TARA CLERKIN – Song For Ewe
Apr28

TARA CLERKIN – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with TARA CLERKIN “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 a singer who loves a bit of lo-fi country, folk wonkiness and psych skronkiness. She’s got a debut album called “Hello” coming out in a couple of weeks on Bristol labels Stolen Body and Howling Owl. She is a startling talent...

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FUJIYA & MIYAGI – Lucky 7
Apr26

FUJIYA & MIYAGI – Lucky 7

FUJIYA & MIYAGI – Lucky 7 LUCKY 7 is the feature where we ask artists to name their 6 favourite songs by others, and a lucky 7th song of their own… Today, is the turn of Brighton based kosmiche electro band Fujiya & Miyagi who have just released their 6th (self-titled) album on Objects of Desire, which has been made up of 3 pre-emptive EP strikes, which even on vinyl fit seamlessly together (literally). They’ve got...

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PONTIAK – Lucky 7
Apr14

PONTIAK – Lucky 7

PONTIAK – Lucky 7 LUCKY 7 is the feature where we ask artists to name their 6 favourite songs by others, and a lucky 7th song of their own… Today, is the turn of three brothers from rural West Virginia who make an unholy racket and have released some excellent records on Chicago’s Thrill Jockey Records, including 2014’s “Innocence” and this year’s cosmically heavy and chin-strokingly erudite...

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GILLIAN GLOVER – Song For Ewe
Apr14

GILLIAN GLOVER – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with GILLIAN GLOVER “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 was born to be in music, only after the doctor who delivered her had to discharge her mum from hospital so he could get to a Christmas party. The daughter of Deep Purple’s Roger Glover, she had her first taste of rock and roll when she...

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LYNDA MANDOLYN of FABULOUS DISASTER – Song For Ewe
Apr13

LYNDA MANDOLYN of FABULOUS DISASTER – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with LYNDA MANDOLYN of FABULOUS DISASTER “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 other guest was singer from the riot grrrl band Fabulous Disaster. Formed in 1998, Fat Mike from NOFX called them the best female punk band of all time, and in a 10 year career they released a slew of...

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