HEATHER WOODS BRODERICK – Song For Ewe
Feb14

HEATHER WOODS BRODERICK – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with HEATHER WOODS BRODERICK  “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 perfectly poised singer songwriter with delicate heft from Brooklyn and now based in Oregon. She has played in Efterklang, Horse Feathers, the live bands of Laura Gibson, Lisa Hannigan, and Damien Jurado, and has also been a...

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MIKI BERENYI of PIROSHKA and LUSH – Song For Ewe
Feb13

MIKI BERENYI of PIROSHKA and LUSH – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with MIKI BERENYI of PIROSHKA and LUSH “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 bona fide indie rock legend as the vocalist/guitarist of iconic 4AD band Lush. Now in a new band called Piroshka, with former Moose guitarist KJ “Moose” McKillop, Modern English bassist Mick Conroy and...

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LULU LEWIS – Lucky 7
Feb12

LULU LEWIS – Lucky 7

LULU LEWIS – 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 return of an ice cool yet white hot band from New York that we’ve been keen on for a while now on the verge of releasing their debut album on Ilegalia Records. As satisfying as an Oreo cheesecake at the Figaro cafe, as biting as a glug of Bourbon, Lulu Lewis –...

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QUEEN ZEE – Debut Album Review
Feb08

QUEEN ZEE – Debut Album Review

QUEEN ZEE – Debut Album Review I have a theory that the best new bands are LBQT+. It’s a bold statement but if you know people might not accept you, it must be incredibly liberating not to have to try. And when boundaries do need to be broken down, what better way to do it than with the anthemic excellence delivered on Queen Zee’s debut album. After discovering Queen Zee on tour we described them as “Like that...

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JASON CARTY of MARKERS – Song For Ewe
Feb06

JASON CARTY of MARKERS – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with JASON CARTY of MARKERS “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 studied instrumental twin guitar noise band Markers. Along with Jodie Cox (from the band Ursa), Jason Carty (Geiger Counter) both came from London math rock bands in the late 90s/early 00’s and were associated with...

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