Tag Archives: Converge

Metal By Numbers 7/6: A Chart Of The Waking Mind

Posted by on July 23, 2022

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Here are the numbers for the June 24th releases.   Notable Debuts: Coheed and Cambria, Vaxis II: A Window Of The Waking Mind (Roadrunner) Debut #8 14,975 sold From Nyack, New York, the group drops their […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/30: Charting Westward

Posted by on May 10, 2022

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. We back! Here are the numbers for the March 18th releases.   Notable Debuts:   Stabbing Westward, Chasing Ghosts (COP International) Debut #29 1,957 sold Industrial rock from Chicago. It’s their first album since their 2001 self-titled […]

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Converge announce U.S. tour dates w/ Full Of Hell, Uniform & Thou

Posted by on January 7, 2022

  Converge have announced a handful of headlining U.S. tour dates with Full Of Hell, Uniform, and Thou. The trek is scheduled to kick off on March 10th in Philadelphia, PA and will run through March 20th in Detroit, MI. The order in which the support bands will change each night of the run.    […]

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Metal Insider’s Bram Teitelman’s Top 10 Albums of 2021

Posted by on December 23, 2021

  10) Deafheaven, Infinite Granite (Sargent House) Deafheaven has been divisive for years. Just the mere mention of them sends trve kvlt metalheads into conniptions, but they’ve always been interesting, and it’s been cool watching them move more towards shoegaze on their last few albums. Truly embracing it by working with Justin Meldal-Johnson (Beck, Nine Inch Nails, […]

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Rolling Stone has named these, ‘The 10 Best Metal Albums Of 2021’

Posted by on December 15, 2021

Rolling Stone has declared these to be ‘The 10 Best Metal Albums Of 2021.’ That full list, and the mags reasoning behind their choices can be found here.  Here is their list: 10) Panopticon – “…And Again Into The Light“ 09) King Woman – “Celestial Blues“ 08) Skepticism – “Companion“ 07) Portal – “Avow“ 06) […]

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Metal By Numbers 12/01: What week is it?!

Posted by on December 8, 2021

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Here are some charts! My apologies for the delay. An underwhelming week for some stellar debuts. The releases that particularly caught my ear were Obscura, The Lurking Fear, and Big Wreck. The riff in “Bombs […]

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Revolver Magazine’s 25 top records of 2021

Posted by on November 29, 2021

    Last week Decibel Magazine revealed their top 40 albums of 2021 and now,  Revolver Magazine shared their top 25. As expected, both lists are much different from each other with very few similarities.   Check out Revolver’s list bottom to top below: 25) Frozen Soul, Crypt of Ice 24) Slaughter To Prevail, Kostolom […]

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Decibel Magazine share their Top 40 albums of 2021

Posted by on November 22, 2021

    The year-end lists are beginning to surface as Decibel Magazine has shared its Top 40 albums of 2021. Whether the pandemic has inspired many to write new music, this year particularly has shown a plethora of fantastic new records out that will inevitably make another diverse set of year-end lists.    40) Rivers […]

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Converge reveals new track from Bloodmoon: I called “Coil”

Posted by on November 4, 2021

  Converge‘s new album Bloodmoon: I  has spawned a new single, “Coil.”  On this new record, Converge has enlisted the talents of Chelsea Wolfe in collaboration with her bandmate Ben Chisholm and Stephen Brodsky of Cave In, and Mutoid Man. After beginning the Bloodmoon project back in 2016, Converge and the others plan to release […]

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Woman who inspired Converge’s ‘Jane Doe’ artwork comes forward

Posted by on October 7, 2021

    Nearly two decades after the album’s release, the woman who inspired the artwork on Converge’s Jane Doe has come forward.  Audrey Marnay, an Italian model, took to Instagram earlier this week with a photo from a May 2001 photoshoot she did for ‘Marie Claire’ along with photos of Converge’s album cover and several […]

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