JULIA SHAPIRO – Song For Ewe
Apr30

JULIA SHAPIRO – Song For Ewe

Julia Shapiro “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 Chastity Belt singer/guitarist who has a debut solo album called “Perfect Version” out on June 14th on Hardly Art Records. Written in a dark moment of unravelling, introspection and reawakening after a tumultous cancelled band tour, it’s...

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JOHNY BROWN (BAND OF HOLY JOY) – NEW RECORD “SLURRED WORDS”
Apr26

JOHNY BROWN (BAND OF HOLY JOY) – NEW RECORD “SLURRED WORDS”

Great Velvet Sheep pal, punk, polemic and poet, the erudite and ebullient Johny Brown (Band of Holy Joy) has a curious and eclectic new record incoming ahead of the much anticipated in these quarters follow up to VS album of the year “Funambulist We Love You” (due in the summer and called “Neon Primitives”). If you’ve heard Johny’s long-standing, incredible radio show “BAD PUNK” on...

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HENGE – Lucky 7
Apr24

HENGE – Lucky 7

HENGE – 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… HENGE is a band of extra-terrestrials that bring with them the sacred sounds of Cosmic Dross – a musical form known in other parts of the universe that has, until now, never been heard on Planet Earth. There are no human words to adequately describe the Cosmic Dross experience. Before he died one...

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CHARLOTTE CORNFIELD – Song For Ewe
Apr24

CHARLOTTE CORNFIELD – Song For Ewe

Charlotte Cornfield by Jenna Ledger “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-songwriter from Toronto whose new album “The Shape Of Your Name” came out on 5th April via Next Door Records. They’ve toured extensively supporting the likes of Broken Social Scene, Daniel Romano and Sam Amidon...

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IMPERIAL WAX – BRAND NEW TRACK – UK EXCLUSIVE!
Apr10

IMPERIAL WAX – BRAND NEW TRACK – UK EXCLUSIVE!

Imperial Wax by Elmore Imperial Wax is the new band of the last and longest serving line-up of The Fall: battle-hardened messrs Dave Spurr, Pete Greenway and Keiron Melling plus lean as a whippet Sam Curran from newish punk band Black Pudding. Velvet Sheep are already massive fans of their street brawling garage rockabilly noise leanings and we strongly recommend you check them out with your own eyes and ears at a venue near you in...

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