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Warhol on Vinyl – Opening night

Here are some pictures from the members only opening of the exhibition. Intermixed with these are screen captures from the videos that play in loops. They include Velvet Underground footage, the Ultra Violet cover shoot film, and the videos for … Continue reading

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Warhol in Vinyl – the billboard

This was one of the coolest things about the promotion for the exhibition. Cranbrook Art Museum had never utilized a billboard before. For those who might be familiar with Detroit, these billboards were displayed on I-75 and I-94 throughout June … Continue reading

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Warhol on Vinyl – In Progress

Here are some photos snapped as the exhibition was still being installed.

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Blondie Greatest Hits Deluxe Redux

Just to show that there will probably never be a definitive list of covers using Warhol’s work, along comes a brand new record with authorized Warhol images, and even a photo of him taking the iconic portrait photo of Debbie … Continue reading

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Story of Moondog – Original cover

I have posted the reissue before, but here is the original, just in time to be added to the Warhol on Vinyl show at Cranbrook.

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Porgy and Bess

This one is a bit controversial, but I’m including it in the blog (and in the Warhol on Vinyl show at Cranbrook). Paul MarĂ©chal is not convinced this is a genuine Warhol cover, and I don’t believe he will add … Continue reading

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Warhol’s Birthday

Regular readers of this blog will notice my extended absence from posting. The run up to the Warhol on Vinyl show at Cranbrook really took a lot out of me. I have photos from the show and its promotional activity, … Continue reading

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1 Month to Go – Warhol on Vinyl

The exhibition is taking shape, and the promotion for this show is really impressive. Cranbrook Art Museum will be running a digital billboard on two of the most traveled interstates in Michigan. Here is the billboard design: Additionally, the banner … Continue reading

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Velvet Underground – NYC

Okay, I know I said I was just about finished with this obsessive collection, but I’m still on the lookout for covers I didn’t know about. I found this VU bootleg from a seller in Japan. Right there on the … Continue reading

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Two Months and Counting

Well, we’re exactly two months from the members preview opening of Warhol on Vinyl – the Record Covers 1949-1987+ at the Cranbrook Art Museum in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. Right now the Graduate Degree Show is up and there was a … Continue reading

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