Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn’t open, click the iTunes icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music from When Forever Comes Crashing (Reissue) by Converge, download iTunes now.

Do you already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download
iTunes for Mac + PC

When Forever Comes Crashing (Reissue)

Open iTunes to preview, buy and download music.

Album Review

Over the course of the years since the band's formation in the early '90s, Converge has continued to release solid hardcore metal records that improve each time in their technicality and structure, becoming more and more experimental within a musical genre that has a reputation for being quite stagnant. When Forever Comes Crashing is the culmination of that growth — an extremely solid, well-written, and produced album that pushes the hardcore boundaries while maintaining the ability to explode. Precise and relentless, the 11 tracks plow through heads like an unsteered bus filled with armed schizophrenics. From the first straight-up metal riff and spastic screams of "My Unsaid Everything" to the quirky buried-alive screeching of "The Lowest Common Denominator" and all the way through to "Love as Arson," it is undeniable that Converge has become one of the most powerful and effective bands in metallic hardcore. [This enhanced edition includes one unreleased track and a music video.]


Formed: 1990 in Boston, MA

Genre: Rock

Years Active: '90s, '00s, '10s

One of the most original and innovative bands to emerge from the punk underground, Converge were formed in the winter of 1990-1991, and after several singles, compilation appearances, and the requisite growing pains, they released their first full-length effort, Halo in a Haystack, in 1994. The Boston-based metalcore and mathcore pioneers were initially comprised of vocalist/visual artist Jacob Bannon, guitarist Kurt Ballou, bassist Jeff Feinburg, and drummer Damon Bellorado, with second guitarist...
Full bio