Rise Against

Members: Tim McIlrath, Joe Principe, Brandon Barnes, Zach Blair Established Date: 1999 Record Label: Unsigned

Rise Against is a punk rock band from Chicago, formed in 1999. Rooted in hardcore punk and melodic hardcore, the band is known for their outspoken social commentary, covering a wide range of topics such as political injustice, animal rights, humanitarianism, and environmentalism.