Friday, April 24, 2009

Trashed Banana

"...earlier this year, with flickering expectation, Warren Hill picked through some old records at a yard sale in Chelsea, New York. They seemed out of place compared with the rest the junk, like a box that had been forgotten in the attic and left untouched by a string of disinterested tenants. He pulled out a soggy copy of the Modern Lovers' first LP and then he saw it, a record with no sleeve and only a few hand-written words on the label" ... Story continues here: How an Original VU Acetate Wound Up in Portland (And Could Be the Most Expensive Record in the World!) (The Portland Mercury)

Download: All unreleased takes ("European Sun,"
"Heroin," "Venus In Furs," "I'm Waiting For The Man")

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