TOMMY VICTOR of PRONG – Song for Ewe
Aug02

TOMMY VICTOR of PRONG – Song for Ewe

Tommy Victor of Prong – 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 our special guest is Tommy Victor, vocalist and guitarist of legendary American thrash band PRONG. Formed by Tommy in 1986, Prong are pioneers of the urban metal scene and a clear influence on groups such as Korn and Nine Inch Nails....

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AMPLIFIER – Lucky 7
Jul26

AMPLIFIER – Lucky 7

AMPLIFIER – 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… Everyone who’s been to Manchester has a similar story to tell; they got stuck behind a slow moving vehicle on the way in; the city was way bigger and way cooler than they were expecting “It’s like London in the North!” they cry; and they saw Mani from the Stone...

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GUNS N’ ROSES LIVE REVIEW – London 16-06-2017
Jun20

GUNS N’ ROSES LIVE REVIEW – London 16-06-2017

Guns N’ Roses: Tonight we’re gonna party like it’s 1989 They may be older, they may be fatter but like The Who, Guns N’ Roses prove every doubter wrong. With his diva prone ways, poor time keeping and Keith Lemon stylings, Axl Rose’s GNR could never be considered the real thing without Slash or Duff and Axl knows this. Mention GNR and people sneer, add Slash’s name into the mix and level up; you...

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APPEAL: MINATORE EQUIPMENT STOLEN
Jun12

APPEAL: MINATORE EQUIPMENT STOLEN

MINATORE EQUIPMENT STOLEN Life sucks sometimes and it sucks even more when bad things happen to good people. Our friends Tommy and Morgan from Minatore, a band who strive to make the world a better place, had all their equipment stolen by scoundrels in the great city of Manchester and are now unable to perform. Tommy’s guitar (a gift from his girlfriend), amp and Morgan’s drum kit all taken in broad daylight. People are...

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PULLED APART BY HORSES – Lucky 7
Feb22

PULLED APART BY HORSES – Lucky 7

PULLED APART BY HORSES – 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 we feature Leeds rockers Pulled Apart By Horses, who return with their mosh inducing new album ‘The Haze’ on March 17th. Over to guitarist James Brown with their Lucky 7… 1. Tigercub – ‘Control’ Been listening to this one all week and...

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