DRENGE – NOTTINGHAM ROUGH TRADE LIVE REVIEW, 23-02-2019
Feb26

DRENGE – NOTTINGHAM ROUGH TRADE LIVE REVIEW, 23-02-2019

DRENGE – NOTTINGHAM ROUGH TRADE LIVE REVIEW Fans who purchased the band’s excellent new album ‘Strange Creatures’ from Rough Trade Nottingham were treated to a rare in-store gig, signing/meet & greet with the brothers Drenge. Surrounded by more carrier bags than you’d find under a granny’s sink, fans gathered eagerly clutching their newly purchased music. Rough Trade’s fabulous gig venue...

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QUEEN ZEE – NOTTINGHAM BODEGA LIVE REVIEW, 22-02-2019
Feb26

QUEEN ZEE – NOTTINGHAM BODEGA LIVE REVIEW, 22-02-2019

QUEEN ZEE – NOTTINGHAM BODEGA LIVE REVIEW Queen Zee are the best new band by a massive mile. Rocking Nottingham’s Bodega to its core with tracks from their debut album, every song already feels like a classic. Perhaps jaded from the working week, the Nottingham crowd at first lacked energy but were soon on form after some gentle encouragement from front-person Zee, who baited them about a lively Newcastle throng the night...

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QUEEN ZEE – Debut Album Review
Feb08

QUEEN ZEE – Debut Album Review

QUEEN ZEE – Debut Album Review I have a theory that the best new bands are LBQT+. It’s a bold statement but if you know people might not accept you, it must be incredibly liberating not to have to try. And when boundaries do need to be broken down, what better way to do it than with the anthemic excellence delivered on Queen Zee’s debut album. After discovering Queen Zee on tour we described them as “Like that...

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ZEE of QUEEN ZEE – Song for Ewe
Jun28

ZEE of QUEEN ZEE – Song for Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with ZEE of QUEEN ZEE “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. Having previously blessed us with their Lucky 7, today’s guest is Zee, band leader of the phenomenal Queen Zee. I first saw Queen Zee support Marmozets earlier this year. For me however, Queen Zee were the headline act. Since then I’ve been telling...

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FUTURE WAR BRIDE – Lucky 7
Jun27

FUTURE WAR BRIDE – Lucky 7

FUTURE WAR BRIDE – 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… The mystic melodies, the echo-drenched drums, the erotic lick of sitar and the multi-tracked vocals are enough to let even the casual consumers of Future War Bride’s debut album Majahua know they are in for a psychedelic trip. But anyone who thinks Future War Bride are just another...

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