HOLY MOLY & THE CRACKERS – Lucky 7
Apr06

HOLY MOLY & THE CRACKERS – Lucky 7

HOLY MOLY & THE CRACKERS – 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, Holy Moly & The Crackers are a new band from Newcastle that combine the soulful sass of Sharon Jones & The Daptones with the confident riffs of the White Stripes. They’ve been working hard on the road honing their craft, with the dual/duelling vocals of...

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THE LUCID DREAM – Lucky 7
Mar27

THE LUCID DREAM – Lucky 7

THE LUCID DREAM – 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 it’s a young (or should I say jung) band of sturm und drang from Carlisle. I have been reading the excellent autobiography by Will Caruthers (Spacemen 3, Spiritualized) “Playing The Bass With Three Left Hands” and hankering after some serious new psych, and here it...

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CHARISMATIC MEGAFAUNA – Lucky 7
Mar23

CHARISMATIC MEGAFAUNA – Lucky 7

CHARISMATIC MEGAFAUNA – 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, it’s a three piece from London that are a cross between Vivienne Goldman and Rachel Parris on The Mash Report – kitchen sink electropunks with a touch of smiling assassin news anchors. They’re called Charismatic Megafauna and while they have splatterings of 70s...

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CHEMTRAILS – Lucky 7
Mar07

CHEMTRAILS – Lucky 7

CHEMTRAILS – 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, it’s a new garage band from London on my old mate Luke Reilly’s (Sex Beet/The Lusts) excellent Stockholm based PNKSLM label – Chemtrails were founded / are fronted by partners in crime, music and life Mia Lust and Laura Orlova. Their debut album is called “Calf of the...

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QUEEN ZEE – Lucky 7
Feb07

QUEEN ZEE – Lucky 7

Queen Zee  – 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… Queen Zee is a Liverpool band that are currently at their rabble rousing menacing best, evoking the likes of early 90’s Marilyn Manson. Drawing heavily on a variety of musical influences, from the teenage rampage that was the 70’s garage and punk rock explosion to the maddest,...

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PIGS PIGS PIGS PIGS PIGS PIGS PIGS – Lucky 7
Jan09

PIGS PIGS PIGS PIGS PIGS PIGS PIGS – Lucky 7

PIGS x7 – Lucky 7 It’s the feature where we ask artists to name their 6 favourite songs by others, and a lucky 7th song of their own…today, and the first entry for 2018, Velvet Sheep is aptly pleased to welcome Pigs, Pigs, Pigs, Pigs, Pigs, Pigs, Pigs (or Pigs x7 for ease) for their Lucky 7, it’s a proper farmyard / Orwellian dust up, and we’re happier than pigs in excrement that this most exciting of doom-laden...

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