Converge formed in the 90’s and is known for bringing elements of hardcore, punk rock and metal together. Members Jacob Bannon, Kurt Ballou, Nate Newton and Ben Koller are all known vegetarians who admit to being raised on a little too much Slayer, which you can see is one of their influences. They have 8 releases in total, including their latest record in 2012 called “All the Love we Leave Behind”. They are most known for their record “Jane Doe” released in 2001.
Nice Hooves are an up and coming local band who is starting to create a buzz for themselves. This show would be a great chance to check them out and get to see one of the best bands in hardcore at the same time.
The show starts at 8 p.m. and is $15 in advance and $17 at the door. There isn't a service charge if tickets are purchased in advance from the Garden Bowl.