NIGHTINGALES “THE TOP SHELF” – V.S. Song of the Year 2020 & new “song for ewe”
Dec14

NIGHTINGALES “THE TOP SHELF” – V.S. Song of the Year 2020 & new “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, we are celebrating Velvet Sheep’s “Song of the Year” in this, the strangest of annums, a year when today’s recipients the outsider’s outsider band, the roister doistering people’s champs, The Nightingales, should have been out tearing the road up...

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MARK C of LIVE SKULL – Song For Ewe
Dec08

MARK C of LIVE SKULL – 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 founder member of legendary New York nihilist noise punks Live Skull. Coming at the tail gunning end of the No Wave scene and contemporaries of Swans, Sonic Youth, Lydia Lunch, Suicide and Glenn Branca, Live Skull inhabited a doom-laden drop D tuned world that was like the...

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DYLAN HUNDLEY of DARLING BLACK – Song For Ewe
Dec04

DYLAN HUNDLEY of DARLING BLACK – 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 great friend of VS, someone who exudes rock & roll out of every pore, whose heart is good and pure but whose blood runs gothic black. As co-founder of the well appointed NY art rock outfit Lulu Lewis whose album “Genuine Psychic” was all killer no filler...

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ADULKT LIFE – Lucky 7
Dec02

ADULKT LIFE – 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 an incendiary new band called Adulkt Life that features some bona fide VS favs in its number – Huggy Bear’s Chris Rowley in an unexpected and exciting return to the DIY punk fray, and the much underrated but drivingly brilliant Male Bonding members John Arthur Webb and Kevin Hendrick...

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ELISIA SAVOCA – Song For Ewe
Dec02

ELISIA SAVOCA – 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 newcomer from San Diego, where she graduated from singing in the shower to singing amongst showers of flying beer with various local punk groups and performing at . Now based in LA, Elisia Savoca is carving out an intriguing triumvirate of EPs, with “Falling”...

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VALENTINE CAULFIELD of GARY, INDIANA – Song For Ewe
Dec01

VALENTINE CAULFIELD of GARY, INDIANA – 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 from a new Manchester band called Gary, Indiana. I know they’ve got taste because any photo which includes the rocking of a Daniel Avery photo is alright with me. Not to mention a video that comes over like EBN (Emergency Broadcast Network) meets DJ Shadow...

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