US-based record label Rise Records has become the first official Industry Supporter of the Heavy Music Awards 2018.

Founded in 1991, the Portland-based label has built a reputation for being progressive and has embraced digital technology to break and support its artists on a global scale.

The label is home to established and emerging artists from all corners of the heavy music spectrum, including At The Drive-In, PVRIS, American Nightmare, Of Mice & Men, Knuckle Puck, Dance Gavin Dance, Issues, Hot Water Music, Cane Hill and many more.




Clare Maxwell, Head of Rise International and based in Rise’s London office, said, “It’s an honor to be involved in this years Heavy Music Awards.

“The HMAs represent everything wonderful about the scene we’re in. Great people recognising and awarding great music and having a hell of a party!”

You can find out more about Rise at their Facebook, Twitter, YouTube or Instagram.



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