||The Velvet Underground is
considered by many to be one of the most influential bands in rock history.
Most noted are the band's effects on the progression of punk. It
is argued that the genre as we know it would not even exist without the
Velvets. The originally included Lou Reed, Moe Tucker, Sterling Morrison,
and John Cale. The band was endorsed by Andy Warhol and became a
staple to his "factory". Interested in more Velvet History?
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