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The sleek and black-clad duo of The Raveonettes, one of the consistently best live bands that I’ve seen, are back with a new album, Raven in the Grave, to be released April 5 on Vice Records. Singer/guitarist Sharin Foo characterizes the mood of the new album as one of “ethereal defiance”; it’s as good a […]

In an uncertain world, there’s something to be said for consistency. I’ve seen the Raveonettes at the Paradise three or four times over the last few years, and I always know exactly what I’m in for: noisy, gorgeously dark rock and roll, performed with energy and an irresistible coolness. Though a lot of songs from […]

More good news coming from the Siren Festival camp… Spank Rock, Japandroids, Bear Hands, and Future Of The Left have been added to Siren’s bill. Already announced are Built To Spill, The Raveonettes, Frightened Rabbit, Grand Duchy, Monotonix, Micachu, and The Shapes. Sounds like there’s still a few more acts to be announced…we’ll let you […]

Sune from The Raveonettes spins tomorrow night at Robot Rock at Hiro. It’s free with rsvp here. The Raveonettes – “Aly, Walk With Me” mp3 And here’s The Raveonettes’ insanely good “Dead Sound” video: