RISE RECORDS is proud to announce the signing of legendary hardcore band 7 SECONDS to its family of artists.  Forming in Reno, NV in January 1980, 7 Seconds was the originator of the West Coast Hardcore sound that influenced just about every hardcore band including; Youth of Today, Gorilla Biscuits and modern day bands like Title Fight and American Nightmare.  It is safe to say the band helped start the “Youth Crew” sound.  Releasing an EP called “Walk Together, Rock Together” in 1985 officially put them on the map.Their positive lyrical content influenced so many youths over the years and they weren’t afraid to push the envelope.