American punk-rock band Rise Against is a name you’re probably already familiar with. Whether you’re a punk fan or not, these guys have been around for a while, forming in 1999, and have made quite a name for themselves. They’ve been nominated for MTV awards and worked their way up the charts in countries all over the world, so people are obviously watching out for them. Fans will be excited to hear that the guys recently announced their anticipated 7th studio album “The Black Market”, which is set to be released on July 15th, 2014 in stores and online.

Over the years Rise Against has been active in not only musical outlets but have been strong advocates in political and equal rights movements. They take pride in helping out organizations such as Amnesty International and It Gets Better Project. All of the members in the band are also vegan and have worked with brands such as Vans to create all vegan products for the masses.

Be sure to check out the album preview here and keep up with all of the latest news and info on Rise Against.