ELIZABETH MITCHELL of TOTALLY MILD – Song For Ewe
Feb20

ELIZABETH MITCHELL of TOTALLY MILD – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with ELIZABETH MITCHELL of TOTALLY MILD “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 the leader of dreamy Melbourne band with a killer line in self-deprecation and bittersweet lines of lyrics, Totally Mild. With a new album called “Her” coming out this Friday 23rd on Chapter Music,...

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THURSTON MOORE NEW SINGLE RELEASED ON PRESIDENT’S DAY
Feb19

THURSTON MOORE NEW SINGLE RELEASED ON PRESIDENT’S DAY

NEW SINGLE by THURSTON MOORE for NOT MY PRESIDENT DAY Thurston Moore, Sonic Youth ledge has released a special edition limited single “Mx Liberty / Panik” on London Hackney’s own Blank Editions label, today February 19th in time for President’s Day, or as he unsurprisingly styles it “Not My President Day”. Hooray for Thurston, who if there was any justice would have his own boat-race carved in stone...

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QUEEN ZEE – Nottingham Rescue Rooms Live Review, 08-02-2018
Feb15

QUEEN ZEE – Nottingham Rescue Rooms Live Review, 08-02-2018

QUEEN ZEE REVIEW – Nottingham Rescue Rooms, Live, 08-02-2018 Queen Zee hit the stage like they’re headlining Wembley Stadium, unleashing their anthemic don’t-give-a-f*ck-punk on Nottingham’s Rescue Rooms. Like that bastard child of Johnny Rotten and Brian Molko, who had an affair with David Bowie, held hands with Kurt Cobain, flirted with Billy Corgan then copped off with Joan Jett, Queen Zee boast a set of beautifully...

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BAND OF HOLY JOY Gig News & New “Song For Ewe”
Feb13

BAND OF HOLY JOY Gig News & New “Song For Ewe”

“SONG FOR EWE” and GIG NEWS with JOHNY BROWN of BAND OF HOLY JOY Velvet Sheep loves Band of Holy Joy I’ve definitely mentioned that before! “Funambulist We Love You” was our album of the year last year and band leader Johny Brown‘s chosen a Lucky 7 a couple of times and a great “song for ewe” (and back in the day he left a big impression on me at a BOHJ / Terminal Cheesecake double header at the...

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TvB – Song For Ewe
Feb09

TvB – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with TvB “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 was the distinctively voiced singer / songwriter of cult 90s LA/Hawaii outfit Chokebore. I first became enamoured with the sweet, high register mixed with the high velocity noise of Chokebore from their song “Coat” on a 1993 Sampler by...

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CRAIG FLANAGIN from GOD IS MY CO-PILOT – Song For Ewe
Feb08

CRAIG FLANAGIN from GOD IS MY CO-PILOT – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with CRAIG FLANAGIN of GOD IS MY CO-PILOT “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 from a band I loved from back in the days of the original zine who have announced today that they are re-forming, yay! God Is My Co-Pilot starred in four Peel sessions and were the doyens of many riot grrrl era zines I...

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