Annotation

PEEL SLOWLY AND SEE includes complete and digitally remastered versions of all four of the band's studio albums, 25 previously unreleased tracks and an 88-page booklet. Velvet Underground: Lou Reed (vocals, guitar, harmonica, piano); John Cale (vocals, acoustic & electric violas, sarinda, piano, organ, celeste, bass); Doug Yule (vocals, guitar, piano, organ, bass); Sterling Morrison (vocals, guitar, bass); Maureen "Moe" Tucker (vocals, percussion); Billy Yule (drums). Additional personnel: Nico (vocals). Producers: Andy Warhol, Tom Wilson, The Velvet Underground. Recorded between July 1965 and August 23, 1970.

Annotation last modified on 2009-09-28 16:13 UTC.

Tracklist

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CD 1: Scotch Recording Tape
# Title Rating Length
1 Venus in Furs (demo) 15:36
2 Prominent Men (demo) 4:54
3 Heroin (demo) 13:34
4 I’m Waiting for the Man (demo) 9:50
5 Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams (demo) 15:50
6 All Tomorrow’s Parties (demo) 18:26
CD 2: The Velvet Underground & Nico
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 All Tomorrow’s Parties (single version) The Velvet Underground 2:54
2 Sunday Morning The Velvet Underground 4.15 2:58
3 I’m Waiting for the Man The Velvet Underground 3.65 4:42
4 Femme Fatale The Velvet Underground 3.55 2:41
5 Venus in Furs The Velvet Underground 4.4 5:15
6 Run Run Run The Velvet Underground 3.85 4:25
7 All Tomorrow’s Parties The Velvet Underground 3.85 6:02
8 Heroin The Velvet Underground 4.4 7:15
9 There She Goes Again The Velvet Underground 3.5 2:43
10 I’ll Be Your Mirror The Velvet Underground 3.65 2:16
11 The Black Angel’s Death Song The Velvet Underground 3.15 3:14
12 European Son The Velvet Underground 3.15 7:50
13 Melody Laughter (live) The Velvet Underground 10:47
14 It Was a Pleasure Then Nico 5 8:07
15 Chelsea Girls Nico 5 7:24
CD 3: White Light-White Heat
# Title Rating Length
1 There Is No Reason (demo) 2:14
2 Sheltered Life (demo) 2:55
3 It’s All Right (The Way That You Live) (demo) 2:48
4 I’m Not Too Sorry (Now That You’re Gone) (demo) 2:19
5 Here She Comes Now (demo) 2:47
6 Guess I’m Falling in Love (live) 4:13
7 Booker T. (live) 6:33
8 White Light/White Heat 2:47
9 The Gift 3.5 8:19
10 Lady Godiva’s Operation 4:56
11 Here She Comes Now 2:04
12 I Heard Her Call My Name 4 4:39
13 Sister Ray 4 17:31
14 Stephanie Says 4.5 2:55
15 Temptation Inside Your Heart 5 2:33
16 Hey Mr. Rain (version one) 4:40
CD 4: The Velvet Underground
# Title Rating Length
1 What Goes On (live) 5:38
2 Candy Says (closet mix) 4:06
3 What Goes On (closet mix) 4:38
4 Some Kinda Love (closet mix) 3:42
5 Pale Blue Eyes (closet mix) 3 5:43
6 Jesus (closet mix) 3:28
7 Beginning to See the Light (closet mix) 4:50
8 I’m Set Free (closet mix) 4:09
9 That’s the Story of My Life (closet mix) 2:08
10 The Murder Mystery (closet mix) 9:01
11 After Hours (closet mix) 2:12
12 Foggy Notion 6:50
13 I Can’t Stand It 4.5 3:24
14 I’m Sticking With You 2:31
15 One of These Days 4:03
16 Lisa Says 2:59
17 It’s Just Too Much (live) 3:02
18 Countess From Hong Kong (demo) 3:17
CD 5: Loaded
# Title Rating Length
1 Who Loves the Sun 4 2:45
2 Sweet Jane (full length version) 5 4:08
3 Rock and Roll 4:46
4 Cool It Down 4 3:06
5 New Age (full length version) 5:11
6 Head Held High 3.5 2:58
7 Lonesome Cowboy Bill 3.5 2:45
8 I Found a Reason 3.35 4:18
9 Train Round the Bend 4 3:23
10 Oh! Sweet Nuthin’ 7:30
11 Satellite of Love 3:02
12 Walk and Talk 2:23
13 Oh Gin 2:46
14 Sad Song 3:34
15 Ocean 4 5:47
16 Ride Into the Sun 3 3:25
17 Some Kinda Love (live) 10:22
18 I’ll Be Your Mirror (live) 2:10
19 I Love You 2 2:03

Credits

CD 1: Scotch Recording Tape

composer:
John Cale (Velvet Underground founder) (track 4)
Lou Reed (tracks 1, 3–6)
lyricist:
John Cale (Velvet Underground founder) (track 4)
Lou Reed (tracks 1, 3–6)
writer:
John Cale (Velvet Underground founder) (track 2)
Lou Reed (track 2)
publisher:
Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (USA, affiliated with BMI) (track 4)
arrangements:
Heroin (for tenor and cello, Lang) (track 3)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Heroin (track 3)
recording of:
Heroin (track 3)
Prominent Men (track 2)
Venus in Furs (track 1)

CD 2: The Velvet Underground & Nico

arranger:
Larry Fallon (tracks 14–15)
background vocals:
Nico (Christa Päffgen, German singer, fashion model, actress) (track 2)
composer:
John Cale (Velvet Underground founder) (tracks 2–3, 11–14)
Sterling Morrison (tracks 12–13, 15)
Nico (Christa Päffgen, German singer, fashion model, actress) (tracks 13–14)
Lou Reed (tracks 1–15)
Moe Tucker (tracks 12–13)
conductor:
Larry Fallon (tracks 14–15)
executive engineer:
Val Valentin (tracks 14–15)
lead vocals:
Nico (Christa Päffgen, German singer, fashion model, actress) (tracks 4, 7)
lyricist:
John Cale (Velvet Underground founder) (tracks 3, 11–14)
Sterling Morrison (tracks 12–13, 15)
Nico (Christa Päffgen, German singer, fashion model, actress) (tracks 13–14)
Lou Reed (tracks 1–15)
Moe Tucker (tracks 12–13)
mixer:
Gary Kellgren (tracks 14–15)
producer:
Andy Warhol (tracks 3–12)
Tom Wilson (producer, worked with Dylan, Simon & Garfunkel, Zappa, VU, etc.) (tracks 2, 14–15)
recording engineer:
Omi Haden (tracks 2–12)
Gary Kellgren (tracks 14–15)
vocals:
Nico (Christa Päffgen, German singer, fashion model, actress) (tracks 1, 10, 13–15)
phonographic copyright by:
PolyGram Records, Inc. (not for release label use! US division of PolyGram) (1967) (track 8)
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1967) (track 2)
publisher:
Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (USA, affiliated with BMI) (track 3)
Sunbury Music Ltd. (track 4)
mash-ups:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 448) (track 8)
arrangements:
Heroin (for tenor and cello, Lang) (track 8)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Heroin (track 8)
live recording of:
Melody Laughter (track 13)
recording of:
All Tomorrow’s Parties (tracks 1, 7)
Chelsea Girls (track 15)
European Son (track 12)
Femme Fatale (track 4)
Heroin (track 8)
Run Run Run (track 6)
Sunday Morning (track 2)
Venus in Furs (track 5)

CD 3: White Light-White Heat

composer:
John Cale (Velvet Underground founder) (tracks 3–7, 9, 11, 13, 16)
Sterling Morrison (tracks 5–7, 9, 11, 13, 16)
Lou Reed (tracks 2–16)
Moe Tucker (tracks 5–7, 9, 11, 13, 16)
lyricist:
John Cale (Velvet Underground founder) (tracks 3–4, 6–7, 16)
Sterling Morrison (tracks 6–7, 16)
Lou Reed (tracks 2–16)
Moe Tucker (tracks 6–7, 16)
mixer:
Michael Barbiero (1984) (tracks 14–15)
producer:
The Velvet Underground (Lou Reed’s seminal rock band) (tracks 14–15)
Tom Wilson (producer, worked with Dylan, Simon & Garfunkel, Zappa, VU, etc.) (tracks 9, 12–13)
recording engineer:
Gary Kellgren (tracks 9, 12–13)
writer:
John Cale (Velvet Underground founder) (track 1)
Lou Reed (track 1)
publisher:
RCA Music Ltd. (track 14)
additionally sampled by:
sampled by:
Flat 29 by Bedlam Ago Go (track 9)
later versions:
live recording of:
Booker T. (track 7)
recording of:
Here She Comes Now (tracks 5, 11)
Hey Mr. Rain (track 16)
Sheltered Life (track 2)
Sister Ray (track 13)
Stephanie Says (track 14)
The Gift (track 9)
There Is No Reason (track 1)

CD 4: The Velvet Underground

composer:
John Cale (Velvet Underground founder) (tracks 12, 18)
Sterling Morrison (track 12)
Lou Reed (tracks 1–18)
Moe Tucker (track 12)
lyricist:
John Cale (Velvet Underground founder) (tracks 12, 18)
Sterling Morrison (track 12)
Lou Reed (tracks 1–18)
Moe Tucker (track 12)
mixer:
Michael Barbiero (1984) (track 13)
producer:
The Velvet Underground (Lou Reed’s seminal rock band) (track 13)
publisher:
EMI Music Ltd. (track 2)
Screen Gems (track 2)
later translated versions:
Paras päällystää suu (tracks 1, 3)
live recording of:
It's Just Too Much (track 17)
What Goes On (track 1)
recording of:
Afterhours (track 11)
Candy Says (track 2)
Foggy Notion (track 12)
I Can’t Stand It (track 13)
I’m Set Free (track 8)
Jesus (track 6)
Lisa Says (track 16)
One of These Days (track 15)
Pale Blue Eyes (track 5)
Some Kinda Love (track 4)
The Murder Mystery (track 10)
What Goes On (track 3)

CD 5: Loaded

composer:
John Cale (Velvet Underground founder) (track 16)
Sterling Morrison (track 16)
Moe Tucker (track 16)
Lou Reed (tracks 1–19)
guest performer:
John Cale (Velvet Underground founder) (track 15)
lyricist:
Lou Reed (tracks 1–15, 17–19)
producer:
Geoffrey Haslam (tracks 1, 4, 6–9)
Shel Kagan (tracks 1, 4, 6–9)
publisher:
Oakfield Avenue Music Ltd. (tracks 1–11)
sampled by:
Risingson by Massive Attack (track 8)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 335) (tracks 2, 2)
cover recording of:
Satellite of Love (track 11)
later translated versions:
I hob an Grund (track 8)
live recording of:
Some Kinda Love (track 17)
recording of:
Cool It Down (track 4)
Head Held High (track 6)
I Found a Reason (track 8)
I Love You (track 19)
New Age (track 5)
Ocean (track 15)
Oh Gin (track 13)
Oh! Sweet Nuthin' (track 10)
Ride Into the Sun (track 16)
Rock ’n’ Roll (track 3)
Sad Song (track 14)
Sweet Jane (track 2)
Walk and Talk It (track 12)
Who Loves the Sun (track 1)