RUTH ROYALL – Song For Ewe
Sep21

RUTH ROYALL – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with RUTH ROYALL “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 new Bristol based singer songwriter about to release a debut single called “4U” written, recorded and produced with Tony Briscoe (Craig David, Beverley Knight). Digital yet with dappled warmth, her sound is very Bristol but her voice...

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JESSICA LEA MAYFIELD – Song For Ewe
Sep20

JESSICA LEA MAYFIELD – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with JESSICA LEA MAYFIELD “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 singer-songwriter whose new album “Sorry Is Gone” recorded by VS fav John Agnello (Dinosaur Jr. & Kurt Vile producer) is out on 29 September on ATO records. The record also features Sonic Youth’s Steve Shelley on...

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KA BAIRD – Song For Ewe
Sep07

KA BAIRD – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with KA BAIRD “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 Ka Baird, a founder member of the Chicago experimentalists Spires That In The Sunset Rise, who then went onto release two records as Sapropelic Pycnic – the improvised piano album “See Sun Think Shadow” on Brooklyn’s...

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MARGARET GARRETT of MR. AIRPLANE MAN – Song For Ewe
Sep06

MARGARET GARRETT of MR. AIRPLANE MAN – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with MARGARET GARRETT of MR. AIRPLANE MAN “SONG FOR EWE” is the feature where artists & music related people beloved by VELVET SHEEP choose an obscure song they’ve been listening to that day. Today on her birthday, it’s one half of the Boston garage duo well known for their ace reckids on Sympathy For The Record Industry,  Mr. Airplane Man who have just recorded their first full length album in 13 years,...

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NICHOLAS BLINCOE – Song For Ewe
Sep05

NICHOLAS BLINCOE – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with NICHOLAS BLINCOE “SONG FOR EWE” is the feature where artists & music related people beloved by VELVET SHEEP choose an obscure song they’ve been listening to that day. Today it’s an esteemed Manchester author who I first saw reading from the first of his Manchester trilogy, 1995’s hard-boiled Hacienda classic Acid Casuals, at the Disobey event (what Paul Smith from Blast First, it’s promoter...

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ANNIE HART – Song For Ewe
Aug18

ANNIE HART – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with ANNIE HART  “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 our guest is one third of synth pop band Au Revoir Simone (beloved of David Lynch) and is about to release a debut solo album called “Impossible Accomplice” (Instant Records, due 15th Sept). She’s been in Twin Peaks, as a solo artist...

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