and why do people keep comparing them to the velvets? they sound nothing like the velvets. the velvets had DYNAMICS. the single track Heroin has more movement and change in it than the entire BA catalouge.
and there is none of the warmth of Sweet Jane or Who loves the sun.
not every band with fuzz in their ams sounds like the VU…not every band that has an extended guitar solo sounds like the Dead.