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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Another day done, another week over. We've been bumping Bhad Bhabie's "Hi Bich" at Stereogum HQ and no offense but... it's kinda good? Not good…
Stereogum | September 29, 2017 - 4:23 pm

The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – August 2017

Metal is a microcosm for the world that produced it in many ways, and it's quite responsive to the public mood. This fact has been…
Doug Moore | August 31, 2017 - 3:17 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Panorama Fest starts today at New York's Randall's Island and some of our local staffers are headed there to finally watch Frank Ocean perform. Or…
Stereogum | July 28, 2017 - 5:31 pm

More Converge stories

Converge – “Reptilian”

After releasing the triumphant new 7" single "I Can Tell You About Pain" b/w "Eve" earlier this summer, legendary Boston metalcore shit-rippers Converge are getting…
Tom Breihan | September 27, 2017 - 12:26 pm

Converge – “Under Duress”

Look at that motherfucking album cover. Just take it in. It's so beautiful! What you're beholding is the cover of The Dusk In Us, the…
Tom Breihan | August 15, 2017 - 11:01 am

Converge – “I Can Tell You About Pain” Video & “Eve”

We haven't heard from Boston metalcore destroyers Coverge since they released their last album, the great All We Love We Leave Behind, back in 2012.
Tom Breihan | July 25, 2017 - 11:17 am

Mutoid Man – “Melt Your Mind”

The thunderous Boston power trio Mutoid Man includes heavyweights like Cave In frontman Steven Brodsky and Converge drummer Ben Koller in its ranks. They're coming…
Tom Breihan | April 5, 2017 - 1:20 pm

Wear Your Wounds – “Fog”

For years, Converge frontman Jacob Bannon has been releasing lo-fi solo music under the name Wear Your Wounds. And now he's teamed up with members…
Tom Breihan | March 9, 2017 - 12:20 pm

Wear Your Wounds – “Goodbye Old Friend”

Jacob Bannon, frontman of the long-running and genre-redefining hardcore band Converge, has been recording solo music under the name Wear Your Wounds for a while…
Tom Breihan | January 13, 2017 - 3:06 pm

Stream Old Man Gloom The Ape Of God (Stereogum Premiere)

The promotional campaign/unconventional-release strategy behind Old Man Gloom's upcoming The Ape Of God is one of the weirdest I've ever come across. I'll recount it…
Michael Nelson | November 10, 2014 - 10:18 am

Converge Deconstruct “Dark Horse” On Song Exploder

To the untrained ear, the songs of the Boston hardcore legends Converge probably sound like frantic tantrums, but the music is actually made up of…
Tom Breihan | June 19, 2014 - 1:55 pm

Converge – “Precipice / All We Love We Leave Behind” Video

Back in 2013, the Boston hardcore/metal legends Converge earned an Album Of The Week for their furious All We Love We Leave Behind. And though…
Tom Breihan | April 16, 2014 - 2:13 pm


Decibel’s Top 40 Albums Of 2012

Hey it's almost Thanksgiving, and you know what that means: long-lead print publications are publishing their year-end lists! The great metal glossy Decibel dropped theirs
Michael Nelson | November 20, 2012 - 5:56 pm

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Converge All We Love We Leave Behind

This week is a big one for new albums, especially if you like the sounds that electric guitars make when they're turned up loud. I'm…
Tom Breihan | October 9, 2012 - 3:38 pm

Stream Converge All We Love We Leave Behind

Oh, hell yeah. Veteran metalcore brain-annihilators Converge return next week with their new album All We Love We Leave Behind, a pared-down effort with no…
Tom Breihan | October 3, 2012 - 5:26 pm