Peter Hermansson

 is foremost know for being the drummer in classic Swedish heavy rockers 220 Volt, with whom he has recorded eight albums. Peter also played with melodic rockers Talisman, featuring the late Marcel Jacob, together with whom he also played in the classic first line-up of John Norum Band, on the album “Total Control”. The line-up that recorded killer songs such as “Let Me Love You”, “Love Is Meant To Last Forever” and “Someone Else Here”, the latter which Hermansson also co-wrote with John Norum. Peter also co-wrote the song Counting On Your Love which features Glenn Hughes (Deep Purple, Black Sabbath, Black Country Communion) on vocals and where Hughes, Göran Edman, John Norum and Joey Tempest are credited as lyricists.
Peter has been highly prolific both as a song writer, singer and drummer, as well as producer, where he has also worked with artists like Annie For President, Sunaglare, Tomorrows Dream etc. Peter is currently playing drums and singing in the power trio Zoom Club, also featuring renowned Swedish guitarist/writer Janne Stark.

Career highlights for 220 Volt also worth mentioning are as support on Nazareth’s 1984 Scandinavian tour, AC/DC’s 1986 Scandinavian tour and recording with Max Norman (Ozzy Osbourne, Bad Company, Megadeth, Uriah Heep etc) in New York.


If you need a hard hitting, groovy and easy going drummer for your tour, performance, studio project or album recording, you can contact

Peter Hermansson at this address:


Written by Janne Stark, author of The Swedish Encyclopedia of Hard Rock & Heavy Metal





  Audio sample

Black Cloud

by Peter Hermansson

Mats Karlsson, Guitar, Renee Sebastian, Guitar, Fredrik Åkesson, Guitar, Patric Lindkvist, Keyboard, Johan Nieman, Bass,  Peter Hermansson Drums and Leadvocals

Recorded at Boo Studio. Produced by Robert Wellerfors and Peter Hermansson


Single,  teaser

by Peter Hermansson

Recorded at Boo Studio. Produced by Robert Wellerfors and Peter Hermansson

      I'm playing on a video (from Mats Karlsson)

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 Buy Black Cloud - EP





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Jeff Scott Soto


Tone Norum Tour


Annie For President





ABBA THE SHOW  (Drummer on the US-tour 2008)

Tomorrow's Dream

Zoom Club, Sweden


Grand Design Band

Supportband to

Scandinavian tour 1984

Supportband to  

Scandinavian tour 1986



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