-By – Lou Reed
10:22
5-18 I'll Be Your Mirror (Live)
Written-By – Lou Reed
2:10
5-19 I Love You
Written-By – Lou Reed
2:03

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Notes

Mastered by Bob Ludwig at Gateway Mastering, Portland, Maine

Additional mastering:
Bill Inglot ɛt Dan Hersch at DigiPrep, Hollywood, California, Dan Kincaid at Master Cutting Room, New York, New York and Joseph M. Palmaccio at PolyGram Studios, Edison, New Jersey.

The package:
6x12 box with re-peelable banana
88-page, full-color book containing definitive essay, complete credits, dozens of rare photographs and memorabilia."

Tracks 1-1 to 1-6: THE VELVET UNDERGROUND DEMO TAPE
Recorded July 1965 at John Cale's Ludlow Street loft in lower Manhattan.
All Tracks previously unrealeased.

Track 2-1: The first single by The Velvet Underground ( Verve VK-10427, All Tomorrow's Parties ), released July 1966.
Tracks 2-2 to 2-12: THE VELVET UNDERGROUND ɛt NICO
The Velvet Underground first album (Verve V/V6-5008, The Velvet Underground & Nico), released March 1967.
Recorded April 1966 at T.T.G. Studios, Hollywood
Cover Painting by Andy Warhol
Cover Design: Acy R. Lehman
Portraits: Paul Morrissey
Track 13: Recorded live November 4, 1966 at the Valleydale Ballroom, Columbus, Ohio.
Edited down the complete 30 minute performance by Joseph M. Palmaccio at PolyGram Studios.
Tracks 2-14, 2-15: Taken from the album Chelsea Girl (Verve V/V6-5032), originally released October 1967.
Recorded April/May 1967 at Mayfair Sound Studios, New York

Tracks 3-1 to 3-5: THE VELVET UNDERGROUND DEMO ACETATE
Recorded early 1967 at John Cale's Ludlow Street loft Manhattan.
All tracks previously unreleased.
Tracks 3-6, 3-7: Recorded live April 1967 at the Gymnasium, New York City
Previously unreleased.
Tracks 3-8 to 3-13: WHITE LIGHT / WHITE HEAT
The Velvet Underground's second album (Verve V/V6-5046, White Light/White Heat), releasedJanuary 1968.
Recorded Sptember 1967 at Mayfair Sound Studios, New York City.
Cover Photo: Billy Name
Cover Design: Acy R. Lehman
Liner Photo: Mario Anniballi
Tracks 3-14, 3-15: taken from VU (Verve 823 721-2, VU), released February 1985.
Recorded February 13 ɛt 14 1968 at AɛtR Studios, New York
Mixed June 1984 at Mediasound Studios, New York
Track 3-15: taken from ANOTHER VIEW (Verve 829 405-2, Another View), released July 1986.
Recorded May 29, 1968 at T.T.G. Studios, Hollywood
Mixed March, 1986 at Sigma Sound Studios, New York

Track 4-1: Recorded live October 2, 1968 at La Cave, Cleveland, Ohio.
Previously unreleased.
Tracks 4-2 to 4-11: THE VELVET UNDERGROUND alternate ‛closet mix’ version
The Velvet Underground's third album, (MGM SE 4617, The Velvet Underground), released March 1969.
Recorded November/December 1968 at T.T.G. Studios, Hollywood.
Tracks 4-12 to 4-16: taken from VU (Verve 823 721-2, VU), released February 1985.
Recorded May - October 1969 at Record Plant Studios, New York
Mixed June 1984 at Mediasound Studios, New York
4-17: Recorded live October 28, 1969 at The End of Cole Ave, Dallas, Texas
Previously unreleased.
Track 4-18: Recorded late 1969.
Recording information unknown.
Previously unreleased.

Tracks 5-1 to 5-10: LOADED
The velvet Underground's fourth album (Cotillion SD 9034, Loaded), released September 1970
and
Tracks 5-11 to 5-16 ɛt track 5-19: LOADED out-takes, previously unrealeased.
Recorded April - July 1970 at Atlantc Studios, New York
Cover Illustration ɛt Design: Stanislaw Zagorski
Backliner photos: Henry Hall
Tracks 17 ɛt 18 recorded live August 23, 1870 at Max's kansas City, New York City.
Track 18 taken from LIVE AT MAX'S KANSAS CITY (Cotillion SD 9500, Live At Max's Kansas City), released May 1972.
Track 17 Previously unreleased.
Recorded by Brigid Polk on a cassette recorder.
All selections on Disc Five Produced under license from Atlantic Recording Corp.
Track 18 ℗ 1972 Atlantic Recording Corp.
Tracks 11-17 and 19 ℗ 1995 Atlantic Recording Corp.

Song Publishers:

Disc One
All songs published by Oakfield Avenue Music Ltd (BMI) (admin. by Screen Gems-EMI Music, Inc.), except 1-2 published by John Cale Music Inc. (BMI) / Oakfield Avenue Music Ltd (BMI) (admin. by Screen Gems-EMI Music, Inc.)

Disc Two
All songs published by Oakfield Avenue Music Ltd (BMI) (admin. by Screen Gems-EMI Music, Inc.), except 2-2, 2-11, 2-14 and 2-15 published by John Cale Music Inc. (BMI) / Oakfield Avenue Music Ltd (BMI) (admin. by Screen Gems-EMI Music, Inc.), 2-3 published by John Cale Music Inc. (BMI) / Metal Machine Music. Inc. (BMI) (admin. by Screen Gems-EMI Music, Inc.)

Disc Three
3-1, 3-3 and 3-4 published by John Cale Music Inc. (BMI) / Metal Machine Music. Inc. (BMI) (admin. by Screen Gems-EMI Music, Inc.)
3-2 published by Metal Machine Music. Inc. (BMI) (admin. by Screen Gems-EMI Music, Inc.)
3-5, 3-6, 3-7, 3-9, 3-11, 3-13 and 3-16 published by John Cale Music Inc. (BMI) / Oakfield Avenue Music Ltd (BMI) (admin. by Screen Gems-EMI Music, Inc.)
3-8, 3-10, 3-12 and 3-14 published by Oakfield Avenue Music Ltd (BMI) (admin. by Screen Gems-EMI Music, Inc.), 3-15 published by John Cale Music Inc. (BMI)

Disc Four
All songs published by Oakfield Avenue Music Ltd (BMI) (admin. by Screen Gems-EMI Music, Inc.), except 4-12 published by John Cale Music Inc. (BMI) / Maureen Music, Inc. (BMI),
4-14 and 4-15 published by John Cale Music Inc. (BMI),
4-18 published by John Cale Music Inc. (BMI) / Metal Machine Music. Inc. (BMI) (admin. by Screen Gems-EMI Music, Inc.)

Disc Five
All songs published by Oakfield Avenue Music Ltd (BMI) (admin. by Screen Gems-EMI Music, Inc.), except song 4-16 published by John Cale Music Inc. (BMI) / Oakfield Avenue Music Ltd (BMI) (admin. by Screen Gems-EMI Music, Inc.)

31452 7887-2 (On book)
527 887-2 (On CD and spine)

This Compilation ℗ 1995 Polygram Records, Inc. © 1995 Polygram Records, Inc.
Country of manufacture as stated on label.
Distributed by Polygram/Polydor.

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