Highly influential album The Velvet Underground and Nico turns 50 this year and to celebrate, VU member John Cale is performing a special concert in Liverpool England on Friday (5/26). If you'd like to see him do it a little closer to the home of the album, you're in luck. Cale will perform in full at Brooklyn Academy of Music on November 16 & 17. It's part of BAM's 2017 Next Wave Festival and he'll be performing it with The Wordless Orchestra and special guests still to be announced. Then on November 18 at BAM, Cale will perform a concert with Wordless Orchestra celebrating his 75th birthday, featuring music from throughout his career.

2017 Next Wave Festival subscriptions are on sale June 19 (June 5 for BAM Members). Single tickets for all Next Wave Festival shows go on sale Aug 7 (July 24 for BAM Members).

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