The Cleansing is a death metal band from Copenhagen, Denmark. Visit the bands official website at www.thecleansing.net for latest updates. The band was formed in early 2007 by Toke Eld, Jeppe Hasseriis and Andreas Lynge. They were all three members of Usipian and wanted to take things further after Usipian split up in january 2007 and immediately started composing new songs. Toke and Jeppe knew Martin Rosendahl from previous bands and he was quickly acquired for taking care of the bass.