By Andy Warhol
Conceptually detailed, hilarious and scary, often called “pornography” within the big apple instances booklet Review’s unique assessment and as a “work of genius” in Newsweek’s, a: a unique is the best literary manifestation of Andy Warhol’s sensibility.
In the overdue sixties Warhol got down to flip a alternate ebook right into a piece of father artwork, and the outcome used to be this unbelievable account of the famously influential crew of artists, superstars, addicts and freaks who made up the manufacturing facility milieu. produced from audiotapes recorded in and round the manufacturing facility, a: a unique starts off with the very good Ondine popping numerous amphetamines after which follows its characters as they speak with encouraged, speed-driven wit and minimize swaths during the golf equipment, espresso outlets, hospitals, and whorehouses of 1960’s long island.
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"Hellish hymns from Amphetamine Heaven, the vox populi of the Velvet Underground ... those individuals are witty and they're grand, they do poor issues and make lousy comments. Ondine is an East Village prima donna, a hoarder of gossip and finery and orgies and medication. he's filthy, yet he's humorous ... The characters characterize the unusual new category, untermenschen prefigurations of the technological millenium"
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