LOCK UP Members To Guest On New CONVERGE Album

LOCK UP vocalist Tomas Lindberg (AT THE GATES, DISFEAR) and the band’s current touring bassist, Dan Lilker (NUCLEAR ASSAULT, BRUTAL TRUTH, S.O.D., VENOMOUS CONCEPT) have recorded guest appearances on the new album from the Massachusetts-based hardcore/metal act CONVERGE, which is currently being recorded at CONVERGE guitarist Kurt Ballou‘s Godcity studios in Salem. Tentatively titled “All We Love We Leave Behind”, the CD is scheduled for a late spring/early summer release via Epitaph.

A photo of Lindberg and CONVERGE frontman Jacob Bannon at the recording studio can be seen below.

CONVERGE‘s latest CD, “Axe To Fall”, sold 3,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 163 on The Billboard 200 chart. The effort was released on October 20, 2009 through Epitaph Records.

Produced by guitarist Kurt Ballou at Godcity, “Axe To Fall” featured guest appearances from Steve Brodsky (CAVE IN), Adam McGrath (CAVE IN), J.R. Connors (CAVE IN, DOOMRIDERS), Uffe Cederlund (DISFEAR, ex-ENTOMBED), John Pettibone (THE VOWS, HIMSA), Steve Von Till (NEUROSIS) and Mookie Singerman (GENGHIS TRON).