Undoing Ruin

Undoing Ruin is the fourth full-length studio album by melodic death metal band Darkest Hour, released on June 28, 2005.

Undoing Ruin
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Studio album by
ReleasedJune 28, 2005
Recorded2005 at Greenhouse Studios in Vancouver, British Columbia
Genre
Length37:48
LabelVictory
ProducerDevin Townsend
Darkest Hour chronology
Hidden Hands of a Sadist Nation
(2003)
Undoing Ruin
(2005)
Archives
(2006)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AbsolutePunk(71%)[2]
Allmusic[1]
Blabbermouth.net[3]
Punknews.org[4]

It was the band's first album to enter the Billboard 200 albums chart, debuting at #138. "Convalescence" served as the album's single with a music video that was frequently shown on MTV2's Headbangers Ball.

Darkest Hour released an official DVD in 2017 titled 'Party Scars and Prison Bars Two and a Half: Live' as a bonus bundled with pre-orders of their ninth studio album Godless Prophets & the Migrant Flora of the band playing Undoing Ruin live in its entirety, which was filmed in 2015 to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the album's release. It was only limited to 1100 copies.

Track listingEdit

No.TitleLength
1."With a Thousand Words to Say But One"4:22
2."Convalescence"4:12
3."This Will Outlive Us"3:48
4."Sound the Surrender"3:41
5."Pathos"1:34
6."Low"3:04
7."Ethos"1:21
8."District Divided"2:28
9."These Fevered Times"3:09
10."Paradise"3:44
11."Tranquil"6:22
Total length:37:48

PersonnelEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Undoing Ruin - Darkest Hour". Allmusic.
  2. ^ "Darkest Hour - Undoing Ruin - Album Review". AbsolutePunk.
  3. ^ "CD Reviews". Blabbermouth.net.
  4. ^ "Darkest Hour - Undoing Ruin". Punknews.org.