Entries tagged with: Converge
photos by Jimmy Farabi
Converge's Jacob Bannon getting up-close-and-personal at Metro on 10.18.2012
On Thursday night (10/18) Converge brought their stacked tour with Torche and Kvelertak through Chicago for a performance at Metro with locals Like Rats. That tour, which is still ongoing, is in support of their excellent new LP, All We Love We Leave Behind. Take a listen to that album via Spotify, and check out a full set of pictures from their 10/18 show at Metro below...
Ty Segall @ Pitchfork Festival 2012 (more by James Richards IV)
Tickets for ZZ Top's October 2 show at The Chicago Theatre go on sale this Saturday (8/25) at noon CST. A presale will be active from 10AM to 10PM today; the password is future.
Tickets for John Legend's November 7 show at The Chicago Theatre with Lianne La Havas go on sale this Saturday at 11AM CST.
Tickets for Kreayshawn's December 1 show at Metro with Rye Rye, Honey Cocaine, and Chippy Nonstop go on sale today at noon CST.
Converge @ House of Vans (BKLYN) (more by Fred Pessaro // BBG)
Boston hardcore outfit Converge are set to release their new album, All We Love We Leave Behind, on October 9 via Epitaph/Deathwish. The LP will serve as the group's first since 2009's Axe to Fall. Converge haven't shared any album tracks yet, but stay tuned for more album information.
They have, however, shared that they'll be touring the US this fall with support from Torche and Kvelertak. That tour is scheduled to visit Chicago on October 18 for a performance at Metro. Tickets go on sale this Friday (8/24) at noon CST.
All Converge tour dates and a couple of videos are below...
White Rabbits @ Escape to NY Festival (more by Dana (Distortion) Yavin)
today in Chicago
* C.A.K.E. @ Hideout
* Sara Radle @ Quenchers
* Our Lady Peace, Pack A.D. @ Subterranean
* White Rabbits, Gull, The Hudson Branch @ Metro
* Octant, Advance Base, Quarter Mile Thunder @ Empty Bottle
* Lo Pan, Heaving Mass, Mockingbird, Marmora @ Ultra Lounge
* Bone & Bell, Jimmy Two Hands, Transmontane @ The Whistler
* Converge, Loma Prieta, Weekend Nachos, Git Some @ Reggie's
* A Light Sleeper, The Night Hours, Castor & Pollux @ Beat Kitchen
* Like Bats, Lipstick Homicide, Scoundrel, No Two Waynes @ Township
* Sleeping With Sirens, Abandon All Ships, Conditions, Secrets @ Bottom Lounge
White Rabbits play Metro tonight (they'll be bringing the Easter eggs).
Advance Base play the bottle with Octant and Quarter Mile. They'll also play a few shows with Mark Kozelek this summer.
Locals Bone & Bell headline The Whistler.
Converge return to Reggie's.
We're throwing a Record Store Day (April 21) event at Saki.
Grace Potter & the Nocturnals recently visited Leno. Check out the footage below.
Converge @ House of Vans (BKLYN) (more by BBG)
Massachusetts hardcore punks Converge have just announced a spring North American tour with Loma Prieta and Git Some (ex-Planes Mistaken For Stars) set for the month of April. A Chicago show, at Reggie's on the 8th of the month also featuring Weekend Nachos, falls smack in the middle of their current schedule. Ticketing info is forthcoming. As mentioned by BBG, the band are currently at work on a new LP at guitarist Kurt Ballou's own God City Studios.
All 2012 Converge dates and a live video from House of Vans, below..
Justin Townes Earle @ The Beach on Governors Island (more by Chris La Putt)
today in Chicago
* The Baseball Project @ Cubby Bear
* Love Inks @ Beauty Bar (Free Show)
* Audiences, Automata @ The Whistler
* Converge, Trap Them, Burning Love @ Reggie's
* Justin Townes Earle, Andre Williams @ Jay Pritzker Pavilion (Free Show)
* Ga'an, Pillars and Tongues, Axis:sovA, Ancient Ocean @ Empty Bottle (Free Show)