GARY WALKER of WIIIJA RECORDS – Song For Ewe
Oct21

GARY WALKER of WIIIJA RECORDS – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with GARY WALKER of WIIIJA RECORDS “SONG FOR EWE” is the feature where artists beloved by VELVET SHEEP choose an obscure song they’ve been listening to that day. Today’s guest is someone who was really, really important to the early days of Velvet Sheep fanzine. Someone who gave me records, made me coffee and let me interview people  ad hoc on the phone and at his house many a time, a regular and instantly recognisable...

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LUCKY 7 SPECIAL – EVIL BLIZZARD!
Oct19

LUCKY 7 SPECIAL – EVIL BLIZZARD!

Rebellious, loud and rammed with killer riffs, Evil Blizzard’s new album ‘Everybody Come To Church’ is a crazy, funky, alien-metal corker with a dollop of ska thrown in for sexy measure. They also look awesome, scary but awesome. The masks raise the obvious Slipknot comparisons but this is Slipknot done Preston style – laced with dark humour and being far creepier, they’re Slipknot if they were spawned...

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DERMOT O’SULLIVAN of YEAH YEAH NOH – Song For Ewe
Oct16

DERMOT O’SULLIVAN of YEAH YEAH NOH – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with DERMOT O’SULLIVAN of YEAH YEAH NOH “SONG FOR EWE” is the feature where artists beloved by VELVET SHEEP choose an obscure song they’ve been listening to that day. Today’s guest is the bassist and sometime guitarist with a Leicester “un-pop” band that were born when trad rock died in the Thatcher-era 80s British indie scene as so superbly documented by The Membranes’ John Robb. Peel favs Yeah...

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EXCLUSIVE MIX – V.S. VERSUS M.I.L.O. DROID!
Oct09

EXCLUSIVE MIX – V.S. VERSUS M.I.L.O. DROID!

EXCLUSIVE MIX – V.S. VERSUS M.I.L.O. DROID! For the sixth explosive episode in a series of mixes which pitch Velvet Sheep versus some of our favourite musical compadres… Today’s comes from someone who is not human, and is not DEVO either. But he is the biggest robot diva, since Metal Mickey (ask your English parents). He once played Velvet Sheep club night at the Whitechapel gallery with the most excellent Birmingham...

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