MARTIN BRAMAH of BLUE ORCHIDS – New “Song For Ewe” & Velvet Sheep Song of the Year
Dec12

MARTIN BRAMAH of BLUE ORCHIDS – New “Song For Ewe” & Velvet Sheep Song of the Year

“SONG FOR EWE” with MARTIN BRAMAH of BLUE ORCHIDS & Velvet Sheep Song of the Year for “Get Bramah!” 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 has an acerbic wit and takes no shit, both national treasure and absolute terror, a songwriter and guitarist for the generations. His distinctive guitar playing has seen him...

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FLISS KITSON of THE NIGHTINGALES – New “Song For Ewe” & Velvet Sheep Album of the Year
Dec11

FLISS KITSON of THE NIGHTINGALES – New “Song For Ewe” & Velvet Sheep Album of the Year

“SONG FOR EWE” with FLISS KITSON of THE NIGHTINGALES & Velvet Sheep Album of the Year for “Perish The Thought” “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 true hero of ours, a regular contributor to the zine and a key reason why the band in which she drums and sings, The Nightingales, are in a true...

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PINEY GIR – Song For Ewe
Dec06

PINEY GIR – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with PINEY GIR “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. It’s a welcome return for today’s guest who’s holding the moon and the stars in her hands as she’s had a truly fantastic year, you could say it’s been the Yr. of Piney Gir in fact. Everyone’s most favourite Kansan since...

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BABii – Song For Ewe
Dec06

BABii – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with BABii “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 someone to keep both eyes or ii’s on… She’s based in Margate, a Velvet Sheep stomping ground, and is on the Death Waltz Originals label set up by Spencer Hickman (formerly Rough Trade shop, now Transmission Records, Margate). Death...

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Elena Setién – Song For Ewe
Dec05

Elena Setién – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with Elena Setién “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 Basque multi-instrumentalist who is offering “Another Kind Of Revolution”, a beautiful and thoughtful one it transpires. Warm, encompassing and pastoral, affable yet magical, the arrangements carefully composed, poised and...

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dj. flugvél og geimskip – Song For Ewe
Dec04

dj. flugvél og geimskip – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with dj. flugvél og geimskip “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 most joyfully off-kilter exciting singer I’ve heard since early Grimes or tUnE-yArDs, both from the past, and the future and a parallel universe all at the same glorious time. And coming from Iceland too where...

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