John Cale
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1942-03-09
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John Cale Biography (Wikipedia)

John Davies Cale, OBE (born 9 March 1942) is a Welsh musician, composer, singer-songwriter and record producer who was a founding member of the American experimental rock band the Velvet Underground.

Though best known for his work in rock music, Cale has worked in various genres including drone and classical, and studied music at Goldsmiths College, University of London. Since leaving the Velvet Underground in 1968 he has released approximately 30 albums. Of his solo work, Cale is perhaps best known for his album Paris 1919, and his cover version of Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah", plus his mid-1970s Island Records trilogy of albums: Fear, Slow Dazzle and Helen of Troy.

Cale has produced or collaborated with Lou Reed, Nico, La Monte Young, John Cage, Terry Riley, Hector Zazou, Cranes, Nick Drake, Mike Heron, Kevin Ayers, Brian Eno, Patti Smith, the Stooges, Lio, the Modern Lovers, Art Bergmann, Manic Street Preachers and frontman James Dean Bradfield, Super Furry Animals, Marc Almond, Element of Crime, Squeeze, Happy Mondays, LCD Soundsystem, the Replacements, Siouxsie and the Banshees and Animal Collective. He produced the first albums of the Stooges, the Modern Lovers, Patti Smith, Squeeze, and Happy Mondays.

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I Keep A Close Watch
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I Keep A Close Watch
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Fear (Radio 1 Session, 1 May 1975)
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Fear (Radio 1 Session, 1 May 1975)
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You Know More Than I Know (John Peel session, 5 Jan 1975)
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You Know More Than I Know (John Peel session, 5 Jan 1975)
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Taking It All Away (John Peel session, 5 Jan 1975)
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Taking It All Away (John Peel session, 5 Jan 1975)
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Darling I Need You (Radio 1 Session, 1 May 1975)
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Darling I Need You (Radio 1 Session, 1 May 1975)
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Close Watch (Music For A New Society)
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Close Watch (Music For A New Society)
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Child's Christmas In Wales
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Child's Christmas In Wales
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Prelude
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Prelude
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Close Watch (M:Fans Version)
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Close Watch (M:Fans Version)
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Ar Lan y Mor
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Ar Lan y Mor
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