Archer's New Rival is an action packed hardcore band based out central Florida. Since the band came together in early 2005, they have been impressing everyone that was paying attention. They played their first show in May 2005, a battle of the bands in Tampa, Florida, which they won. The original lineup of the band consisted of Ceasar Pentzke as main vocals. In March 2006, the band replaced Pentzke for their current vocalist and screamer, Alan Harmon.