Dive Biography

Dive is a Belgian electronic music project formed in 1989 by Dirk Ivens. The project is known for its dark and atmospheric sound, characterized by haunting synths, driving beats, and introspective lyrics.

Dive's music is often described as a mixture of industrial, gothic, and darkwave, and has been praised for its originality and emotional depth. The project's live performances are known for their intricate lighting displays and atmospheric visuals.

Dive's lyrics often address personal themes such as love, loss, and self-discovery. Despite this, the project has a dedicated following in Belgium and around the world, and its albums and concerts are consistently well-received.

Dive's first album, "Scuba," was released in 1991 and was a hit in the Belgian electronic music scene, gaining widespread attention and praise. The project has since released several more albums, each of which has been met with critical acclaim. Its most recent album, "Blue Desert in My Soul," was released in 2021.

In addition to its musical achievements, Dive is known for its innovative approach to electronic music, and its willingness to push the boundaries of the genre. The project's music continues to inspire and captivate fans around the world, and it remains one of the most important and influential acts in the history of Belgian electronic music.


il Cabaret del Diavolo (Since 2005) was created for one reason, to bring together a mix of EBM Electronic Body Music and OldSchool Industrial of the 80's & 90's. But we play many others too of course such as SynthPop, DarkWave, Aggrotech, New Beat and Elektronische Musik. Long Live EBM!