MIKE WATT of MINUTEMEN, FIREHOSE, THE STOOGES & for European tour FLIPPER ! – Song For Ewe
Jul09

MIKE WATT of MINUTEMEN, FIREHOSE, THE STOOGES & for European tour FLIPPER ! – 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 bona fide living legend, and we don’t say it lightly. Watt from Pedro! Founder of a band that truly could be your life, and have been mine, Minutemen whose songs “Viet Nam” and “History Lesson Part II” are in a perpetual loop in my house, bass...

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ANTHONY REYNOLDS – Song For Ewe
Jul09

ANTHONY REYNOLDS – 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 was leader of the Too Pure era band of smoke-hazed savant auteurs Jack (and Jacques) a long time solo singer songwriter, and collaborator with fellow VS fav writer Kirk Lake and is about to release a new solo record called “A Painter’s Life” on Rocket Girl...

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MADONNATRON – Songs For Ewe
Jul01

MADONNATRON – Songs 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 guests have just released their second record “Musica Alla Puttanesca” on Trashmouth Records and it rules (no mean feat since the first s/t album was already at the sharp end of my old pals the Quietus’ album of the year list in ’17). The agreeably moody promo...

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KAINA – Song For Ewe
Jun28

KAINA – 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 first generation Latina singer songwriter from Chicago whose debut LP “Next To The Sun” is out July 12th via Sooper Records (home of Nnamdi Ogbonnaya, Sen Morimoto & Miranda Winters). Her music is infused with Venezuelan and Guatemalan heritage...

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ZOE REDDY – Song For Ewe
Jun19

ZOE REDDY – Song For Ewe

Zoe Reddy photograph by Iris Uffen “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 an electronic musician and visual artiste, based in the Hague, whose debut MACHINE EP is out now on the increasingly excellent Phantom Limb label. Purveyor of minimal but skittish beats, restless energy and latent power,...

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RICHARD STRANGE of DOCTORS OF MADNESS – Song For Ewe
Jun17

RICHARD STRANGE of DOCTORS OF MADNESS – 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 musician, actor, artiste, writer, curator, enfant terrible, idiot savant, bon viveur, rock survivor, best man at the wedding of The Damned’s Dave Vanian, whose powerfully prescient band Doctors of Madness in their proto punk pomp (the band were active between 75-78)...

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