HILMA NIKOLAISEN – Song For Ewe
Dec12

HILMA NIKOLAISEN – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with HILMA NIKOLAISEN “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 used to play bass in her brother’s noisepop band Serena-Maneesh on 4AD records and is a Norwegian songwriter and chanteuse who has just released a sleigh bell smattered, ho, ho, ho-ing slice of pop genius called “Merrily...

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MJ HIBBETT & THE VALIDATORS – A Xmas Song For Ewe
Dec11

MJ HIBBETT & THE VALIDATORS – A Xmas Song For Ewe

“A XMAS SONG FOR EWE” with MJ HIBBETT of MJ HIBBETT & THE VALIDATORS “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 VS hero, having played twice when Velvet Sheep was a club night, chosen the 200th ever “song for ewe” and writing a song for my wonderful wife’s birthday once (with me on...

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DYLAN HUNDLEY of LULU LEWIS – Song For Ewe
Nov16

DYLAN HUNDLEY of LULU LEWIS – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with DYLAN HUNDLEY of LULU LEWIS “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 of a colourful garage band called Lulu Lewis. Dylan Hundley‘s deadpan vocal style is somewhere between Suicide, DEVO, and the Flying Lizards, while backed up by horn infused punk that’s a bit James...

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BRETT REAGAN of CHEW – Song For Ewe
Nov16

BRETT REAGAN of CHEW – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with BRETT REAGAN of CHEW “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 the Atlanta, Georgia three piece psych crew Chew. Combining live instrumentation with samplers and analogue synth, they come on like Follakzoid imbibing peyote, or Moon Duo if instead of the Moon they were Tremors under the...

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GAYE BLACK of THE ADVERTS – Song For Ewe
Nov14

GAYE BLACK of THE ADVERTS – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with GAYE BLACK of THE ADVERTS “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 punk rock royalty!!! As Gaye Advert, she was a founder member of punk band The Adverts with her then partner T.V. Smith. Originally from (sleepy) Bideford in Devon, after relocating to London they had a whirlwind first three...

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PANTEON – Song For Ewe
Nov14

PANTEON – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with PANTEON “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 Brooklyn based folk singer/songwriter who goes by the name of Panteon. Real name Yvonne Ambrée, she used to be one half of the duo Take Berlin and as  a solo artist and solo has toured the world with the likes of Sleigh Bells, Lulu Gainsbourg,...

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