DEMIAN LICHT & ENYANG HA – Song(s) For Ewe
Mar05

DEMIAN LICHT & ENYANG HA – Song(s) 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 are the first artistes on Visitant a new dance / electronic imprint by VS’ label of the year Phantom Limb. Together they represent two of experimental techno’s shiniest hopes, each collaborating on one side of the first in a series of split 12″s, and...

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TALE OF TWO new vid & GEMMA ROGERS news
Mar04

TALE OF TWO new vid & GEMMA ROGERS news

On Velvet Sheep, we’re big fans of the work of Gemma Rogers, a most singular talent, who seamlessly entwines the spirit of such quintessential storytellers Dickens, Joyce, Dury and Winehouse with dark glee. And with Alfie Jackson ex of The Holloways as her songwriting foil, they have a band called Tale of Two. Except in this Tale of Two, they make the worst of times, and of human nature’s seamier side into the best of...

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PINEY GIR – Song For Ewe **Valentine’s Day special**
Feb14

PINEY GIR – Song For Ewe **Valentine’s Day special**

“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 regular, the peerless Piney Gir and she’s arrived back here just in time for Valentine’s day with a hooky piece of loved-up goodness, a spin the bottle rocket of a tune, ideal to fall head over heels with. It’s called “Puppy Love”  and comes...

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JANE HERSHIPS – Song For Ewe
Feb11

JANE HERSHIPS – 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 welcome fixture on the North Brooklyn indie scene, an ever-present at venues like Glasslands, Zebulon, 285 Kent and other long lost Williamsburg institutions. She’s a bassist non-pareil, instantly recognisable for her bob, boots and playing chops and she’s...

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JUDE COWAN MONTAGUE of MONTAGUE ARMSTRONG, SCALEDOWN & RESONANCE FM – Song For Ewe
Feb05

JUDE COWAN MONTAGUE of MONTAGUE ARMSTRONG, SCALEDOWN & RESONANCE FM – 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 a learned punk polymath, a former Reuters reporter turned erudite broadcaster & flaneur, mesmeric artist and esoteric musician. With a Saturday show called “The News Agents” on Resonance FM, and as one of the curators of the well regarded and long establised...

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