CONVERGE Announce Axe to Fall 2010 U.S. Tour with COALESCE, HARVEY MILK, More

CONVERGE have announced their first slew of dates for their Axe to Fall 2010 U.S. Tour. Joining them on various dates will be COALESCE, HARVEY MILK, GAZA, LEWD ACTS, and BLACK BREATH. An additional special guest will be announced soon.

Dates are as follows:

04/30: TBA @ TBA w/ Special guest, LEWD ACTS, and more
05/01: TBA @ TBA w/ Special guest, LEWD ACTS, and more
05/02: TBA @ TBA w/ Special guest, LEWD ACTS, and more
05/03: TBA @ TBA w/ Special guest, LEWD ACTS, and more
05/04: TBA @ TBA w/ Special guest, LEWD ACTS, and more
05/05: TBA @ TBA w/ Special guest, LEWD ACTS, and more
05/06: TBA @ TBA w/ Special guest, LEWD ACTS, and more
05/06: TBA @ TBA w/ Special guest, LEWD ACTS, and more
05/07: Cleveland, OH @ Grog Shop w/ LEWD ACTS, BLACK BREATH
05/08: Detroit, MI @ Magic Stick w/ LEWD ACTS, BLACK BREATH, and more
05/09: Chicago, IL @ Bottom Lounge w/ LEWD ACTS, BLACK BREATH, and more
05/10: Lawrence, KS @ Bottleneck w/ COALESCE, LEWD ACTS, BLACK BREATH
05/11: Denver, CO @ Marquis Theatre w/ COALESCE, LEWD ACTS, BLACK BREATH
05/13: Seattle, WA @ Neumo’s w/ COALESCE, LEWD ACTS, BLACK BREATH
05/14: Portland, OR @ Satyricon w/ COALESCE, GAZA, LEWD ACTS, BLACK BREATH
05/15: San Francisco, CA @ Slim’s w/ COALESCE, LEWD ACTS, BLACK BREATH
05/16: CA @ TBA w/ TBA
05/17: Anaheim, CA @ Chain Reaction w/ COALESCE, GAZA, LEWD ACTS, BLACK BREATH
05/18: Los Angeles, CA @ El Rey Theatre w/ COALESCE, GAZA, LEWD ACTS, BLACK BREATH
05/19: Tempe, AZ @ The Clubhouse w/ COALESCE, GAZA, LEWD ACTS, BLACK BREATH
05/21: Austin, TX @ Emo’s w/ COALESCE, GAZA, LEWD ACTS, BLACK BREATH
05/22: TX @ TBA w/ TBA
05/23: Tulsa, OK @ The Marquee w/ GAZA, LEWD ACTS, BLACK BREATH
05/25: Memphis, TN @ The Hi Tone w/ GAZA, LEWD ACTS, BLACK BREATH
05/26: Louisville, KY @ TBA w/ GAZA, LEWD ACTS, BLACK BREATH
05/27: Nashville, TN @ Rockettown w/ HARVEY MILK, GAZA, LEWD ACTS, BLACK BREATH
05/28: Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade w/ HARVEY MILK, GAZA, LEWD ACTS, BLACK BREATH
05/29: North Carolina @ TBA w/ HARVEY MILK, GAZA, LEWD ACTS, BLACK BREATH

05/30: Baltimore, MD @ Maryland Deathfest w/ ENTOMBED, OBITUARY, 16, and more

Check out our recent interview with CONVERGE: http://www.apeshit.org/features/converge-a-conversation-with-converge/

COALESCE: Limited 7″ Release and Mini Tour

Kansas City, Missouri’s COALESCE are set to release a limited edition 7″, their first release of new material since 1999’s Revolution in Just Listening. Entitled Salt and Passage, the 7″ was recorded by longtime producer/friend Ed Rose and features the now-legendary lineup of Sean Ingram (vocals), Jes Steineger (guitar), THE CASKET LOTTERY‘s Nathan Ellis (bass) and Nathan “Junior” Richardson (drums). This vinyl-only release will be pressed on deluxe screen printed gatefold packaging and limited colored vinyl and audiophile 70 gram vinyl. Salt and Passage drops on September 11th via Second Nature Recordings in conjunction with the band’s own imprint, Crash and Bang.

COALESCE will also be hitting the road for a short tour next week. Tour dates are as follows:
8/15 – Worcester, MA @ The Palladium (Upstairs)
8/16 – Philadelphia, PA @ First Unitarian Church
8/17 – New York, NY @ Knitting Factory
8/18 – Baltimore, MD @ Otto Bar
8/19 – Richmond, VA @ Alley Katz
8/20 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Lawrenceville Moose
8/21 – Detroit, MI @ Magic Stick
8/22 – Arlington Heights, IL @ Arlington Heights Knights of Columbus
8/23 – Iowa City, IA @ Picador
8/24 – Omaha, [email protected] Sokol Underground
8/25 – Lawrence, KS @ The Bottleneck