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2018 In Review

25 Great EPs From 2018

Every year, the parameters for this list get a little more specious. With the rise of streaming services and the decline of physical media, the…
James Rettig | December 5, 2018 - 10:00 am

Gotcha Covered

Gotcha Covered: The Cure

More than maybe 95% of the bands I tend to talk about, the Cure are one of those groups I have to actually stop and…
Nate Patrin | September 13, 2018 - 3:46 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

A moment of silence for Jay-Z, please.
Stereogum | July 6, 2018 - 3:36 pm

More Converge stories

Wear Your Wounds – “Rainbow Fades”

When he isn't ferally screaming at the front of his longtime band Converge, Jacob Bannon is grumbling deeper, darker things with his side project Wear…
Tom Breihan | July 9, 2019 - 11:52 am

Wear Your Wounds – “Shrinking Violet”

A couple of years ago, Jacob Bannon went solo. Bannon -- longtime frontman of Boston metalcore greats Converge and founder of the consistently excellent heavy-music…
Tom Breihan | June 14, 2019 - 12:03 pm

Wear Your Wounds – “Rust On The Gates Of Heaven” Video

Jacob Bannon is a busy man. Bannon is the longtime frontman of Converge, one of the best and most important bands that the American hardcore…
Tom Breihan | May 7, 2019 - 11:02 am

Gotcha Covered

Gotcha Covered: The Cure

More than maybe 95% of the bands I tend to talk about, the Cure are one of those groups I have to actually stop and…
Nate Patrin | September 13, 2018 - 3:46 pm

Stream Converge’s Surprise New EP Beautiful Ruin

Boston hardcore destroyers Converge have been one of the greatest heavy-music bands on the planet for many, many years. In their all-out ferocity, they have,…
Tom Breihan | June 29, 2018 - 8:49 am

Don’t Try To Take An Onstage Selfie With Converge

Honestly, there's no way this was ever going to play out well. Let's go over it together: You were watching trailblazing Boston hardcore greats Converge…
Tom Breihan | February 2, 2018 - 10:53 am

2017 In Review

The 50 Best Albums Of 2017

We made it! Well, we mostly made it. The world could well end in the next 25 days. But we've made it through 11 months…
Stereogum | December 5, 2017 - 11:00 am

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

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

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

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
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