Van Williams

February 14, 2011 3:52 pm in New Artist Signings by Artist Relations

Van Williams is the drummer for Nevermore and Pure Sweet Hell. Van Williams hails from New York where he began his music career in various local bands, later relocating to Seattle, Washington in 1993. After auditioning for a band called Nevermore (ex Sanctuary) they recorded a 4 song demo and were soon signed onto Century Media Records.

Van continues to play with Nevermore since their self-titled debut and have accumulated quite the discography. Also a Graphic Artist/illustrator, Van has created the logos and numerous T-shirt designs for Nevermore and his other band project called Pure Sweet Hell which features Van also doing most main vocals as well as all the drums. Pure Sweet Hell signed on to Crash Music Inc. in 2003 and received very good reviews worldwide. Though no longer with Crash and a brief haitus, Pure Sweet Hell is currently working on new material.

For more info on Van and his projects visit his official website at