V.S. WRITERS LUCKY 7 of 2017 – NICK HUTCHINGS
Dec01

V.S. WRITERS LUCKY 7 of 2017 – NICK HUTCHINGS

V.S. WRITERS Lucky 7 of 2017 – NICK HUTCHINGS Everybody loves lists this time of year right, so who are we to buck the trend? Velvet Sheep asks it’s trio of writers for their Lucky 7 tunes of the year, and stepping up to the oche, into the breach, up to his neck, is VS fanzine creator and captain Nick Hutchings (seen above in his TV job – no it wasn’t a Kleenex commercial). And since that’s me, I will stop talking in...

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V.S. WRITERS LUCKY 7 of 2017 – THOMAS “T-BIRD” JONES
Nov21

V.S. WRITERS LUCKY 7 of 2017 – THOMAS “T-BIRD” JONES

V.S. WRITERS Lucky 7 of 2017 – THOMAS “T-BIRD” JONES Everybody loves lists this time of year right, so who are we to buck the trend? Velvet Sheep asks it’s trio of writers for their Lucky 7 tunes of the year, and we start with our brother from a Brummy mother, Thomas “T-Bird” Jones (ColdRice, Swampmeat Family Band, Takin’ Care of Business), our resident DJ…(he sneaks one in that’s...

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THE GRANITE SHORE – Lucky 7
Nov17

THE GRANITE SHORE – Lucky 7

THE GRANITE SHORE – 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 is the turn of a band who’ve made one of the albums of the year “Suspended Second” on Occultation Records, The Granite Shore. Occultation label boss, purveyors of sumptuously packaged vinyl, Nick Halliwell (formerly of cult concern The Gift) leads The Granite Shore...

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DYLAN HUNDLEY of LULU LEWIS – Song For Ewe
Nov16

DYLAN HUNDLEY of LULU LEWIS – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with DYLAN HUNDLEY of LULU LEWIS “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 of a colourful garage band called Lulu Lewis. Dylan Hundley‘s deadpan vocal style is somewhere between Suicide, DEVO, and the Flying Lizards, while backed up by horn infused punk that’s a bit James...

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BRETT REAGAN of CHEW – Song For Ewe
Nov16

BRETT REAGAN of CHEW – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with BRETT REAGAN of CHEW “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 from the Atlanta, Georgia three piece psych crew Chew. Combining live instrumentation with samplers and analogue synth, they come on like Follakzoid imbibing peyote, or Moon Duo if instead of the Moon they were Tremors under the...

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