Velvet Sea is the(home)studioproject of Bert Bruines. He is based in Zwolle, the Netherlands. The music is a mixture of singersongwriter, indiepop, country and has some psychedelic elements. It's warm, intimate, sincere and melancholic.
Three albums have been released so far. All of them recieved, without exception, very good reviews in the media and airplay on national and local radiostations.
Bert, the only regular member of Velvet Sea has played in several bands with different styles: indie pop/rock (Soaptrip, Drive Cooler), postrock (Blue Bungalows) and stonerpunk (Tetna Shot).
His current band is an alternative guitarpoprock/country/singersong band named Breitner.