NICHOLAS BLINCOE – Song For Ewe
Sep05

NICHOLAS BLINCOE – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with NICHOLAS BLINCOE “SONG FOR EWE” is the feature where artists & music related people beloved by VELVET SHEEP choose an obscure song they’ve been listening to that day. Today it’s an esteemed Manchester author who I first saw reading from the first of his Manchester trilogy, 1995’s hard-boiled Hacienda classic Acid Casuals, at the Disobey event (what Paul Smith from Blast First, it’s promoter...

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THE G-O-D – Lucky 7
Sep04

THE G-O-D – Lucky 7

THE G-O-D – 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 it’s the new band of Manchester rock icon, the inimitable Funky Si, Simon Wolstonecroft along with pal Chris Bridgett, who together make up The G-O-D.  You know this, but Si was first drummer in The Smiths (and it’s predecessor Freak Party), best drummer in The Fall, in an early...

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