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Rise Against formed in 1999 originally under the name Transistor Revolt. They changed their name to Rise Against upon the 2001 release of their first album The Unraveling. In 2003 they released their second album Revolutions Per Minute, and toured extensively to promote their first two albums, including a 2003 appearance on the Warped Tour. In 2003 the band signed with Geffen Records, and released Siren Song of the Counter Culture in August of 2004, their first major label release. This album was Rise Against’s first album to crack the Billboard 200 and was certified gold. Following the release of the album, they went on an international tour featuring opening dates with many major acts. Rise Against went on their first official headlining tour in 2007 to support the June 4, 2006 release of The Sufferer & the Witness.
Rise Against are known for addressing political and environmental issues head on through their music as well as their highly energetic live performances.