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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MINATORE – Lucky 7
Jan17

MINATORE – Lucky 7

MINATORE – 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… Beer and rock, beer and rock, is there anything better in this world than beer and rock? Probably not, and this is exactly what Nottingham’s Black Iris Brewery delivers when it opens its doors. With a vibe similar to our very own Velvet Sheep nights, each Black Iris gig epitomises the...

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MOBY ‘These Systems Are Failing’ – ALBUM REVIEW
Nov08

MOBY ‘These Systems Are Failing’ – ALBUM REVIEW

MOBY & THE VOID PACIFIC CHOIR ‘These Systems Are Failing’ Album Review In 1999 no record collection was complete without a copy of Moby’s ‘Play’. People congratulated themselves at dinner parties for owning it and students used it as a key weapon in their arsenal of seduction. What many might not know is Moby was, and still is, a punk rocker, a metalhead even. It’s this Moby we welcome back with...

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TAD DOYLE – Lucky 7
Nov04

TAD DOYLE – Lucky 7

TAD DOYLE – 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… It’s legends time again at Velvet Sheep and today we’re proud to feature a man we’ve been trying to work with since the launch of the site, grunge metal hero Tad Doyle. One of the first bands to be signed to the Sub Pop label, Tad Doyle continues to make genre defining...

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