CAMILLE PHILLIPS of THE RAMONAS – Song For Ewe
May31

CAMILLE PHILLIPS of THE RAMONAS – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with CAMILLE PHILLIPS of THE RAMONAS “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 killer drummer from a band originally formed as an all-female tribute to The Ramones. Called The Ramonas they are way more than a covers band, they’re an exciting live whirlwind that makes you want a Gabba Gabba Hey...

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SWEDISH DEATH CANDY – Lucky 7
May31

SWEDISH DEATH CANDY – Lucky 7

SWEDISH DEATH CANDY – 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 another new garage band who are grrr-eat as Tony The Tiger might say. On Hassle Records, Swedish Death Candy have got a touch of Castle Face Records at their core, they remind me a little bit vocally of Brendan Benson (those high Beatles harmonies), and they pack...

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TOM WILCOX of MANIAC SQUAT – Song For Ewe
May30

TOM WILCOX of MANIAC SQUAT – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with TOM WILCOX of MANIAC SQUAT “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 of my best mates! And I don’t say that lightly or nuthink. He is a man who impacts on everyone he meets. Sometimes literally. An incendiary live performer who embodies Iggy Pop & Suggs (and sometimes Buster...

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GALANTS – Lucky 7
May30

GALANTS – Lucky 7

GALANTS – 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 a four piece post pop punk (alliterative and alternative) band from Dublin called Galants. They’ve got a debut 10″ EP called “Evergreen” coming out on Easy Action Records, the home of great reissues by Iggy Pop and T-Rex. FFO Husker Du, The...

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THE COATHANGERS – Lucky 7
May27

THE COATHANGERS – Lucky 7

THE COATHANGERS – 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 Atlanta punk/garage combo and without hesitation they’ve probably chosen the most spot on Lucky 7 for Velvet Sheep fanzine ever – all bands that we would use to sum up our own spirit, so it’s made me love them even more. They’ve been around for...

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