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Converge Premiere “A Single Tear” Video

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Converge have released the video for “A Single Tear,” the opening track from their long-awaited album The Dusk In Us. Due out this FridayThe Dusk In Us is the first album in five years from the Boston-based heavy-music innovators.

Directed by Max Moore, the hauntingly cinematic “A Single Tear” is both unsettling and mesmerizing. Like the song itself, the video offers a powerful sensory assault along with a nuanced meditation on birth.

“‘A Single Tear’ is about becoming a parent, and the perspective and strength it can give,” notes Converge vocalist Jacob Bannon, whose bandmates include guitarist Kurt Ballou, bassist Nate Newton, and drummer Ben Koller.

 

Produced by Converge and mixed by Ballou at Godcity Studios, The Dusk In Us is the ninth full-length from the band. The album arrives as the follow-up to 2012’s All We Love We Leave Behind, which was featured on Pitchfork’s Best New Music list.

Pre-orders for The Dusk In Us are available at http://www.convergecult.com

 

THE DUSK IN US TRACKLIST:

1. A Single Tear

2. Eye of the Quarrel

3. Under Duress

4. Arkhipov Calm

5. I Can Tell You About Pain

6. The Dusk in Us

7. Wildlife

8. Murk & Marrow

9. Trigger

10. Broken by Light

11. Cannibals

12. Thousands of Miles Between Us

13. Reptilian

In December, Converge will embark on a tour of North America. Pile and Give will join the band on their East Coast run, while SUMAC and Cult Leader will be the support acts for all West Coast dates.

 

CONVERGE TOUR DATES:

Dec 8 – Allston, MA – Brighton Music Hall (SOLD OUT)

Dec 9 – Brooklyn, NY – Saint Vitus (SOLD OUT)

Dec 10 – Brooklyn, NY – Saint Vitus (SOLD OUT)

Dec 11 – Baltimore, MD – Baltimore Soundstage

Dec 12 – Washington, DC – Rock & Roll Hotel

Dec 13 – Durham, NC – Motorco Music Hall

Dec 14 – Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade (SOLD OUT)

Dec 15 – Richmond, VA – The Broadberry

Dec 16 – Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer

Jan 19 – Vancouver, BC – Rickshaw Theatre

Jan 20 – Seattle, WA – El Corazon

Jan 21 – Portland, OR – Bossanova Ballroom

Jan 23 – Berkley, CA – Cornerstone Berkley

Jan 24 – Santa Cruz, CA – The Catalyst Club (Atrium)

Jan 25 – Los Angeles, CA – The Echoplex

Jan 26 – Santa Ana, CA – The Constellation Room

Jan 27 – San Diego, CA – Brick by Brick

Jan 28 – Mesa, AZ – Nile Theatre