HARRY JORDAN of HARRY & THE HOWLERS – Song For Ewe
Dec19

HARRY JORDAN of HARRY & THE HOWLERS – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with HARRY JORDAN of HARRY & THE HOWLERS “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 given props by the mighty soul singer Wanda Jackson (during her recent Jack White produced resurgence) after she covered Wanda’s classic “Let’s Have A Party” – “what a...

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VOYAGES – Lucky 7
Dec18

VOYAGES – Lucky 7

VOYAGES – 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… Welcome to the new music of Voyages, a blend of 60’s pop with succulent, golden harmonies and much needed warmth as we all head into the hibernating months of winter. This family of five, hailing from Bath, released their debut LP on December 7th with five fledgling tracks under the guise of ‘New...

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TABLE SCRAPS – Lucky 7
Dec13

TABLE SCRAPS – Lucky 7

TABLE SCRAPS – 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 best new garage band in Britain. From Birmingham, Table Scraps features an old Velvet Sheep mate, Scott Abbott, who played at VS when it was a club night nearly ten years ago, both with band The Big Bang and Vinny & The Curse. Table Scraps is Scott, TJ and Poppy...

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HILMA NIKOLAISEN – Song For Ewe
Dec12

HILMA NIKOLAISEN – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with HILMA NIKOLAISEN “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 used to play bass in her brother’s noisepop band Serena-Maneesh on 4AD records and is a Norwegian songwriter and chanteuse who has just released a sleigh bell smattered, ho, ho, ho-ing slice of pop genius called “Merrily...

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MJ HIBBETT & THE VALIDATORS – A Xmas Song For Ewe
Dec11

MJ HIBBETT & THE VALIDATORS – A Xmas Song For Ewe

“A XMAS SONG FOR EWE” with MJ HIBBETT of MJ HIBBETT & THE VALIDATORS “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 VS hero, having played twice when Velvet Sheep was a club night, chosen the 200th ever “song for ewe” and writing a song for my wonderful wife’s birthday once (with me on...

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