On June 27th, 2015, Runaway Nation entered ‘Band Warfare’. At this point, they had only been together since January on that year. The band came out on top and the grand prize helped fund their debut self-titled EP, released on December 8th, 2015. Runaway Nation later entered another battle of the bands hosted by the University of Waterloo. The band again finished first and received a studio recording and music video for their song “Home”.
Runaway Nation performs all over Southern Ontario, in cities such as Cambridge, Kitchener, Waterloo, Brantford, Hamilton, and Toronto. In their hometown, they have created a strong following; selected to perform at several community festivals. They also perform at corporate events. The band plays to audiences of all ages and has received lots of praise along the way. They keep a very professional attitude and create a great atmosphere for music wherever they go.