Raven in the Grave

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Raven in the Grave
Studio album by The Raveonettes
Released April 4, 2011
Recorded 2010
Genre Indie rock,[1] shoegaze, noise pop, post-punk revival
Length 35:42
Label Vice Records
Producer The Raveonettes
The Raveonettes chronology
In and Out of Control
(2009)In and Out of Control2009
Raven in the Grave
Singles from Raven in the Grave
  1. "Recharge and Revolt"
    Released: March 7, 2011[2]
  2. "Apparitions"
    Released: May 31, 2011[3]
  3. "Let Me on Out"
    Released: November 15, 2011[4]

Raven in the Grave is the fifth studio album by The Raveonettes,[5] and was released April 4, 2011. Several of the songs included on the album are English re-recordings of songs found on Wagner's solo album.[citation needed]


Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[6]
Spin 7/10 stars[7]
Slant Magazine 1.5/5 stars[8]
Pitchfork Media (5.7/10)[9]

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 66, based on 18 reviews, which indicates "Generally favorable reviews".[10]

Since its release, Sune Rose Wagner has expressed disappointment with the album, stating it would have worked better as a soundtrack and that the song structures are "quite unusual compared to everything else [The Raveonettes have] done".[11]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Sune Rose Wagner.

No. Title Length
1. "Recharge & Revolt" 5:23
2. "War in Heaven" 4:42
3. "Forget That You're Young" 3:57
4. "Apparitions" 3:55
5. "Summer Moon" 3:04
6. "Let Me on Out" 2:36
7. "Ignite" 3:05
8. "Evil Seeds" 4:17
9. "My Time's Up" 4:43