VIOLENT DIVINE – formed in late 2005, unanimously praised for their 2006 debut album (Chavis Records) by critics and fans alike. The album spawned 3 singles: Rush You , Let’s Go and Levitate and made great impact in numerous international radio stations as well as in major Swedish radio stations. International press said: ”Rock and roll is back and going to be louder and more alive than ever before” and ”twelve orgasmic tracks of sex, sex and rock n fuckin roll”.
VIOLENT DIVINE released their second album ”In Harm’s Way” (Misty Recordings) on January 31, 2009. The album is mixed and produced by Pontus Norgren, guitarist of Swedish metal act Hammerfall. It was a natural choice to work together with a highly acclaimed sound engineer and musician like Pontus Norgren, with his long experience of both live and studio and who’s previously worked with bands like Europe and Yngwie Malmsteen.
VIOLENT DIVINE released their self produced third album RELEASE THE HOUNDS on Swedmetal Records on March 11, 2010. Swedmetal Records says: ”This will be one of 2010 best albums in this genre. Fantastic raw hard-driving melodic rock n roll – just the way it’s meant to be!”
VIOLENT DIVINE was re-animated in 2011 with a new line-up with Mike on vocals, S.J on lead guitar, Oscar on bass and Simon on drums. The band released their long awaited album "Violent Divine Hyperactivity Disorder" on December 4, 2015. Reviews said "With their fourth album, ”Hyperactivity Disorder”, VIOLENT DIVINE are dropping another bomb of sheer streetwise Metal, puncturing hearts in every turn" and "It’s not trendy as it’s pure and with a huge dose of Rock, so consider it timeless" to name only a few.
VIOLENT DIVINE will release their 5th album in 2017. 13 highly intensive tracks that will grab you from the first note to the last and make you want to spin the album again and again. This is music that matters!