CONVERGE: New Song Available For Streaming

Massachusetts-based hardcore/metal band CONVERGE will release its long-awaited new studio album, "Axe To Fall", on October 20 via Epitaph Records (with vinyl to be issued by Deathwish Inc.). Produced by guitarist Kurt Ballou at his Godcity studios in Salem, Massachusetts, the effort features guest appearances from Steve Brodsky (CAVE IN), Adam McGrath (CAVE IN), J.R. Connors (CAVE IN, DOOMRIDERS), Uffe Cederlund (DISFEAR, ex-ENTOMBED), John Pettibone (THE VOWS, HIMSA), Steve Von Till (NEUROSIS) and Mookie Singerman (GENGHIS TRON).

The track listing is as follows:

01. Dark Horse
02. Reap What You Sow
03. Axe To Fall
04. Effigy
05. Worms Will Feed
06. Wishing Well
07. Damages
08. Losing Battle
09. Dead Beat
10. Cutter
11. Slave Driver
12. Cruel Bloom
13. Wretched World

The track "Dark Horse" is available for streaming on the band's MySpace page.

Video footage of CONVERGE performing two new songs on March 28, 2009 at Club Europa in Brooklyn, New York can be viewed below (courtesy of

The band last CD, "No Heroes", came out in 2006. The LP was described by Revolver magazine as "a white-hot blaze of frayed nerves, vertiginous riffs, and psyche-shredding sonics that re-reestablishes its makers as underground untouchables."

New Song #1:

New Song #2:

(Thanks: Lambgoat)


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