Performer Matches: Sterling Morrison, Van Morrison
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Sterling Morrison
"...Sterling Morrison was in the Velvet Underground longer than any..."

Sept. 8, 1995 Music Feature

Waiting for the Man: Sterling Morrison Tribute 2000
"...[Sterling Morrison], the Velvet Underground co-founder who moved to Austin..."

March 3, 2017 Features Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Velvet Underdog
Sterling Morrison: An Oral History With Interviews
"...On the night of May 17, 1979, Sterling Morrison and John Cale stood in a La Quinta..."

March 17, 2000 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

The Pink Pick
Kate Messer remembers when she first met Velvet Underground guitarist Sterling Morrison and they bonded over the Gibson SG like a couple of guitar geeks.
"...of my palm. "Ooh, pink! I'll take this one!" Sterling grinned wildly as he picked up the SG, sat..."

March 17, 2000 Features Feature by Kate X Messer

Sonic Boomers and Bizarros
Hole in the Wall's anniversary weekend reunites the Bizarros
"...Mike, and Bellamy were joined by Speedy Sparks and Sterling Morrison.”..."

June 11, 2009 Music Post by Margaret Moser

Sterling Morrison: The Velvet Underdog Panel, Austin Convention Center
Thursday Day
"...Sterling Morrison: The Velvet Underdog PanelAustin Convention Center For John..."

March 17, 2000 Music Feature by Greg Beets

A Time of Recognition
An excerpt from John Cale's new autobiography, What's Welsh for Zen?
"...Frankly, it just wasn't enough. John Cale's four-song Sterling Morrison tribute during this year's Austin Music Awards, a..."

April 14, 2000 Music Feature by Victor Bockris

Lou Reed’s Rock & Roll Heart
Saved by that which he revolutionized
"...wish I’d been there. That’s when I heard guitarist Sterling Morrison was living in Austin, studying for his doctorate..."

Oct. 28, 2013 Music Post by Bill Bentley

On Ondine on Film: Editor's Cut
This is an extended version of the story that ran in the print edition.
"...Ondine visited with Sterling Morrison, the former Velvet Underground guitarist who, when he..."

Oct. 17, 2003 Screens Feature by Louis Black

Page Two: Sitting on the Dock of the Bay Watching the Tide Roll Away
The Chronicle at 35
" Ondine Story in Three Parts: Original founding member Sterling Morrison left the Velvet Underground in August 1971. He..."

Sept. 2, 2016 Column by Louis Black

In Between Days
At the Crossroads of the 1999-2000 Austin Music Awards.
" the new century with us, Doug Sahm and Sterling Morrison, and it only underscores how musical legacies reverberate..."

March 10, 2000 Music Feature by Christopher Gray

On Ondine on Film
The pope and the artist, the hotel and the factory
"...While in Austin, Ondine visited with Sterling Morrison, the former Velvet Underground guitarist who, when he..."

Oct. 17, 2003 Screens Feature by Louis Black

Back Door Man
A profile of Bill Bentley, former Austin Sun writer, current music industry impresario, and producer of tribute albums of Roky Erickson and Skip Spence
"...Bill Campbell, Ike Ritter, and Velvet Underground founding member Sterling Morrison. The event that really changed Bentley's life occurred..."

Dec. 17, 1999 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Page Two: Leaving It Up to Her
On Margaret Moser: Happy together, then, now, and forever
" pay tribute to Velvet Underground bandmate (and ex-Austinite) Sterling Morrison by performing with Alejandro Escovedo had been a..."

June 30, 2017 Column by Louis Black

Page Two: Let Us Pray and Play Guitar
The revolution is ongoing, the revolution is daily
"...(perhaps a word never used in association with him) Sterling Morrison. Who blamed the failure of the Velvet Underground..."

April 22, 2016 Column by Louis Black

Lust for Life
Ahhh … the good old daze
"...upcoming Armadillo show. I already knew Austin's resident ex-Velvet, Sterling Morrison, and had no plans to attend...."

Aug. 11, 2000 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

35 Years of the Austin Music Awards
Living in a dream
"...of Austin music that died the previous November, and Sterling Morrison, founding member of the Velvet Underground who’d quietly..."

March 3, 2017 Features Feature by Doug Freeman

Off the Record
Spiros closes and now Room 710, too? Meanwhile, the Bizarros' long, strange trip returns them to the Hole in the Wall.
"...a legendary ringer in their corner, Velvet Underground guitarist Sterling Morrison, who played with the band for several years..."

June 12, 2009 Music Column by Austin Powell

Margaret Moser Tribute: Alejandro Escovedo
“Her love for the Velvet Underground and John Cale was the same as I had”
"...the [Austin Music Awards] when we paid tribute to Sterling Morrison with John Cale. That was one of the..."

June 30, 2017 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

Page Two: You Always Remember the Dance
First steps, two step
"...Ondine, Sterling Morrison, Paul Bartel, Ken­neth Anger, and Demme passed through..."

Sept. 25, 2015 Column by Louis Black

Page Two
It was 20 years ago today, Ed Lowry taught the gang to play.
"...Factory, not only stayed with us but also had Sterling Morrison over, who for the first time since I..."

Oct. 14, 2005 Column by Louis Black

John Cale's strange relationship with Austin and Alejandro Escovedo
"...performed in the Seventies. Then there's this history with Sterling [Morrison] and Alejandro; Austin's musical community is very different..."

Oct. 29, 2004 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

No Dominion
A partial roll call of people who died in 2003.
"...Who Died." When former Austinite and Velvet Underground founder Sterling Morrison died in 1995, he was remembered by bandmate..."

Dec. 26, 2003 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Nico Icon
"...the bad girls.” Other well-known interviewees include John Cale, Sterling Morrison, Viva, Billy Name, Danny Fields, and Jackson Browne...."

May 3, 1996 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Austin Music Awards, Austin Music Hall
Wednesday Night
"...question all week had been "What time is the Sterling Morrison set?," after Willis was finished, a mob of..."

March 17, 2000 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

Not Fade Away
The 2004 / 05 Austin Music Awards. In a word, roots.
"...... thing. Before going to Paris to die, Jim Morrison put a name on it: "Texas Radio and the..."

March 11, 2005 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

50 Margaret Moser Cover Stories
"...“Velvet Underdog: Sterling Morrison” Cover illustration by Billy Perkins..."

June 29, 2017 Photo Gallery

HOF Hopefuls
"...Lonely Boys, Barbara Lynn, Pee Wee Crayton, Al Kooper, Sterling Morrison, the Bizarros, Blind Willie Johnson, Joe Sublett, Major..."

March 13, 2017 Postmarks

Austin Music Awards Show Performers 1983-2016
Every AMA performance lineup of the past 34 years
"...Ray Wylie Hubbard, Shawn Sahm & Friends, Texas Trumpets; Sterling Morrison tribute: John Cale, Alejandro Escovedo, Tosca String Quartet..."

March 3, 2017 Features Feature

Playback: 35 Years of Chronicle Music Covers
We wade through the roughly 300 issues stamped with the mug of a musician
"...Sterling Morrison (3/17/00)..."

Sept. 2, 2016 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

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