CEITIDH MAC – Song For Ewe
Apr28

CEITIDH MAC – 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 it’s an artist who’s gonna do for the cello what Mary Lattimore has for the harp, i.e. make it achingly cool. Ceitidh is pronounced Katie, and Mac short for MacLeod, and soon enough it’s going to be shorthand for soaring cello virtuosity. Boho like Ani DiFranco,...

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TEKE::TEKE – Lucky 7
Apr23

TEKE::TEKE – 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 new signing to Kill Rock Stars the trail blazing riot grrrl/punk label from Olympia, WA who are enjoying their 30th year in 2021, and with TEKE::TEKE‘s sharing platter “Shirushi” what a party to celebrate.  From Man or Astro Man? via Melt Banana to Goat and Jethro Tull, it’s a...

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VELVET SHEEP RADIO SHOW Episode Eight – THE NEON HOSPICE
Apr22

VELVET SHEEP RADIO SHOW Episode Eight – THE NEON HOSPICE

Here’s a link to last night’s eighth episode of Velvet Sheep radio – a show that’s broadcast fortnightly on www.theneonhospice.com There’s an eclectic playlist and enthusiastic delivery of the very best “songs for ewe”… Including picks from the following: Brigid Dawson (Osees/Thee Oh Sees) Steve Turner (Mudhoney) Roxanne Stephen (Th’Faith Healers) Paul Smith (Maximo Park) Jon Langford (The Mekons/The Three Johns) Johny Brown...

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VELVET SHEEP RADIO SHOW Episode Seven – THE NEON HOSPICE
Apr07

VELVET SHEEP RADIO SHOW Episode Seven – THE NEON HOSPICE

Here’s a link to last night’s seventh episode of Velvet Sheep radio – a show that’s broadcast fortnightly on www.theneonhospice.com There’s an edifying eclectic playlist and the very best “songs for ewe”… Including picks from the following: Sam Coomes (Quasi) Anna B Savage Rob Pursey (The Catenary Wires) Mark Emmerson (The Lucid Dream) Andy Warren (The Monochrome Set) Charlie Wyatt (Thee MVPs) Pete Greenway (Imperial Wax) Delilah...

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