Management & Booking

 

Email: velvet.playgrounds@telenet.be

Phone: +32495/63.00.46

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THE BAND

STEVE HI

// guitar and vocals

 

Steve Hi started playing guitar at the age of 15. He wrote a few songs with fellow musicians.
3 years later, at the age of 18, he debuted on stage.
A few references: The Missing Links (support act De Kreuners during a concert in the 90’s), Channel Zero (debut album Shark Records in Brussels), Cloon (some of them now play with Les Truttes and Bulls on Parade- Europe’s No. 1 Rage Against The Machine Tribute Band), Stone Age Queens, Lucy in the Sky,…

CAROLINE CLEMENT

// vocals and dance

Caroline Clement, originally a company translator,  is a well known allround entertainer/ pole dancer/dance instructor/burlesque/ fire/gogo dancer. She offers shows, classes and workshops throughout Belgium and sometimes near abroad.    She appeared on Belgian television several times: Tien om te Zien, TMF, Vitaya, VTM, VRT, Code 37 (movie),…
As a teenager, apart from her language studies, she studied music theory, took singing and drum lessons and various dance classes for several years . Later she took her first steps in showbizz as a dancer for dance academy Move’s show group The Groovies, which was founded and is still run by former Michael Jackson impersonator Patrick de Coninck. Later she recorded vocals for artists such as Pat Krimson (2 Fabiola, Nunca,…) Oliver Adams (Praga Khan), Fred Vandermast (Poco Loco Gang),… In 1998 she released her first solo single, which she co-wrote with the well-known Tsjech producer Stano Simor. Tamira Jay was her alter ego. “Get Up” made it to number 8 in Belgian Ultra Top and even rocketed to no. 1 in the Spanish charts. She officially started her artistic career as a pole dancer/instructor in 2007 and expanded her dancing/nightlife skills to belly dance, fire dance and burlesque to name a few.
Since 2010 she now and then choreographes and performs with the Pitaboys. “Waar is da feestje” became a massive hit which still lingers up till now.
In 2016 she joined Electro meets Rock coverband The Xperience as a singer, spicing up the concept by adding dance and fire acts, skills she drains from her career as an entertainer in nightlife.

FAB DEBRAND

// drums, conga and backing vocals

 

Fab D Brand started his musical journey by playing accordion when he was 11 years old. But drums stole his heart and at the age of 13 he started music education in Schaarbeek, Belgium. He founded his first Rock and Roll band at the age of 16. They were called The Blue Jacket.
Meanwhile he finished his professional education in a music academy in Edingen/Enghien and enrolled in the Tournai conservatory.
He has been and is still playing in lots of bands with various musicians, making him very popular in the Brussels music scene.
A few references: Charlie Maker (Kleptomania), Armand Massaux, John Valk and Roland Kert (Wallace Connection), Lucy in the Sky.
Concerts: Botanique, Couleur Café, les Francofolies de Spa,…

RUDY RODOLPHE

// bass

 

Rudy Rodolphe has been playing bass for all his life. He truly is a Jack-of-all-trades and masters several genres. He started out playing blues with some American artists with whom he worked for many years and with some big-name artists from Antwerp. He founded his own funk and soul bands and is still playing classic Rock 70's and 80's in local bands from Bruges.