ZOË HOWE – Song For Ewe
Jun29

ZOË HOWE – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with ZOË HOWE “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 it’s a music writer extraordinaire, whose debut novel “Shine On, Marquee Moon” was shortlisted for the Virginia Prize for Fiction in 2016. Their extensive canon of punky rock biogs includes “Typical Girls? The Story of The Slits”,...

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TALULLAH RUFF – Song For Ewe
Jun27

TALULLAH RUFF – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with TALULLAH RUFF “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 it’s the turn of someone new to the zine, a NYC based singer-songwriter about to release her debut EP “What Is Honest”. Accompanied by shuffling brush drums and tinkling art noir piano, this is late night, bottom of the glass stuff, like...

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BILLY COTÉ of MADDER ROSE – Song For Ewe
Jun15

BILLY COTÉ of MADDER ROSE – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with BILLY COTÉ of MADDER ROSE “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 it’s the main songwriter & guitarist of 90s indie heroes and John Peel Festive 50 favs Madder Rose. On all 4 of their albums, he went onto make 2 records with Madder Rose bandmate Mary Lorson as Piano Creeps (one also featuring...

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JESSICA MOSS – Song For Ewe
Jun08

JESSICA MOSS – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with JESSICA MOSS  “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 Montreal based violinist and composer, who is a permanent member of Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra, founding member of Black Ox Orkestar, part of long lost legend Vic Chesnutt‘s touring band and a collaborator with VS friend...

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BLACK MEKON – Song For Ewe
Jun02

BLACK MEKON – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with BLACK MEKON “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 shadowy man on a shadowy planet, part of the mysterious garage rock (mostly) duo from Birmingham, outer space, Black Mekon. Specialising in brutal, four to the floor Coachwhips style garage, and hiding both behind masks and alter egos, my...

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CAMILLE PHILLIPS of THE RAMONAS – Song For Ewe
May31

CAMILLE PHILLIPS of THE RAMONAS – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with CAMILLE PHILLIPS of THE RAMONAS “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 killer drummer from a band originally formed as an all-female tribute to The Ramones. Called The Ramonas they are way more than a covers band, they’re an exciting live whirlwind that makes you want a Gabba Gabba Hey...

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