CROWN THE EMPIRE's 'The Resistance: Rise Of The Runaways' Cracks U.S. Top 10

CROWN THE EMPIRE's 'The Resistance: Rise Of The Runaways' Cracks U.S. Top 10

"The Resistance: Rise Of The Runaways", the sophomore album from the Dallas, Texas-based metalcore band CROWN THE EMPIRE, sold around 24,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 7 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD was released on July 22 via Rise Records.

"The Resistance: Rise Of The Runaways" track listing:

01. A Call to Arms (Act I)
02. Initiation
03. Millennia
04. Machines
05. The Wolves Of Paris (Act II)
06. MNSTR
07. Second Thoughts
08. Maniacal Me
09. Satellites (Act III)
10. Rise Of The Runaways
11. Bloodline
12. The Phoenix Reborn
13. Johnny’s Rebellion

Since bursting onto the scene in 2012 with its debut full-length, "The Fallout", CROWN THE EMPIRE has shown no signs of slowing down on its undeniable course toward world domination. The band sold over 60,000 copies of its groundbreaking first CD and has been busy touring the world repeatedly, and gracing magazine covers frequently.

CROWN THE EMPIRE's relentless touring schedule has found them sharing stages with such acts as PIERCE THE VEIL, ASKING ALEXANDRIA and THE USED. After being the breakout band on the 2013 Vans Warped Tour, the band was asked to return again this year as a main-stage act.

CROWN THE EMPIRE has been on the cover of Alternative Press over three times in the past year, a feat that has never been accomplished by a new band. They appeared first as the cover artist for Alternative Press' "Bands You Need To Know" issue, then again for their "Stars of Warped Tour" issue, and the band was on the cover of the magazine's July 2014 issue to help build early support for the new album.

crowntheempireresistancecd

COMMENTS

To comment on a BLABBERMOUTH.NET story or review, you must be logged in to an active personal account on Facebook. Once you're logged in, you will be able to comment. User comments or postings do not reflect the viewpoint of BLABBERMOUTH.NET and BLABBERMOUTH.NET does not endorse, or guarantee the accuracy of, any user comment. To report spam or any abusive, obscene, defamatory, racist, homophobic or threatening comments, or anything that may violate any applicable laws, use the "Report to Facebook" and "Mark as spam" links that appear next to the comments themselves. To do so, click the downward arrow on the top-right corner of the Facebook comment (the arrow is invisible until you roll over it) and select the appropriate action. You can also send an e-mail to blabbermouthinbox(@)gmail.com with pertinent details. BLABBERMOUTH.NET reserves the right to "hide" comments that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate and to "ban" users that violate the site's Terms Of Service. Hidden comments will still appear to the user and to the user's Facebook friends. If a new comment is published from a "banned" user or contains a blacklisted word, this comment will automatically have limited visibility (the "banned" user's comments will only be visible to the user and the user's Facebook friends).