seven is a central illinois based solo writing/recording project created by vii in 2001. the music is dark, heavy, complex and experimental. currently 4 full-length albums have been released. introducing a wide audience to what would become the next major wave of heavy music, years before it arrived, Seven is credited as one of the originators of the style now known as "djent". a distinctive vocal style, artful approach and selective, industrial elements give seven its own unique brand of content that continues to stand out from the over-saturated, cookie-cutter trends. relocated to las vegas, nv in late 2019, the 5th full-length album is currently in production with an expected 2020 release.