JOE THOMPSON of HEY COLOSSUS – Song For Ewe
May31

JOE THOMPSON of HEY COLOSSUS – Song For Ewe

“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 founder member and spokesperson for Hey Colossus one of the finest rock & roll bands currently operating in this country IMO (and reputationally) one of the fiercest on the continent. From London and also the South West, and active in varying line ups since 2003 they...

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CLAIRE ENGLAND of DUDE YORK – Song For Ewe
May30

CLAIRE ENGLAND of DUDE YORK – Song For Ewe

Dude York photo by Eleanor Petry “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 singer and bassist of an FM power punk trio from Seattle called Dude York. Full of heady Buzzcocks style love sick yearning, Heavenly-esque introspection and Rival Schools style chords, it’s like bubblegum pop with a heady...

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JADE McINALLY of jade imagine – Song For Ewe
May30

JADE McINALLY of jade imagine – Song For Ewe

“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 dead cool, deadpan singer songwriter in a nifty lo-fi art pop band from Melbourne called jade imagine. Signed to Courtney Barnett’s Milk! Records for their debut EP in 2017, they went on tour last year with Julia Jacklin and have also linked up with London...

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ADRIENNE DAVIES of EARTH – Song For Ewe
May29

ADRIENNE DAVIES of EARTH – Song For Ewe

Earth photograph by Sean Stout “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 seismic, monolithic duophonic avant noise band Earth who are into their third decade and have just released a high watermark album (among a tsunami of titles) called “Full Upon Her Burning Lips” on the...

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IRAH – Song For Ewe
May24

IRAH – Song For Ewe

Irah photo by Jakob Steen “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 an ensemble effort by a band called Irah that consists of Adi Zukanović and Stine Grøn. Adi was born in Sarajevo but at the age of four when war broke out in the Balkans, fled with his family to Denmark. He sought solace in tinkling away at a...

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