Arise and Ruin

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Arise and Ruin
Origin Guelph, Ontario
Years active 2005-2010
Labels Victory Records
Past members
  • Ryan Bauchman
  • Brent Munger
  • Sam Pattison
  • Ben Alexis
  • Derek Prince-Cox
    • Greg Richmond

Arise and Ruin was a Canadian metalcore band from Guelph, Ontario, currently signed to Victory Records.


Arise and Ruin formed in 2005, and quickly signed with Stereo Dynamite Recordings, a Toronto-based independent label. Their debut EP appeared in April 2006, and the group won critical acclaim and press coverage as a result.[1] The group toured Canada in 2006 with groups such as Underoath, Bleeding Through, Ava Maria and Protest the Hero.[2] In 2007, they toured with Silverstein, Misery Index, A Perfect Murder,[3] Between the Buried and Me, The Red Chord, August Burns Red, and Cephalic Carnage. On October 30, 2007, the group released a full-length through American label Victory Records, entitled The Final Dawn.[4]

As of 2010, Arise and Ruin have disbanded. No official reason has been given for their breakup.


Final line-up[edit]

  • Ryan Bauchman - vocals (2005-2010)
  • Brent Munger - guitar (2005-2010)
  • Sam Pattison - guitar (2007-2010)
  • Ben Alexis - bass (2005-2010)
  • Derek Prince-Cox - drums (2005-2010)

Former Member[edit]

  • Greg Richmond - guitar (2005-2007)

Touring Member[edit]

  • Sam Pattison - guitar (2007)





  1. ^ Arise and Ruin at
  2. ^ Richards, Pete (2006-11-16). "Arise and Ruin Take On the Wicked Bitch of the East". Chart. Retrieved 2009-06-13. 
  3. ^ Arise and Ruin, The Toronto Times, October 26, 2007. Accessed November 3, 2007.
  4. ^ Album Review, Sputnik Music. Accessed November 3, 2007.

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