Find Your Next Favorite Book
Our Money-Back Guarantee

Icon ()

by

Released as part of the Universal Icon series, this mixture of the Velvet Underground's more accessible cuts are taken from their first three albums originally on Verve, with additional live versions of "I Can't Stand It," "Sweet Jane," and "Rock & Roll." While this is an enjoyable compilation, your best bet remains the original albums, all easily available. Key atonal tracks such as "European Son," "I Heard Her Call My Name," and the epic "Sister Ray" have been omitted from this set. Another problem with the VU Icon entry is that while Nico is featured on the cover, none of the tracks with her vocals from the Andy Warhol-produced first album are included. ~ Al Campbell, Rovi Hide synopsis

Find your copy

Buy it from  $0.99
Buy new from  $2.22

Change currency

Reviews of Icon

Write this item's first Alibris review Review it now

Discussions about Icon

Start a new discussion
  1. What's on your mind? Review post guidelines

Join Today!

Share your ideas with other community members

Create account

Already a member?

Log in now

Get $300 in coupons and other goodies. Sign up for newsletter No, thank you.

You're signed up (and we you). Watch for our Welcome e-mail and your first coupon. Thanks!