THE JESUS LIZARD’s DUANE DENISON – Sheep Dip Tip
Mar10

THE JESUS LIZARD’s DUANE DENISON – Sheep Dip Tip

SHEEP DIP TIP with DUANE DENISON of THE JESUS LIZARD “SHEEP DIP TIP” is a feature where Velvet Sheep icons pass on their top tips for future heroes. Today’s tipster is a man who is not only my guitar hero, but the first person to appear on the re-invigorated, re-configured Velvet Sheep fanzine. His metallic buzzsaw guitar would scythe over the low-slung taut-skinned rhythm section of Touch & Go’s...

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Sheep Dip Grunge Tips for 2016
Feb03

Sheep Dip Grunge Tips for 2016

Sheep Dip Grunge Tips for 2016, The Bands YOU NEED TO HEAR this Year. So you’re back at work, back on the chips and already downing guilt free pork scratchings in the local boozer. Good. Blow your asinine resolutions out the window, resolutions are for suckers. Unless of course you promised to keep yourself in-the-know by checking out some rocking new music, courtesy of this fine rock-n-wool website. So here we are with our...

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SHEEP DIP TIP – Birmingham’s Next Big Bands
Nov25

SHEEP DIP TIP – Birmingham’s Next Big Bands

Following on from Fuzzbox,  in what is proving to be a Brummie kind of day,  it’s time for Thomas “T-Bird” Jones. A regular writer for Velvet Sheep, T-Bird also plays drums in the brilliant Birmingham band Swampmeat and was a key member of the now sadly defunct ColdRice collective. As the promoter behind the brilliant “Takin’ Care of Business” and the man behind the Brum’s The Word mix on...

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PAVEMENT’S BOB NASTANOVICH – Sheep Dip Tip
May25

PAVEMENT’S BOB NASTANOVICH – Sheep Dip Tip

SHEEP DIP TIP with BOB NASTANOVICH of PAVEMENT & SILVER JEWS “SHEEP DIP TIP” is a feature where Velvet Sheep icons pass on their top tips for future heroes. The inaugural tipster is a man who knows all about backing the right horse, latter day racing expert and formerly beloved drummer – BOB NASTANOVICH of PAVEMENT Picking up “Slanted & Enchanted” by Pavement in 1991 was a revelation – not...

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