WILL IVY of FLAT WORMS – Song For Ewe
Mar27

WILL IVY of FLAT WORMS – 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 the guitarist/vocalist of a band who I absolutely love, so much so that I bought the T-shirt (at an Oh Sees gig they supported on) – Flat Worms. There’s not many bands who you could basically get your entire sustenance from – The Fall, Mudhoney, Thee Oh...

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MAT ERIC HART – Song For Ewe
Mar20

MAT ERIC HART – 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. I met today’s guest when he was engineering the superlative BAD PUNK show with Johny Brown of Band of Holy Joy for Resonance FM and I was lucky enough to be a guest talking through some “song for ewe” highlights (on his birthday too). By day he’s an archivist for the...

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REBECCA FOON – Song For Ewe
Mar11

REBECCA FOON – 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 composer and cellist par excellence who used to operate under the monikers Saltland and Esmerine and was a member of Thee Silver Mt. Zion. These days Rebecca Foon is recording under her own name and has a new album of mellifluous magnificence called “Waxing...

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LEE RANALDO & RAÜL REFREE – Song(s) For Ewe
Mar11

LEE RANALDO & RAÜL REFREE – 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. I was lucky enough to interview my guitar hero, Lee Ranaldo, founder member of Sonic Youth, a couple of years back when he chose his favourite thirteen records for The Quietus’ Baker’s Dozen feature, circa the release of the enriching and engrossing “Electric Trim”...

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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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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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