MIMI STAR of MY LIFE WITH THE THRILL KILL KULT – Song For Ewe
May31

MIMI STAR of MY LIFE WITH THE THRILL KILL KULT – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with MIMI STAR of MY LIFE WITH THE THRILL KILL KULT “SONG FOR EWE” is the feature where artists & music people beloved by VELVET SHEEP choose an obscure song they’ve been listening to that day. Today it’s a brazen bass warrior. She could be straight out of Mad Max (way, way beyond the thunderdome) or Bond’s next evil villain (beyond the Thunderball). She is the definition of kickass. She’s played...

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MICHAEL ROTHER of NEU! & KRAFTWERK – Song For Ewe
May27

MICHAEL ROTHER of NEU! & KRAFTWERK – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with MICHAEL ROTHER of NEU! & KRAFTWERK “SONG FOR EWE” is the feature where artists & music people beloved by VELVET SHEEP choose an obscure song they’ve been listening to that day. Legend is an over-used term, but rarely is it more deserved than for today’s esteemed guest. A real musical alchemist, electronic pioneer, mould-breaking engineer. He sounded new then and he sounds new now, a one time member of...

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EXCLUSIVE MIX – V.S. Versus Stef Grindley – BIG BLAST FOR YOUTH, Spring 2016
May27

EXCLUSIVE MIX – V.S. Versus Stef Grindley – BIG BLAST FOR YOUTH, Spring 2016

EXCLUSIVE MIX – V.S. VERSUS Stef Grindley: BIG BLAST FOR YOUTH, Spring 2016 For the eleventh incendiary episode in a series of mixes which pitch Velvet Sheep versus some of our favourite musical compadres… Today it’s another cerebral cortex smasher from Stef Grindley, the graphic designer, garage rocker, all round nice guy triple threat. Part of the ColdRice collective from the second city, this is Stef’s second mix for VS, and...

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JAMES LEG of BLACK DIAMOND HEAVIES – Song For Ewe
May25

JAMES LEG of BLACK DIAMOND HEAVIES – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with JAMES LEG of BLACK DIAMOND HEAVIES “SONG FOR EWE” is the feature where artists & music people beloved by VELVET SHEEP choose an obscure song they’ve been listening to that day. Today it’s a man of many names and many great bands, but every sinew rock & roll. A garage head once the “low man on the totem pole”, keyboardist and tail end charlie for The Immortal Lee County Killers (ILCK line up mark...

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MYRA POWER of SLANT 6 – Song For Ewe
May24

MYRA POWER of SLANT 6 – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with MYRA POWER of SLANT 6 “SONG FOR EWE” is the feature where artists & music people beloved by VELVET SHEEP choose an obscure song they’ve been listening to that day. Today it’s the bassist and vocalist from a Washington DC, Dischord records punk band Slant 6, whose 1994 debut record “Soda Pop * Rip Off” was stark but stylish. The cover photo was so distinctive that when I saw a young lady in my...

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