Modern Ruin (Frank Carter & the Rattlesnakes album)

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Modern Ruin
Modern Ruin.jpg
Studio album by Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes
Released 20 January 2017
Genre Alternative rock, hardcore punk, punk rock, indie rock
Length 38:33
Label International Death Cult
Producer Thomas Mitchener
Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes chronology
Blossom
(2015)Blossom2015
Modern Ruin
(2017)
Singles from Modern Ruin
  1. "Snake Eyes"
    Released: 1 June 2016
  2. "Lullaby"
    Released: 27 September 2016
  3. "Wild Flowers"
    Released: 1 December 2016

Modern Ruin is the second studio album by English punk rock band Frank Carter & the Rattlesnakes. It was released in January 2017 through International Death Cult. To celebrate the album's release, a pop-up shop was opened at Sang Bleu tattoo in London.[1]

Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
SourceRating
Metacritic74/100[2]
Review scores
SourceRating
Alternative Press80/100[2]
NME4/5 stars[3]
Q74/100[2]

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleLength
1."Bluebelle"1:00
2."Lullaby"3:14
3."Snake Eyes"4:17
4."Vampires"3:20
5."Wild Flowers"3:04
6."Acid Veins"3:56
7."God Is My Friend"3:07
8."Jackals"0:55
9."Thunder"3:39
10."Real Life"3:30
11."Modern Ruin"3:20
12."Neon Rust"5:11

Personnel[edit]

  • Frank Carter – vocals
  • Dean Richardson – guitar
  • Thomas Mitchener – bass
  • Gareth Grover – drums

Charts[edit]

Chart (2017) Peak
position
Belgian Albums (Ultratop Flanders)[4] 108
Scottish Albums (OCC)[5] 10
UK Albums (OCC)[6] 7
UK Independent Albums (OCC)[7] 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gallery: Frank Carter launches 'Modern Ruin' at Sang Bleu | Upset". www.upsetmagazine.com. Retrieved 2017-01-23.
  2. ^ a b c "Reviews for Modern Ruin by Frank Carter & the Rattlesnakes". Metacritic. Retrieved 22 January 2017.
  3. ^ Cooper, Leonie. "Frank Carter & the Rattlesnakes - 'Modern Ruin' Review". NME. Retrieved 21 January 2017.
  4. ^ "Ultratop.be – Frank Carter & the Rattlesnakes – Modern Ruin" (in Dutch). Hung Medien. Retrieved 28 January 2017.
  5. ^ "Official Scottish Albums Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 28 January 2017.
  6. ^ "Official Albums Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 28 January 2017.
  7. ^ "Official Independent Albums Chart Top 50". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 12 February 2017.