(NEW YORK, NY) – WITHIN THE RUINS entered the Billboard Top 200 Chart for the very first time at #133 with their newest LP, Elite. With 4,000 copies sold, the new album’s first week sales are double of those of Invade, the band’s 2010 release.
Guitarist Joe Cocchi comments:
“Lots of hard work went into this release. Thanks to our management team and new label home (eOne/Goodfight) for making all this possible. Huge thanks to our fans for waiting so f*ucking long for a new album and for the support! See you all on the road!”
The band recently announced a new batch of spring tour dates including their participation in THE SICK TOUR II, which begins in a few days.
The band will then be heading out with label-mates THE CONTORTIONIST in part of the GOOD FIGHT TOUR along with I DECLARE WAR, REFLECTIONS and CITY IN THE SEA. Soon after that, the ROAD TO METAL FEST tour kicks off with the band supporting AFTER THE BURIAL, dates can be accessed on the TOUR DATES page above.
“Elite is by far the strongest record Massachusets maulers Within The Ruins have released” – Alternative Press Magazine
“Will WTR grab you by the crotch and never let you go? Sure. But let’s just say the record offers more of a pleasant surprise” – Decibel Magazine
A plethora of bundles are now available while supplies last. Most notably, the “Party Pack” which includes an autographed CD, shirt, snapback hat, 11″ x 17″ lithograph poster, glass mug, coozie, bottle opener keychain and ping pong balls!
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- BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME Updated Tour Dates (theweldingroom.com)
- GOATWHORE, THE CASUALTIES Announce Tour (theweldingroom.com)
- WITHIN THE RUINS Announce Spring Tour Dates (theweldingroom.com)