Converge - No Heroes
Album Details

U.S. Release Date: October 24, 2006

E.U. Release Date: October 23, 2006

Label: Epitaph

Recording Year: 2006

UPC/EAN Code: 45778682768

No Heroes

Converge

About No Heroes by Converge

If LCD Soundsystem's 45:33 is good Nike-sponsored running music, No Heroes is what boot-wearing non-joggers use at a punk-slapped punching bag to reach fighting weight. It's pretty amazing to think Converge has been around almost as long as some of you have been alive, especially considering this sixth full-length is packed with some of the most ferocious moments in the Boston quartet's 15-plus year history.

These 14 right hooks are buff motherfuckers, rendered in various shades of blacks and blues and reds, but it's the opening tandem that really cooks. Shoving feedback and a heavy instrumental build out of the way, neck-tat sporting vocalist Jacob Bannon skewers a two-minute sermon on the opening track, "Heartache": "We are all falling down/ We are all falling/ Every word that you pray/ Makes another slave/ Every idol that you build/ Brings another plague." When the mathy mid-tempo returns, the song appropriately rams bass-first into "Hellhound", a one-minute rip-roar of in-the-red calisthenics. And then, well, it's gone, replaced by the equally taut "Sacrifice": "Hit the lights/ I've had enough/ Guilt to build a city/ Shame to fill a sea/ Reasons to give up and lose everything/ Regret to burn this body/ Filth to cut these hands/ Reasons to bury this and everything we have." Vengeance? It's only 58 seconds long. Its motto: "I'm built for war."

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We'll be playing the 2017 Boston Calling Music Festival at the Harvard Athletic Complex on May 26th to May 28th.... https://t.co/bV6iRKziKx

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Not many of these left. Get your order in now!

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Limited Converge Denim Jackets are available now. One time only run of this style. We already sold out of some... https://t.co/9BYx0XvIcL

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@convergecult

Stoked that the Wear Your Wounds song "Arthritic Heart" will exclusively appear on a flexi w/ issue #31 of New... https://t.co/mxeslIlour

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Pick up issue #31 of New Noise Magazine featuring J. Bannon & Wear Your Wounds on the cover. This issue includes... https://t.co/hXD0wzJgcO

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Wear Your Wounds Enamel Pins available now via Deathwish Inc. Debut album is also available for pre-order now, in... https://t.co/gL2cAQi4fj

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Wear Your Wounds on the sub cover of New Noise Magazine #31. Also includes a flexi w/ the unreleased song... https://t.co/mzPQ52VrK9

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Only two copies of the J. Bannon "In Place Apart" Carbon Edition Silkscreened Print remain. The Steel Grey... https://t.co/3UaTxezkTn

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