CASPAR BRÖTZMANN of CASPAR BRÖTZMANN MASSAKER – Song For Ewe
Jan07

CASPAR BRÖTZMANN of CASPAR BRÖTZMANN MASSAKER – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with CASPAR BRÖTZMANN of CASPAR BRÖTZMANN MASSAKER “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 is a guitar virtuoso and majestic noisenik whom I will forever associate with Velvet Sheep fanzine by dint of the fact that when his intrepid trio the Caspar Brötzmann Massaker were in session on John Peel in 1995, Peel...

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PAULA RAE GIBSON & KIT DOWNES – Song For Ewe
Jan04

PAULA RAE GIBSON & KIT DOWNES – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with PAULA RAE GIBSON & KIT DOWNES “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 it’s another collaborative affair. Paula Rae Gibson is a prolific artist notable for her photography, lyricism and wispy and whistful vocals. Paula has released five albums, having previously worked in conjunction with Will...

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SIMA CUNNINGHAM & MACIE STEWART of OHMME – Song For Ewe
Jan02

SIMA CUNNINGHAM & MACIE STEWART of OHMME – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with SIMA CUNNINGHAM & MACIE STEWART of OHMME “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. Starting 2019 with a bang, today’s guest is a two for the price of one offer from a Chicago based instrumentalist noise / improv duo called Ohmme who have a debut album called “Parts” out now on Joyful Noise...

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JOHNY BROWN of BAND OF HOLY JOY – A Midwinter Lucky 7
Dec18

JOHNY BROWN of BAND OF HOLY JOY – A Midwinter Lucky 7

JOHNY BROWN of BAND OF HOLY JOY – A Midwinter Lucky 7 Johny Brown is one of Velvet Sheep’s favourite artists and people full stop. Both with his long-standing and ever-evolving group, the Band of Holy Joy and with his sonic adventures on equally long-running and distinctive Bad Punk radio show on Resonance FM which I was lucky enough to be a guest on last week, Johny is an absolute force for good and with a discerning taste and...

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V.S. WRITERS LUCKY 7 of 2018 – THOMAS “T-BIRD” JONES
Dec18

V.S. WRITERS LUCKY 7 of 2018 – THOMAS “T-BIRD” JONES

V.S. WRITERS Lucky 7 of 2018 – THOMAS “T-BIRD” JONES   Velvet Sheep loves its resident DJ, Thomas “T-Bird” Jones (ColdRice, Swampmeat Family Band, Takin’ Care of Business) and we’re always keen to hear what rocks his world, and so here are his Lucky 7 tunes of the year… 1. David Byrne ‘Gasoline and Dirty Sheets’ David Byrne returns with an album to rival much of his output of the past and the live shows he...

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