Velocity Records, a new Rise Records imprint, has signed Abandon All Ships. The band's debut album is tentatively set to be released at the end of summer.
Roadrunner International has teamed up with Rise Records to release Bleeding Through's upcoming self-titled album. Rise Records will handle the U.S. and Canada release, while Roadrunner will be handling all other territories.
Bleeding Through's Brandan Schieppati commented:
"We're very excited to be teaming back up with Roadrunner, who released 'The Truth' and 'This is Love, This is Murderous' with us previously. Their team is fantastic and the label is legendary."
Rise Records have announced plans to re-issue Piebald's entire out-of-print catalog. "Piebald: First Ten Years" will be a three volume set, each volume containing two discs; the set will compile the band's first three full-lengths, "When Life Hands You Lemons", "If It Weren't For Venetian Blinds", "It Would Be Curtains For Us All and We Are The Only Friends We Have", all of their EPs, b-sides and live tracks. Volume I is expected in late April, while Volumes II and III will be released in May and June respectively.
Detroit, Michigan's Legend have signed to Rise Records.
This Is Hell have inked a deal with Rise Records.