Our daily collection of links from around the metal blogosphere. See something awesome? Let us know.

A few videos of Converge from their recent show in Brooklyn. That was an epic set.

Shawn Milke of Alesana explains 'sweetcore.'

As You Drown posted two new songs. New album out in July via Metal Blade.

Bret Michaels didn't sign autographs after a Maryland show, disappointing some fans. [via Bravewords]

Josey Scott of Saliva (whom we just interviewed here on Noisecreep) is recovering from emergency surgery for an ulcer. Get well, Josey!

Nick Sadler talks about recording the new Daughters album.

Bison B.C. are heading out on tour.