In and Out of Control

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In and Out of Control
Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 6, 2009
GenreIndie rock,[1] shoegaze, noise pop, post-punk revival
LabelFierce Panda Records
Vice Records
ProducerSune Rose Wagner
Thomas Troelsen
The Raveonettes chronology
Wishing You a Rave Christmas
In and Out of Control
Raven in the Grave
Singles from In and Out of Control
  1. "Bang!"
    Released: October 19, 2009[2]
  2. "Last Dance"
    Released: October 19, 2009[3]
  3. "Heart of Stone"
    Released: April 6, 2010[4]
  4. "Gone Forever"
    Released: Promo only[5]

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


Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic3.5/5 stars[7]
NU.nl7/10 stars[8]
Alternative Press4/5 stars[9]
CHARTattack3/5 stars[10]
Drowned In Sound(7/10)[11]
The Guardian4/5 stars[12]
PopMatters7/10 stars[13]
Pitchfork Media(6.9/10.0)[14]
Spin3/5 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]

1."Bang!"Sune Rose Wagner, Thomas Troelsen2:54
2."Gone Forever"Wagner, Troelsen3:36
3."Last Dance"Wagner, Troelsen3:47
4."Boys Who Rape (Should All Be Destroyed)"Wagner, Troelsen3:04
5."Heart of Stone"Wagner3:55
6."Oh, I Buried You Today"Wagner1:22
7."Suicide"Wagner, Troelsen3:13
8."D.R.U.G.S"Wagner, Troelsen4:30
9."Breaking into Cars"Wagner, Troelsen3:08
10."Break Up Girls!"Wagner4:00


  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.


  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". Retrieved 6 October 2009.
  9. ^ "Reviews - Alternative Press". Retrieved 24 September 2016.
  10. ^ "Chart Attack". Retrieved 24 September 2016.
  11. ^ "Album Review: The Raveonettes - In and Out of Control". Retrieved 24 September 2016.
  12. ^ Simpson, Dave (1 October 2009). "The Raveonettes: In and Out of Control". Retrieved 24 September 2016 – via The Guardian.
  13. ^ "The Raveonettes: In and Out of Control". Retrieved 24 September 2016.
  14. ^ "The Raveonettes: In and Out of Control Album Review - Pitchfork". Retrieved 24 September 2016.
  15. ^ "The Raveonettes, 'In And Out Of Control' (Vice) - SPIN". 3 October 2009. Retrieved 24 September 2016.
  16. ^ "In and Out of Control Reviews, Ratings, Credits and More at Metacritic". Retrieved 2011-12-12.
  17. ^ "Heart of Stone - Blind". Retrieved 24 September 2016.