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Complete Matrix Tapes Box Set


The Velvet Underground toured extensively in 1969, but set up shop in San Francisco in November and early December for a series of 18 nights over four separate engagements, the first at the Family Dog, the rest at the fabled North Beach club the Matrix. Over the course of their residency, which began November 11th, the club’s four-track recorder was rolling through much of it capturing the highlights of two nights – November 26 and November 27, Thanksgiving. 

Originally released as a LP box set, The Velvet Underground – The Complete Matrix Tapes makes its vinyl debut as a limited edition, eight-LP, 43-track box set featuring recordings that have been mixed down directly from the original in-house multi-tracks, including the 18 tracks featured on a Super Deluxe Edition of the Velvets’ third album and nine previously unreleased performances marking the first time all the available tapes will be released on vinyl.

Box set dimensions: 12.25”x 12.25”x 1.5”

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Track List

LP 1: Set One 
A1  I'm Waiting For The Man (Version 1)
A2  What Goes On (Version 1)
B1  Some Kinda Love (Version 1)
B2  Heroin (Version 1)
C1  The Black Angel's Death Song
C2  Venus In Furs (Version 1)
C3  There She Goes Again (Version 1)
C4  We're Gonna Have A Real Good Time Together (Version 1)
C5  Over You (Version 1)
D1  Sweet Jane (Version 1)
D2  Pale Blue Eyes
D3  After Hours (Version 1) 

LP 2: Set Two 
E1  I'm Waiting For The Man (Version 2)
E2  Venus In Furs (Version 2)
E3  Some Kinda Love (Version 2)
E4  Over You (Version 2)
F1  I Can't Stand It (Version 1)
F2  There She Goes Again (Version 2)
F3  After Hours (Version 2)
G1  We're Gonna Have A Real Good Time Together (Version 2)
G2  Sweet Bonnie Brown / Too Much 
G3  Heroin (Version 2)
H1  White Light / White Heat (Version 1)
H2  I'm Set Free 

LP 3: Set Three 
I1  We're Gonna Have A Real Good Time Together (Version 3)
I2  Some Kinda Love (Version 3)
I3  There She Goes Again (Version 3)
J1  Heroin (Version 3)
J2  Ocean
K1  Sister Ray (Part 1)
L1  Sister Ray (Part 2)

LP 4: Set Four 
M1  I'm Waiting For The Man (Version 3) 
M2  What Goes On (Version 2)
M3  Some Kinda Love (Version 4)
N1  We're Gonna Have A Real Good Time Together (Version 4)
N2  Beginning To See The Light
N3  Lisa Says
N4  New Age
O1  Rock & Roll
O2  I Can't Stand It (Version 2)
P1  Heroin (Version 4)
P2  White Light / White Heat (Version 2)
P3  Sweet Jane (Version 2)

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