DELILAH HOLLIDAY of SKINNY GIRL DIET – Song For Ewe
Jan31

DELILAH HOLLIDAY of SKINNY GIRL DIET – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with DELILAH HOLLIDAY of SKINNY GIRL DIET “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 half of DIY punk band who’ve featured on these pages before, Skinny Girl Diet. With her sister Ursula Holliday, her band’s first ever gig (in 2014) was supporting that atypical girl and absolute hero,...

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MARISSA PATERNOSTER of SCREAMING FEMALES – Song For Ewe
Jan26

MARISSA PATERNOSTER of SCREAMING FEMALES – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with MARISSA PATERNOSTER of SCREAMING FEMALES “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 singer-guitarist of New Jersey power punk trio Screaming Females about to release their seventh album “All At Once” (23 Feb) on Don Giovanni Records. With staccato guitar interjections around a rumbling...

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WARREN MANSFIELD of MEATRAFFLE – Song For Ewe
Jan19

WARREN MANSFIELD of MEATRAFFLE – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with WARREN MANSFIELD of MEATRAFFLE “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 the de facto leader of the most joyfully chaotic band since The Cravats, the most lyrically vital since the Sleaford Mods (granted that wasn’t long ago), the most brain-scratchingly cerebral since PiL, the most...

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CHRIS BROKAW of COME & CODEINE – Song For Ewe
Jan17

CHRIS BROKAW of COME & CODEINE – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with CHRIS BROKAW of COME & CODEINE “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 someone I interviewed for the first time, back in 1994 for the original Velvet Sheep fanzine (when it was an A4 xerox zine) at the Columbia Hotel in London when he was writing and playing guitar in the band Come, circa...

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KEVIN RUTMANIS of COWS – Song For Ewe
Jan12

KEVIN RUTMANIS of COWS – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with KEVIN RUTMANIS of COWS “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 bassist and founder member of Minneapolis band Cows whose records on Amphetamine Reptile Records like “Sexy Pee Story” and “Cunning Stunts” combined narky volume with sarky humour, and he’s also played...

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