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Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Converge The Dusk In Us

The first time I ever saw anyone do a backflip in a moshpit was at a Converge show. The Boston hardcore veterans have always been…
Tom Breihan | October 31, 2017 - 11:14 am

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

More Converge stories

Stream Converge The Dusk in Us

It's been more than five years since Boston hardcore deities Converge released the towering All We Love We Leave Behind, their last album. But today,…
Tom Breihan | November 3, 2017 - 10:19 am

Converge – “A Single Tear” Video

Later this week, heavy-music legends will return with the astonishing The Dusk In Us, their first album in five years. We've already posted their early…
Tom Breihan | October 31, 2017 - 12:18 pm

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

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

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

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
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