There are multiple artists who have used the name Blue Velvet: 1. A rock band from Volendam, The Netherlands
2. An industrial band from Japan
3. An indie rock band from Austin, Texas
4. A Japanese duo 1. Blue Velvet, named after the cultfilm from David Lynch, was formed in 2004 in the classic way:
six friends from school decided to form a band. Their average age back then was about 16 years old and their repertoire contained covers from artists like Pearl Jam, The Black Crowes and Talking Heads.