NIGEL CLARK of DODGY – Song For Ewe
Jul31

NIGEL CLARK of DODGY – Song For Ewe

© Sam Toolsie 2019 Moral Rights Asserted; This work may not be reproduced without the permission of Sam Toolsie. Photo courtesy of Nigel Clark. “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 an energetic singer songwriter synergetic with summer. He’s also a long term activist in a time where it’s...

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EXCLUSIVE MIX – V.S. vs TCB “SUMMERISH MIXTAPE” 2019
May08

EXCLUSIVE MIX – V.S. vs TCB “SUMMERISH MIXTAPE” 2019

It’s time again for another super sharp shooting mixtape, this time with a slightly optimistic summertime theme from our good brother, DJ Thomas “T-Bird” Jones from the Birmingham soul & garage night Takin’ Care of Business (and rambunctious punks the Swampmeat Family Band plus the legendary DIY promoting co-op ColdRice). It’s always a pleasure (and never a guilty one). Here’s what T-Bird has to...

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VELVET SHEEP on the radio! – BAD PUNK show, RESONANCE FM
Dec17

VELVET SHEEP on the radio! – BAD PUNK show, RESONANCE FM

VELVET SHEEP ON THE RADIO! BAD PUNK show, RESONANCE FM It was an absolute honour to be asked onto long time VS friend Johny Brown (Band of Holy Joy)’s BAD PUNK radio show on the excellent Resonance FM to talk about some of Velvet Sheep fanzine’s favourite “song for ewe” choices… it was a lovely hour spent in great company playing some top tunes… here’s the playlist: Fad Gadget...

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EXCLUSIVE MIX – V.S vs INNER EAR RECORDS, GREECE
Jun19

EXCLUSIVE MIX – V.S vs INNER EAR RECORDS, GREECE

EXCLUSIVE MIX – V.S. VERSUS INNER EAR RECORDS, Greece For our nineteenth exclusive episode in a series of mixes which pitch Velvet Sheep versus some of our favourite musical compadres, we are very happy to welcome Inner Ear Records with a mixtape of some of their roster, representing many of the very best bands and artists in Greece including CHICKN, The Noise Figures, Σtella, Tango With Lions, A Victim of Society and Sundayman plus...

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EXCLUSIVE MIX – V.S. vs TCB “DROP IT LIKE IT’S HOT” Summer 2018
May24

EXCLUSIVE MIX – V.S. vs TCB “DROP IT LIKE IT’S HOT” Summer 2018

EXCLUSIVE MIX – V.S. VERSUS Takin’ Care Of Business – DROP IT LIKE IT’S HOT, Summer 2018 It’s another ice hellzapoppin’ mix from Velvet Sheep’s Brum bruvva from another muvva, Thomas “T-Bird” Jones, of the Swampmeat Family Band and second city soul club night “Takin’ Care of Business”, and since we’ve been holding out for the summer, it’s time for a BBQ and beer...

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EXCLUSIVE MIX – V.S. vs TCB “AIN’T NO STOPPING US NOW” Spring 2018
Mar26

EXCLUSIVE MIX – V.S. vs TCB “AIN’T NO STOPPING US NOW” Spring 2018

EXCLUSIVE MIX – V.S. VERSUS Takin’ Care Of Business – AIN’T NO STOPPING US NOW, Spring 2018 He’s lost in music, he’s caught in a trap-ah, there’s no turning back-ah…here’s another top notch mix just in time for the bluebells and skylarks, from someone that always Springs forward and never falls back (except when he falls back on a floor filler of course) – it’s T-Bird Jones of Birmingham...

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