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Mother’s Ruin

Max Raptor


Total Playing Time 34 minutes

Max Raptor have emerged as one of the most unique rock bands in the UK, evolving into a vital, incendiary band who've become known for their socially conscious, visceral modern punk rock and roll. Mother's Ruin is a heroic modern British rock album, with the grit and soul of Queens Of The Stone Age, the athletics of modern punk, and the angular shapes of British new wave More >>

Produced by Dan Weller

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Dead Press
5 Stars
Max Raptor are rightfully making a real statement. Gang vocals of the crowd are almost enough to bring the tent down
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Louder Than War
"if you want socially aware, noisy cranked guitar anthems then Max Raptor have released one of the best for a long stretch of time"
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“It’s bands like Max Raptor who could really show some of the main stage bands how to put on a showstopping performance. 9/10”
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4½ Stars
"...nothing can prepare for the joy to be found in second album 'Mother's Ruin'."
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"Max Raptor, a band who have built a name for themselves as loud, energetic and unique." - Forge Today
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3 Stars
“like-able bash ‘em out tunes”
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Sound Sphere
4 Stars
"Speed, aggression, and melody... it's damn, damn good!"
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Distorted Input
4 Stars
"This ever so British band are set to make a huge impact this year and we suggest you jump on for the ride"
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Room Thirteen
"I guarantee you'll be reaching straight for the replay button... truly stunning!"
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Sputnik Music
4 Stars
"certain to get the crowds singing along... definitely worth checking out"
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The Sound Of Confusion
“Max Raptor, with 'Mother’s Ruin', have stamped their mark in true style. These boys transcend genres and in doing so are carving out a template to conquer the world.”
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Mutiny Press
“To say they’ve exceeded our expectations would be an understatement as they’ve blown them out of the water.”
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Rush On Rock
"undoubtedly packed full of quality songs... they are going to be huge"

Rock Sound
“full throttle, rousing melodic punk rock with an acutely British lyrical narrative…fabulous”
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One Beat
"Gritty narratives are underpinned with a punk-rock attitude... a burgeoning force"
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Wil Ray - Vocals
Chris Gilbert - Guitar
Matt Stevenson - Bass
Pete Reisner - Drums

Produced by Dan Weller
Recorded at The Chapel, Lincolnshire
Mixed by Larry Hibbitt at ArtSpace Studio, London
Mastered by Dick Beetham at 360 Mastering, London

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