The bands shaping the future of heavy music

Few groups come as burdened by stereotype as the metalhead. From long, scraggly hair, beards and dirty denim, to  back-patches and boozing, they’re a...

Converge – ‘All We Love We Leave Behind’

For the uninitiated, the hybrid sub-genre ‘metalcore’ is punk played with the cartoonish evil of metal, crossed with metal played by punk delinquents. It’s...

Converge speak out about their new album ‘All We Love We Leave Behind’

Kurt Ballou tells NME that their eighth studio album is 'a lot more focused'

Converge announce new album ‘All We Love We Leave Behind’ and UK tour – ticket details

Hardcore veterans' eighth studio album will be released in October when they will also tour the UK

Converge reveal Japan benefit shirt

US hardcore band design samurai-style merch for Red Cross donations