#2 on Hard Music Chart, #2 on
Independent Chart, #8 Most Streamed
Album on Spotify
AUGUST 10th, 2015 – DETROIT, MI – The recently released self-titled album from We Came As Romans has debuted #8 on the Billboard Top Current 200 chart! This marks the second time the band has debuted in the top eight of the Billboard Top Current 200. In addition, the new album secured the #2 spot on both the Hard Music and Independent Charts, as well as the #8 most streamed album on Spotify.
The self-titled album, which was recorded with multi-platinum award winning producer David Bendeth (Bring Me The Horizon, Paramore, Of Mice and Men), was officially released on July 24th on Equal Vision Records. Fans can now purchase it via MerchNow and iTunes.
The album streamed in its entirety exclusively with The Huffington Post on July 21st, 2015. The feature and in-depth interview with vocalist Dave Stephens can be seen here: http://huff.to/1g1GgIQ
The lead single “The World I Used To Know” was met with fan and critic praise and has been seeing adds with radio stations such as SiriusXM Octane, CIMX-FM Detroit, WIIL-FM Chicago, KPNT-FM St. Louis, WIYY-FM Baltimore, WRIF-FM Detroit, KHTQ-FM Spokane, WRKZ-FM Columbus and many more! The song is also currently #42 on the active rock charts.
The band recently released the official music video for “The World I Used To Know”, which can be seen here: http://bit.ly/1f3Xe8d. Fans can also watch the official music video for the song “Regenerate” here: http://bit.ly/1ImI99w
On the new album, the Detroit-based band confidently shows off a newfound sense of maturity, camaraderie, depth, and a balanced understanding of the world around them, through the intense juxtaposition of the beauty and harsh injustices of growing up and experiencing life for all that it is. We Came As Romans have not only found themselves on the new album, but they’ve found each other and have banded together as brothers to take on the world around them – with a massive and dedicated army of fans in tow.
We Came As Romans can currently be seen on the cover of Outburn Magazine. The magazine is on sale nationwide throughout the US and Canada in thousands of newsstands, book stores, record stores, military outlets, major chains, grocery stores, specialty stores, and independent locations as well as 625 university and college bookstores. Fans can also order a copy at:http://www.outburn.com
The band just completed the entire run of the 2015 Vans Warped Tour, where they performed on the main stage. This is just the beginning for We Came As Romans and fans should keep an eye out for more amazing announcements in the coming weeks.
Composed of vocalists, David Stephens and Kyle Pavone, guitarists Joshua Moore and Lou Cotton, bassist Andrew Glass and drummer Eric Choi, We Came As Romans have already seen massive success with their first two full-length albums To Plant A Seed and Understanding What We’ve Grown To Be each topping 100,000 sales in the US alone. Their most recent release, Tracing Back Roots topped the Billboard charts coming in at #8 on the Billboard 200. The album also charted #1 Independent Album, #1 Internet Album, #1 Hard Rock Album and#2 Top Rock Album. The band’s recent live DVD release Present, Future, and Past debuted #1 on the Billboard DVD charts, beating Metallica for the top spot.
We Came As Romans have been seen on the covers of Alternative Press, New Noise Magazine and Substream Music Press, on the front pages of the NJ Star-Ledger, Asbury Park Press, The Aquarian Weekly, and The Metro (Detroit) newspapers, in exclusive features in Journeys stores and in Hot Topic’s back-to-school campaign. The band has appeared on RollingStone.com, Nikon.com, MTV Buzzworthy Blog, Axe Body Spray Sites, and Sirius XM Liquid Metal.
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