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Alan Vega

Alan Vega
Born: Jan 1, 1938 in Brooklyn, NY
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Genre: Pop/Rock, Classical
Biography: One half of the seminal electronic duo Suicide, Alan Vega was born in Brooklyn, NY, in 1948. He began his career as a visual artist, gaining notoriety for his "light sculptures"; eventually Vega opened his own lower Manhattan gallery space, which he dubbed the Project of Living Artists. The Project served ...Read full biography
Cubist Blues
Released: 1996
Label: Thirsty Ear
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In 1996, the fine Thirsty Ear label -- never motivated by commerce, always driven by the need to issue what was new, odd, and fresh, even if it is that rare freakish and fractured thing -- released Cubist ...Read full review
Saturn Strip
Released: 1983
Label: Elektra
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By the time of his third solo album, Suicide frontman Alan Vega had decided he wanted to escape the art punk ghetto he had been confined to and seek the mainstream success that had eluded Suicide. So, ...Read full review
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