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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RED KITE – Lucky 7
Nov12

RED KITE – Lucky 7

RED KITE – Lucky 7 LUCKY 7 is the feature where we ask artists to name their 6 favourite songs by others, and a lucky 7th song of their own… Today it’s a band made up of people from other great new (and established) British underground bands. Daniel Fisher ex of The Cooper Temple Clause (whose vids I used to play a lot when I ran MTV2), Jim Dare from Minuteman (not to be confused with Minutemen) and who also plays with Brett Anderson...

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HALEY FOHR aka CIRCUIT DES YEUX – Song For Ewe
Nov10

HALEY FOHR aka CIRCUIT DES YEUX – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with HALEY FOHR aka CIRCUIT DES YEUX “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 vocalist, composer and producer originally from Lafayette, Indiana, now based in Chicago who has been making records under the nom de plume Circuit Des Yeux since she was eighteen years old. Now on her fifth album, called...

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ÁINE CAHILL – Song For Ewe
Nov03

ÁINE CAHILL – Song For Ewe

“SONG FOR EWE” with ÁINE CAHILL “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 singer-songwriter from County Cavan, Ireland who while playing her debut Glastonbury appearance in 2016 was spotted by the BBC and asked to play acoustic during their backstage coverage. Still only 23, she’s played a ton of gigs,...

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