JESS BISHOP – Song For Ewe
Oct27

JESS BISHOP – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with JESS BISHOP  “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 folk singer-songwriter with a lightness of touch, underpinned by steely determination and timeless quality. She supported Max Rafferty of The Kooks on a European tour, which resulted in him and Nick Brine (Bruce...

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TERRY – Lucky 7
Oct27

TERRY – Lucky 7

TERRY – 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 not a random geezer called Terry, it’s a four piece from Melbourne, Australia, collectively called Terry. Singularly they are called: Amy Hill, Xanthe Waite (also of the Mick Harvey Band), Al Montfort and Zephyr Pavey – which are far more exotic monikers. They a garage band...

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BEAUTY SLEEP – Lucky 7
Oct16

BEAUTY SLEEP – Lucky 7

BEAUTY SLEEP – 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 a trio from Belfast who got together after using fridge magnets to concoct rude words at a house party, which is only to be admired, and belies the somnambulant dreaminess of their name Beauty Sleep. Like The Wave Machines meet the Go Team and concocted in the Stereolab they are...

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CHARLOTTE CARPENTER – Lucky 7
Oct11

CHARLOTTE CARPENTER – Lucky 7

CHARLOTTE CARPENTER – 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… Blues music comes in many forms. It’s a feeling and an expression; a purity through sound that gets right to the core of the listener and directly delivers the emotion and message in the music. Northampton-born musician Charlotte Carpenter understands this more than most. She’s...

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