FERAL OHMS – Interview with ETHAN MILLER
Jan13

FERAL OHMS – Interview with ETHAN MILLER

We’re stoked to have an interview with ETHAN MILLER of the most exciting new band we’ve heard in a long time FERAL OHMS! Ethan Miller is already a vet of the truly aces Comets On Fire and Howlin’ Rain but when I heard the latest instalment in Castle Face Records Live In San Francisco series by his new band, the three piece Feral Ohms I was literally blown sideways, like being blasted by General Electric turbofans as...

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KING CHAMPION SOUNDS – LUCKY 7
Oct05

KING CHAMPION SOUNDS – LUCKY 7

KING CHAMPION SOUNDS – 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 return of a popular Velvet Sheep hero and musical polymath, Ajay Saggar with one of his amazing cerebral punk-psych bands KING CHAMPION SOUNDS having just released a genius new album “To Awake In That Heaven of Freedom”. Ajay has mixed for some of indie...

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NEWMOON – Lucky 7
Oct04

NEWMOON – Lucky 7

Newmoon – 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… Newmoon are described as the “Belgian dream pop five-piece”, mixing lush melodies with fuzzed out guitars that throw out a sound so gorgeous your ears could be tricked into thinking a supergroup was formed by the Smashing Pumpkins and Stone Roses. Newmoon are also another stunning...

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GARY LEE CONNER – LUCKY 7
Aug08

GARY LEE CONNER – LUCKY 7

GARY LEE CONNER – 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… To celebrate the release of Screaming Trees legend Gary Lee Conner’s new album ‘Ether Trippers’,  we have the privilege of featuring Gary’s Lucky 7! If that wasn’t exciting enough, Trees fans will also get a kick out of knowing the album is released...

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BOB MOULD – Song For Ewe & Interview
Mar23

BOB MOULD – Song For Ewe & Interview

“SONG FOR EWE” & INTERVIEW with BOB MOULD “SONG FOR EWE” is the feature where artists beloved by VELVET SHEEP choose an obscure song they’ve been listening to that day. Today it’s one of my all-time personal heroes and bona fide rock royalty. I’ve been lucky enough to spend an hour with the good man at the “Coach & Horses” pub in Soho and he’s kindly agreed to choose a “song for ewe” and...

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GARY LEE CONNER of the SCREAMING TREES – Interview
Mar16

GARY LEE CONNER of the SCREAMING TREES – Interview

We’re incredibly honoured and proud to have an interview with GARY LEE CONNER of the SCREAMING TREES! The Screaming Trees are legendary. If you had to name all the great bands of 90s era rock the Screaming Trees would be firmly placed alongside Nirvana, Pearl Jam, The Smashing Pumpkins, Rage Against The Machine, Janes Addiction, Sound Garden, Alice In Chains, The Melvins, Mudhoney, Stone Temple Pilots and Sonic Youth....

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