Death Metal Sextet THE CONVALESCENCE Reveals New Track Reflections

Death Metal Sextet THE CONVALESCENCE Reveals New Track “Reflections” + U.S. Headline Tour Dates

New Album Poison Words Out April 1, 2016 via 3Thirteen Entertainment Group/eOne Music
PRE-ORDER HERE| Mixed and Mastered by Chris Donaldson of CRYPTOPSY
“The Poison Words Tour” Begins April 1st – Featuring Support from So This Is Suffering and Beside The Silence

Rising death metal sextet THE CONVALESCENCE recently announced the upcoming release of their debut album, Poison Words, out April 1, 2016 via 3Thirteen Entertainment Group/eOne Music. With an already confirmed SXSW tour set to launch March 13th, the band is revealing additional headline tour dates as part of their “Poison Words Tour”, fueled by COLDCOCK Whiskey andfeaturing support from So This Is Suffering and Beside The Silence. The dates will kick off on April 1st in the band’s hometown of Toledo, OH with an album release show at Realm. See below for all currently confirmed tour dates.
Pre-order your copy of Poison Words now via 3Thirteen Music. Poison Words was engineered and produced by John Burke (Vibe Studios) and was mixed and mastered by Chris Donaldson of Cryptopsy.

Mar.13th – Murfreesboro, TN @ Autograph Rehearsal Studio w/ Ira Hill

Mar.14th – Knoxville, TN @ Longbranch Saloon w/ Ira Hill

Mar.16th – Houston, TX @ SXSW Overflow Festival w/ Ira Hill

Mar.17th – Austin, TX @ SXSW w/ DJ Starscream

Mar.18th – Austin, TX @ SXSW

Mar.19th – Lawton, OK @ The Railhead Saloon w/ Ira Hill

Mar.21st – St.Louis, MO @ The Firebird w/ Ira Hill

Mar.22nd – Peoria, IL @ Rail II w/ Ira Hill

Mar.23rd – Valparaiso, IN @ Big Shot’s w/ Ira Hill

Mar.24th – Crest Hill, IL @ Bada Brew w/ Ira Hill

Mar.25th – Warren, MI @ The Ritz w/ Ira Hill
THE CONVALESCENCE Poison Words Tour w/ So This Is Suffering, Beside The Silence:

Apr.1st – Toledo, OH @ Realm (ALBUM RELEASE SHOW)

Apr.2nd – Toronto, ON @ Smiling Buddha *

Apr.4th – Sudbury, ON @ The Asylum *

Apr.5th – Montreal, QC @ Piranha Bar *

Apr.7th – Niagara Falls, NY @ The Evening Star Concert Hall *

Apr.9th – Kittanning, PA @ Club Radioactive *

Apr.10th – Philadelphia, PA @ Millcreek Tavern *

Apr.11th – Williamsburg, NY @ Black Bear Bar *

Apr.12th – Long Branch, NJ @ Brighton Bar *

Apr.14th – Murfreesboro, NC @ Zakk’s Coffeehouse *

Apr.17th – Orlando, FL @ Bombshell’s Tavern *

Apr.19th – Jacksonville, FL @ Jack Rabbit’s *

Apr.20th – Sanford, FL @ West End Trading Co. *

Apr.21st – Bryant, AR @ M.F. Metal Music *

Apr.22nd – Dallas, TX @ Reno’s Chop Shop*

Apr.23rd – Houston, TX @ White Swan *

Apr.24th – Austin, TX @ Dirty Dog Bar

Apr.25th – El Paso, TX @ Mesa Music Hall

Apr.28th – Cheyenne, WY @ Crown Bar

Apr.29th – Idaho Falls, ID @ The Falls Venue

Apr.30th – Spokane, WA @ The Palomino  

May 1st – Seattle, WA @ Studio Seven

May 2nd – Pasco, WA @ La Tropicana

May 4th – Chico, CA @ Down Lo

May 5th – Oakdale, CA @ The Battered Beaver

May 6th – Long Beach, CA @ The Blacklight District

May 7th – Santa Ana, CA @ Malone’s

May 8th – Flagstaff, AZ @ The Green Room

May 9th – Albuquerque, NM @ The Blu Phoenix

May 10th – Denver, CO @ The Pit Stop Tavern

May 12th – Des Moines, IA @ Lefty’s Live Music Venue

May 13th – Madison, WI @ The Wisco

May 14th – Grayslake, IL @ Grayslake Oasis

May 15th – New Haven, IN @ Carl’s Tavern

*no Beside The Silence
THE CONVALESCENCE Confirmed Post-Tour Dates:

May 16th – Westland, MI @ The Token Lounge w/ Hallow’s Die, I, Apollo

May 18th – Lakewood, OH @ The Foundry w/ Hallow’s Die, I, Apollo

May 19th – Knoxville, TN @ Longbranch Saloon w/ Hallow’s Die, I, Apollo

May 26th – Newark, OH @ Somewhere Else Bar w/ Hallow’s Die, I, Apollo

May 28th – Toledo, OH @ Toledo Deathfest w/ Hallow’s Die, I, Apollo

June 20th – St. Joseph, MO @ The Loft w/American Head Charge, Motograter

June 25th – Minneapolis, MN @ The Skyway Theater w/American Head Charge, Soil, Motograter

July 8th – Madison, WI @ Murderstock

Sep.10th – Los Angeles, CA @ OC Deathfest

…More dates TBA


THE CONVALESCENCE is a death metal/deathcore band formed in Toledo, OH in 2011 by Keith Wampler (vocals). After several member changes throughout the years, the band is now based all over the country and also includes keyboardist/vocalist Katie McCrimmon (ex Archetyped) from El Paso, TX, guitarist/vocalist Luke Walden (ex Pound For Pound) from Springfield, IL, as well as guitarist John Jones (ex The Weight Of Us), bassist Spencer Kropog and drummer Justin Dubay (Adrift Of River Styx) from Cleveland, OH. THE CONVALESCENCE has toured extensively since forming with bands such as As Blood Runs Black, Rings Of Saturn, Cryptopsy, Ill Nino, Straight Line Stitch, and Motograter. The band has also performed one-off dates with the likes Vital Remains, Mushroomhead, All Shall Perish, Carnifex, and Fleshgod Apocalypse, to name a few. In 2015, THE CONVALESCENCE took their performance to the next level, opening at both their local Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival stop and Dirtfest. In total, the band spent over 100 days on the road in 2014 and 2015, but THE CONVALESCENCE goes global in 2016… stay tuned.



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