In and Out of Control

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In and Out of Control
Studio album by The Raveonettes
Released October 6, 2009
Recorded 2009
Genre Indie rock,[1] shoegaze, noise pop, post-punk revival
Length 43:56
Label Fierce Panda Records
Vice Records
Producer Sune Rose Wagner
Thomas Troelsen
The Raveonettes chronology
Wishing You a Rave Christmas
(2008)
In and Out of Control
(2009)
Raven in the Grave
(2011)
Singles from In and Out of Control
  1. "Bang!"
    Released: October 19, 2009 (2009-10-19)[2]
  2. "Last Dance"
    Released: October 19, 2009 (2009-10-19)[3]
  3. "Heart of Stone"
    Released: April 6, 2010 (2010-04-06)[4]
  4. "Gone Forever"
    Released: Promo only[5]

In and Out of Control is the fourth album by The Raveonettes,[6] and was released October 6, 2009.

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[7]
NU.nl 7/10 stars[8]
Alternative Press 4/5 stars[9]
CHARTattack 3/5 stars[10]
Drowned In Sound (7/10)[11]
The Guardian 4/5 stars[12]
PopMatters 7/10 stars[13]
Pitchfork Media (6.9/10.0)[14]
Spin 3/5 stars[15]

The album received generally positive reviews upon its release. At Metacritic, which assigns a normalised rating out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, the album received an average score of 74, based on 16 reviews, which indicates "Generally favorable reviews".[16]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Bang!"   Sune Rose Wagner, Thomas Troelsen 2:54
2. "Gone Forever"   Wagner, Troelsen 3:36
3. "Last Dance"   Wagner, Troelsen 3:47
4. "Boys Who Rape (Should All Be Destroyed)"   Wagner, Troelsen 3:04
5. "Heart of Stone"   Wagner 3:55
6. "Oh, I Buried You Today"   Wagner 1:22
7. "Suicide"   Wagner, Troelsen 3:13
8. "D.R.U.G.S"   Wagner, Troelsen 4:30
9. "Breaking into Cars"   Wagner, Troelsen 3:08
10. "Break Up Girls!"   Wagner 4:00
11. "Wine"   Wagner 3:41

Singles[edit]

  1. Last Dance/Bang!: The first single from In and Out of Control is a double A-side of Last Dance and Bang! released on a 7" vinyl limited to 1,000. The video for Last Dance was directed by Matthew Lessner.
  2. Heart of Stone: Released as a single with an accompanying video directed by Chris Do.[17]
  3. Gone Forever: Released as a promo single with an accompanying video directed by Nuka Wølk.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Raveonettes - A Class Act". Clash. Retrieved March 7, 2011. 
  2. ^ "The Raveonettes - Bang! - Single". Retrieved 2011-12-12. 
  3. ^ "The Raveonettes - Bang!/Last Dance - Single". Retrieved 2011-12-12. 
  4. ^ "Tesco Singles: The Raveonettes - Heart of Stone - Single". Retrieved 2011-12-12. 
  5. ^ "The Raveonettes Gone Forever". Retrieved 2012-08-22. 
  6. ^ "Raveonettes reveal new album title and release date". Retrieved 2009-07-07. 
  7. ^ Allmusic review
  8. ^ Oitmann, Pierre. "Review: In And Out Of Control". NU.nl. Retrieved 6 October 2009. 
  9. ^ Alternative Press review
  10. ^ CHARTattack review
  11. ^ Drowned In Sound review
  12. ^ The Guardian review
  13. ^ PopMatters review
  14. ^ Pitchfork Media review
  15. ^ Spin review
  16. ^ "In and Out of Control Reviews, Ratings, Credits and More at Metacritic". Retrieved 2011-12-12. 
  17. ^ http://www.blind.com/work/project/heart-of-stone/