I Shot Andy Warhol
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CD Atlantic (TAG 92690) 1996

1. Season of the Witch (Luna)
2. Do You Believe in Magic (The Lovin' Spoonful)
3. Love is All Around (R.E.M.)
4. Burned (Wilco)
5. Itchycoo Park (Ben Lee)
6. Sunshine Superman (Jewel)
7. Mais Que Nada (Sergio Mendes and Brasil 66)
8. Gimi a Little Break (Love)
9. Sensitive Euro Man (Pavement)
10. Kick out the Jams (MC5)
11. I'll Keep it with Mine (Bettie Serveert)
12. Demons (Yo La Tengo)
13. I Shot Andy Warhol Suite (John Cale)

Notes: Yo La Tengo actually appears in the movie as the Velvet Underground and played at the opening of the Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh. Demons is a new original song.

Details from Matador's Annotated Discography:

Ms. Tara Key: Being on the movie set was like waking up at a carnival without my glasses, scratching my head and wondering if I had passed out or gotten rolled. The whole set was wrapped in the traditional Factory (tm) Reynolds reflective material and I had been deprived of my prescription eyewear by wardrobe, so all the colors and shapes and reflections of people just bounced around the whole time. In fact, my visit to wardrobe was interesting in that I became a xerox of myself...I walked in wearing my black leather jacket, black jeans, a smart pair of beaten down Byrdsy boots, a black shirt and sunglasses (mine). I was asked to disrobe and don...a black leather jacket, black jeans, a black shirt and sunglasses (theirs). The boots were deemed "fab" and stayed.

I have to admit a perverse pleasure in having someone run over at a third party's beckoning to straighten one hair on my head. Someone needs to shout "wardrobe" at me every morning!

Anyway...since I was "in character", I could not see for two days - which was very cool combined with the effects of sprints around the block for "refreshments" every few hours...even more trippy, and, I like to think, in tune with the true spirit of the time portrayed (since the party joints in the movie were mere tobacco -- I know, because they were rolled by the prop person and myself). I also enjoyed seeing Donovan the Younger "jam out" on my prized Gretsch guitar (the beauty queen of my collection who was, indeed, "ready for `her' closeup, Mr. DeMille") during breaks in filming. To think that the same hands which had wielded a whip violently and extremely close to my head moments earlier could caress its neck with such sweetness!

I also enjoyed Ira's sideburns immensely - kinda like what he would have looked like pitching for the Athletics in the 70's. When Billy Name (the real one) was led by the film makers to inspect the replica closet where in real life he had spent months without coming out, it was a definite waitress on the catsup bottle holding a tray with a catsup bottle with a waitress holding a tray with a catsup bottle with a waitress (etc.) moment.


Georgia Hubley - Singing, Drums
Ira Kaplan - Singing, Guitar
James McNew - Bass
Tara Key - Guitar
Roger Moutenot - Producer