BIG STICK – Song For Ewe & Exclusive Video!
Jun14

BIG STICK – Song For Ewe & Exclusive Video!

Big Stick at the controls! “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 guests are a noise rock duo par excellence, killer cult favs, much played by John Peel, patronised by fellow VS acolytes Blast First (Paul Smith once helped clean up a bit of my sick with Bruce Gilbert of Wire) – theirs is the music of drag...

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HOUSE & LAND – Song For Ewe
Jun10

HOUSE & LAND – Song For Ewe

House & Land photo by Katrina Ohstrom “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 a North Carolina based duo called House & Land featuring a guitarist that’s already delivered one of my favourite albums of the year so far, the finger-pickingly brilliant Sarah Louise with the emollient yet...

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JESSICA LARRABEE of SHE KEEPS BEES – Song For Ewe
Jun03

JESSICA LARRABEE of SHE KEEPS BEES – Song For Ewe

Still from “Burn” video by Jessica Lauretti “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 one half of awesome Brooklyn duo She Keeps Bees who have a first new album out in four years. “Kinship” (out now on BB*Island) is built on rolling toms and melancholic vibes, the power of restraint and depth...

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JOE THOMPSON of HEY COLOSSUS – Song For Ewe
May31

JOE THOMPSON of HEY COLOSSUS – Song For Ewe

“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 a founder member and spokesperson for Hey Colossus one of the finest rock & roll bands currently operating in this country IMO (and reputationally) one of the fiercest on the continent. From London and also the South West, and active in varying line ups since 2003 they...

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CLAIRE ENGLAND of DUDE YORK – Song For Ewe
May30

CLAIRE ENGLAND of DUDE YORK – Song For Ewe

Dude York photo by Eleanor Petry “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 singer and bassist of an FM power punk trio from Seattle called Dude York. Full of heady Buzzcocks style love sick yearning, Heavenly-esque introspection and Rival Schools style chords, it’s like bubblegum pop with a heady...

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JADE McINALLY of jade imagine – Song For Ewe
May30

JADE McINALLY of jade imagine – Song For Ewe

“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 a dead cool, deadpan singer songwriter in a nifty lo-fi art pop band from Melbourne called jade imagine. Signed to Courtney Barnett’s Milk! Records for their debut EP in 2017, they went on tour last year with Julia Jacklin and have also linked up with London...

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