The Skinny: Dallas, TX’s Crown The Empire have announced a July 22 release date for their long awaited sophomore effort, The Resistance: Rise of the Runaways. The debut song, “Initiation” is now streaming on the Rise Records YouTube channel – listen below.

Crown The Empire is currently one of the featured Main Stage acts on the Vans Warped Tour and will be touring the UK/Europe with Asking Alexandria, The Ghost Inside and SECRETS this Fall. Since bursting onto the scene in 2012 with their debut full-length, The Fallout, Crown The Empire have shown no signs of slowing down on their undeniable course toward world domination.

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)
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


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