ZEE of QUEEN ZEE – Song for Ewe
Jun28

ZEE of QUEEN ZEE – Song for Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with ZEE of QUEEN ZEE “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. Having previously blessed us with their Lucky 7, today’s guest is Zee, band leader of the phenomenal Queen Zee. I first saw Queen Zee support Marmozets earlier this year. For me however, Queen Zee were the headline act. Since then I’ve been telling...

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FUTURE WAR BRIDE – Lucky 7
Jun27

FUTURE WAR BRIDE – Lucky 7

FUTURE WAR BRIDE – 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… The mystic melodies, the echo-drenched drums, the erotic lick of sitar and the multi-tracked vocals are enough to let even the casual consumers of Future War Bride’s debut album Majahua know they are in for a psychedelic trip. But anyone who thinks Future War Bride are just another...

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ANGELINE MORRISON of WE ARE MUFFY – Song For Ewe
Jun22

ANGELINE MORRISON of WE ARE MUFFY – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with ANGELINE MORRISON of WE ARE MUFFY “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 the windswept and whimsical duo from Cornwall, We Are Muffy whose new album “The Charcoal Pool” is out on Tapete Records on 20th July. Along with Nick Duffy of The Lilac Time and Bait, our guest...

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THE ESSEX GREEN – Lucky 7
Jun20

THE ESSEX GREEN – Lucky 7

THE ESSEX GREEN – 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 Brooklyn band of Lush / St. Etienne style sophisticates The Essex Green, with a new album called “Hardly Electronic” due on 29th June via Merge Records. They’ve been going since 1998 with four albums between ’99 and ’06 and were associated with the...

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ANNE GARNER – Song For Ewe
Jun20

ANNE GARNER – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with ANNE GARNER “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 singer of great portent and evocative atmosphere. I first became aware of her via Velvet Sheep patron saint (sir?) Johny Brown of the Band of Holy Joy when he chose the song “Your Name” as part of a Lucky 7 song playlist to...

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