converge

Music Video Premieres

Get Thoroughly Disoriented by This Video from The Armed Featuring Converge’s Ben Koller

With "Witness," from their new album 'ONLY LOVE,' the band proves there are still boundaries left to be pushed in hardcore.
David Anthony
2.15.18
Premieres

Grave Pleasures Share the Cemetery Friendly Video for "Joy Through Death"

Ahead of the new Grave Pleasures album 'Motherblood' out September 29, frontman Mat McNerney has a conversation about musical inspiration, scene purists, scene tourists, and musical heroes with Converge's Nate Newton and Youth Code's Sara Taylor.
Mat McNerney
9.21.17
Rank Your Records

Rank Your Records: Converge's Jacob Bannon Reflects on the Seminal Hardcore Band's Eight Albums

The legendary frontman looks back on the band's 27-year history, from their peerless beginnings to becoming the powerhouse they are today.
David Anthony
6.15.17
Interviews

Converge's Jacob Bannon Lets Down His Guard on New Solo Project Wear Your Wounds

Stream the debut album, and read our conversation with the patron saint of hardcore about his foray into raw, emotional experimental rock
Luke Morton
4.4.17
Noisey News

Converge's Jacob Bannon Shares Beautiful Nine-Minute Epic, "Goodbye Old Friend"

It's taken from Wear Your Wounds' debut, 'WYW,' out April 7.
Alex Robert Ross
1.13.17
festivals 2016

Scenes from Psycho Las Vegas: "Let's All Get High and Die"

Meet the riff-obsessed acolytes of America's latest stoner metal Mecca, Psycho Las Vegas.
Noisey Staff
8.31.16
we saw this

Walter Schreifels Took a Disposable Camera to Quicksand’s House of Vans Show and Here’s What He Came Up With

(Although, in fairness, his 8-year-old daughter took most of them.)
Dan Ozzi
7.13.16
we saw this

See the Beautiful Hell That Was Hellfest 2016

France's iconic metal festival turned 11 and we witnessed the glory that is Sabbath, Refused, Turnstile, and more—plus a massive new statue of our hero, Lemmy.
Julio Ificada
7.7.16
Interviews

Converge Guitarist/Producer Kurt Ballou Explains Why He Remixed 'You Fail Me'

We got the story behind the hardcore legends' upcoming 'You Fail Me Redux' release.
J Bennett
6.16.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch Converge Rip Through 'Jane Doe' in Its Entirety for the First Time Ever at Roadburn

Filmed by Pit Full of Shit's Frank Huang, this video shows how the metallic hardcore legends brought Roadburn 2016 to its knees.
Noisey Staff
Noisey Redactie
5.3.16
festivals 2016

Roadburn Day III: Blood Ceremony Soars, Tau Cross Roars, and Converge Goes Goth

English folk rock, violin breakdowns, unplugged hardcore, and more Finnish drone freakouts marked the third day of Roadburn madness.
Kim Kelly
4.17.16
Photos

We Captured This Year's Fun Fun Fun Fest in Its Genre Agnostic Glory

Fun fun fotos!
Noisey Staff
11.11.15
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