DANA WACHS of VORHEES – Song For Ewe
Jan31

DANA WACHS of VORHEES – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with  DANA WACHS of VORHEES “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’s guest categorises themselves as “sound reinforcement”, “composer”, “creative music consultant” and “production management” and in her work as Vorhees, she’s also a haunting raconteur and...

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KENDRA FROST of KITE BASE – Song For Ewe
Jan30

KENDRA FROST of KITE BASE – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with  KENDRA FROST of KITE BASE “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’s guest is one half of an incredible and otherworldly duo called Kite Base which consists of  two bass, electronics & vox. A “Kite Base” is also an opening origami fold “to generate a fertile foundation for...

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FLISS KITSON of NIGHTINGALES – Song For Ewe
Jan29

FLISS KITSON of NIGHTINGALES – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with FLISS KITSON of NIGHTINGALES “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’s guest the third in a series this week of members of the misfits’ misfits and Midlands snotty heroes,  the Nightingales. Forget your January blues, a brand new EP called “Become Not Becoming” by said Nightingales...

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NIGHTINGALES “BECOME NOT BECOMING” EP – Review
Jan27

NIGHTINGALES “BECOME NOT BECOMING” EP – Review

NIGHTINGALES ‘Become Not Becoming’ (Tiny Global Productions) To conclude our Nightingales week on Velvet Sheep, today the new record is out, and it’s a fizzing firecracker as befits a record whose opening lyrics are “don’t wanna be all work and no play” and whose opening song has the self-effacing title “B-Side At Best”. Not only are Robert Lloyd’s lyrics always playfully sardonic, they are...

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ROBERT LLOYD of NIGHTINGALES – Song For Ewe
Jan26

ROBERT LLOYD of NIGHTINGALES – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with ROBERT LLOYD of NIGHTINGALES “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’s guest is the fourth in a series this week of members of the wilfully obtuse, brilliantly lopsided, sonically superior band the Nightingales. As said in the last part, a brand new EP called “Become Not Becoming” by said Nightingales...

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