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Femme Fatale: The Story of Nico

The story of Nico - Christened Christa Paffgen - the Velvet Underground singer who was immortalised on Andy Warhol's influential album. From January 2009.

Marc Riley tells the story of Christa Paffgen, the German model and actress who would become better known as Nico, the singer with influential 1960s rock band The Velvet Underground. Featuring interviews with her son Ari; her manager during her time in Manchester, Alan Wise; her biographer Richard Witts and John Cale, one of her colleagues in The Velvet Underground; and James Young, author and musician who worked with Nico for six years.

30 minutes

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Fri 8 Dec 2017 01:30