Entries Tagged ‘Converge’

Converge to release You Fail Me Redux

On June 17, Converge will release You Fail Me Redux; a remixed and remastered version of their classic follow up to their landmark Jane Doe full length debut. Originally released in 2004, the brute force and emotional power on You Fail Me is unparalleled and solidifies their reign in the genre that they have defined [...]

Converge announce dates (2016)

Leading up to the two Converge sets at Roadburn Festival, Converge “Blood Moon” (the band joined by Chelsea Wolfe, Ben Chisholm, and Stephen Brodsky) will be playing 3 special shows. Joining them will be Crippled Black Phoenix, 40 Watt Sun, The Body*, and Full of Hell* (*London show only). 04/11: Berlin, Germany @ Postbahnhof (“Blood [...]

Converge to play two special sets at Roadburn 2016

Converge will be playing two special sets at Roadburn 2016: To celebrate the upcoming 15 year anniversary of their legendary Jane Doe album, Converge will perform the album in its entirety for the first and last time. The album is considered a classic that defined the metallic hardcore genre as we know it today. This [...]

Mutoid Man (Cave In, Converge, All Pigs Must Die) share “Bridgeburner”

Mutoid Man, the relatively new trio of Stephen Brodsky (Cave In) on guitar and vocals, Ben Koller (Converge, All Pigs Must Die) on drums and Nick Cageao on bass, recently finished recording a new full-length album that will be available this summer from Sargent House. The band spent the bulk of January 2015 at God [...]

Deathwish does Converge x Andrew WK shirt

Deathwish Inc. has produced what might be one of the best shirts ever.  Here it is: http://www.kingsroadmerch.com/converge/view/?id=5868&cid=65  

Converge’s “Live At The BBC” streaming online

You can stream Converge‘s “Live At The BBC” 7″ online now via Spotify. The outing is slated for a March 18 retail release and captures an August 2010 in-studio performance the band recorded at Maida Vale Studios. For pre-orders head to Deathwishinc.com and Kingsroadmerch.com.

Top Ten of 2013: Dudes from Alpha & Omega, Converge, Lazer/Wolf, Touché Amoré, and United Nations

Luis Hernandez of Alpha & Omega In July, Alpha & Omega’s juggernaut second full-length album dropped via Bridge Nine.  Drawing from the influence of hardcore mainstays such as Cro Mags and Integrity as well as crossover and metal like Crowbar and Metallica, the resulting sound is one that is 100 percent their own.  No Rest, [...]

United Nations (ex-Thursday, Converge) announce tour (2013)

United Nations (ex-Thursday, Converge, etc.) are lining up some shows for October. Current dates from the outfit include: 10/09 Brooklyn, NY – 285 Kent (feat. Touche Amore, Saddest Landscape) 10/27 Virginia Beach, VA – Smoked Out (‘Tobeyfest‘) 10/28 Charlotte, NC – The Oasis (feat. Pianos Become The Teeth, etc.) 10/29 Tampa, FL – Crowbar (feat. [...]

Converge announce Summer tour dates (2013)

Converge have announced a forthcoming run of tour dates in support of their latest LP.  Here they are: 05/26 Baltimore, MD @ Maryland Deathfest w/ Citizens Arrest, Iron Lung, Magrudergrind, and more 06/13 Interlaken, Switzerland @ Greenfield Festival w/ Slayer, QOTSA, Bad Religion, ETID, etc. 06/14 Donington, UK @ Download Festival w/ Iron Maiden, Mastodon, [...]

Converge’s Jacob Bannon featured in “Game of Thrones” gallery show

Converge frontman Jacob Bannon is among the artists tapped to feature their work at an upcoming ‘Game Of Thrones‘ gallery show. The artwork will apparently all be themed around the TV incarnation of the popular series of books and will run March 8-14 at the Mondo Gallery in Austin, TX. Thomas Hooper, who has done artwork [...]