“Not for the kiddies,” pioneering rock encyclopedist Lillian Roxon wrote in her entry on The Velvet Underground. She hit the nail on the head: The Velvets can be considered the first adult rock ‘n’ roll band. With their arrival in 1966-67, they expanded the expressive possibilities of the music for all time.
The Velvets, Roxon noted perceptively, “were as far away as a group could possibly be... Read More
Rock, Psychedelic, Experimental, Avant-Garde, Hard Rock, Proto-Punk