Home > News > Comments

Converge show cancellations

Sunday, November 26, 2006 2:38 PM PT


Converge will not appear at three of their scheduled shows as a result of two separate issues. The group has provided the following explanation:

"After driving overnight to Poughkeepsie from Baltimore (and almost hitting hundreds of deer in the process...), we got word that 'Rhythmden' festival has been cancelled due to 'insurance' issues. Thanks to Subzero and On Broken Wings for getting the word out to us and other bands. We hope to be back in the Poughkeepsie NY area sometime in 2K7. While we were typing the above information, Jake received a call about a death in his immediate family. So he can attend the funeral and be home to support his family, we are canceling Philadelphia and New York City shows of the tour. The shows in Buffalo, Cleveland, Levittown, and Revere shows will go on as planned as he will be able to make those shows. Apologies to all the bands, kids, and promoters who are effected by the cancellations. We will make it up one day."


26 comments


11/26/2006 2:39:52 PM
the end of the scene as we know it

11/26/2006 2:45:00 PM
well, prepare for a grimmer more pesimistic bannon on those remaining dates!

11/26/2006 3:21:30 PM
Hospice Software Hospice Specific Web Based (.NET) No large upfront Investment! Ads by Gooooooooooogle

11/26/2006 3:22:55 PM
NO LOVE LOST!!!!!CLEVELAND HATES CONVERGE ANYWAYS!!!PLEASE,NO MAKEUP TOUR,gayS

11/26/2006 3:41:19 PM
Heterosexuality cancellations.

11/26/2006 3:49:38 PM
This is just a media smoke-screen so Jake can wrap filming on Spiderman 4 as Carnage. *wears 'The Truth Is Out There' tee*

11/26/2006 4:18:08 PM
seriously guys? FIRST FIRST POST!!!

11/26/2006 5:49:01 PM
my life is over. this band will never be the same again.......i mean they almost hit hundreds of deer.

11/26/2006 6:30:24 PM
Holy fck, LI show still on. YESSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS
SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS!!!!

11/26/2006 6:37:07 PM
a show i wouldn't of gone to got canceled. whoop de doo

11/26/2006 8:12:10 PM
fcking rhythmden. glad their done.

11/26/2006 8:35:59 PM
http://www.returntothepit.com/main.php?id=962 pictures from the fest!!! it was so worth all that driving!

11/26/2006 9:57:19 PM
delete 

11/26/2006 10:16:41 PM
I saw this guys last night. Sorry to hear about that.

11/26/2006 10:22:46 PM
Pfft. Pussies.

11/26/2006 10:23:21 PM
But they are pretty bad assed. Assy McGee.

11/26/2006 10:31:31 PM
You're all pricks.

11/26/2006 11:06:18 PM
dude, i saw this tour in albany and it was nuts. too bad.

11/27/2006 12:02:05 AM
conVOIGE x

11/27/2006 12:30:24 AM
all i know is the baltimore show was insane.

11/27/2006 12:35:25 AM
EVERY show they do is insane. Hope all goes well..

11/27/2006 1:37:22 AM
MedicateSleep 11/26/2006 3:49:38 PM This is just a media smoke-screen so Jake can wrap filming on Spiderman 4 as Carnage. *wears 'The Truth Is Out There' tee* That's terrible, but past that, very funny

11/27/2006 9:10:55 AM
if your jake bannon, what do you wear to a funeral?

11/28/2006 9:27:48 AM
^^^^^^ Gloves, a scarf.

11/28/2006 11:32:12 AM
That huge camo jacket with his hood up

11/29/2006 6:29:41 PM
fck converge