Raveonettes, The / Raven In The Grave
Album:Raven In The Grave Collection:General
Artist:Raveonettes, The Added:Apr 2011
Label:Vice Records 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2011-04-10 Pull Date:2011-06-12 
Week Ending:Jun 5May 29May 22May 15May 8May 1Apr 24Apr 17

Recent Airplay
1.Mar 02, 2023:Down in the Basement
Summer Moon
4.Jun 12, 2011:Hangtime
Recharge & Revolt
2.Sep 08, 2019:organic fruit tracks
Recharge & Revolt
5.Jun 03, 2011:Death Control
Forget That You're Young
3.Jun 14, 2011:DON - FROM WINSTON... GOOD LUCK!
Forget That You're Young
6.Jun 03, 2011:The DJ Never Has It

Album Review
Trent Kay
Reviewed 2011-04-09 
NOWAI. Chilly airy dark-n-gorgeous fuzzy-voxed synth-assist shoegaze from the unlikeliest of unlikelies. I guess it all makes sense, these LA-obsessed kids are just hopping decades and motifs, but holy crap, I would never in a million years have guessed this was the new Raveonettes.

no FCCs
try: 7, 8, 1, 4

*1. easy midtempo. raw garage guitar, hard snare, genderless fuzz vox. slight 'we can be heroes' undertone. sounds like a way chill t.rex.
2. ~20 sec twinkly keys intro. ghostly, spare lyrics, high keys. haunty, echoey, cold.
3. airy sweet vox rooted by simple warm bass. minimal repetitive lyrics about... well shit, either dating a younger kid or having a kid. sort of the same deal, no?
*4. pretty, layered pedal-on piano, hangman drums and melodic minor guitar. harsh airy vox. sounds like winter.
5. drumless. high-reg twinkly electric. sounds like a hymn in french.
6. short, somewhat undeveloped. l.a. shimmer chords, reverb, windchill, weird resemblance to the backing harmonies on 'the lion sleeps tonight'.
*7. rockin' garage guitar + rudder bass, straight vox. probably the most mainstreamy track on the record.
*8. dark etudey intro. kicks into bang-out slap guitar and a nerve-prickling swirl riff. gets hard/loud and then disarmingly soft in places. super chilly!
9. sweet waltz. gentle airy arpeggiated guitar riff. relaxy harmonies. drums in midway, swells.

Track Listing
1.Recharge & Revolt 5.Summer Moon
2.War In Heaven 6.Let Me On Out
3.Forget That You're Young 7.Ignite
4.Apparitions 8.Evil Seeds
 9.My Time's Up