ROB SHEPHERD of THE SINGING LOINS – Song For Ewe
Aug06

ROB SHEPHERD of THE SINGING LOINS – 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 the guitarist from a Medway band very dear to my heart and a keenly remembered part of the Velvet Sheep story since they played an Oxjam gig as VS’s last club “night” (to date) back in 2012, which brought the crowd to tears and the house down. You could...

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NIGEL CLARK of DODGY – Song For Ewe
Jul31

NIGEL CLARK of DODGY – Song For Ewe

© Sam Toolsie 2019 Moral Rights Asserted; This work may not be reproduced without the permission of Sam Toolsie. Photo courtesy of Nigel Clark. “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 an energetic singer songwriter synergetic with summer. He’s also a long term activist in a time where it’s...

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MEI-FANG LIAU aka FLOATING SPECTRUM – Song For Ewe
Jul30

MEI-FANG LIAU aka FLOATING SPECTRUM – 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 Taiwan born, Berlin based, experimental ambient composer and electronica artist whose work is as intricate as a watchmaker, as pastoral as a shepherd, and as mystical as a shaman. With Mei-Fang Liau operating under the wispy nom de plume Floating Spectrum the debut album...

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KATIE ROSE of NOBODY’S BABY – Song For Ewe
Jul30

KATIE ROSE of NOBODY’S BABY – 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 the guitarist & singer from an invigorating new San Francisco band called Nobody’s Baby. Ever since Martin Bramah of The Blue Orchids chose Jimmy Dell “I’ve Got A Dollar” and it spurred me into buy a comp called “50s Punk Vol. 4 / Booze...

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VELVET VOLUME – Song For Ewe
Jul25

VELVET VOLUME – Song For Ewe

Velvet Volume photos by Daniel Aude “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. It would have been rude not to have invited today’s guests to the zine given that their name is Velvet Volume! They are a punk trio of Danish siblings called Noa (guitar) and Naomi (bass) who are twins plus sister Nataja (drums) whose...

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OLI HEFFERNAN of IVAN THE TOLERABLE & THE ELASTIC BAND – Song For Ewe
Jul15

OLI HEFFERNAN of IVAN THE TOLERABLE & THE ELASTIC BAND – 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 has released his twentieth album in 7 years as Ivan The Tolerable. It’s called “Rations” and it’s on Bristol’s Stolen Body Records, which after a great run on labels like Third Uncle, Art Is Hard, Endless, Forward Fast, Ack! Ack! Ack! and...

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