RUIN NATION is the debut album from Scottish heavy rockers Attica Rage. Released in October 2008 on their own independant label, the album was produced by the band & former bassist Big C, mastered by Ace (Skunk Anansie guitarist) and features logo and album artwork by iconic Motorhead sleeve artist Joe Petagno.
Reviews & quotes for Ruin Nation:
"This band is set to carve its way into rock history and the album is stuff of legends. With Ruin Nation as their debut release Attica Rage have made themselves their own hard act to follow. 5/5" Black Velvet Magazine (UK)
"Heavy guitar riffs with a combination of catchy hooks make for an eclectic blend"
Hails & Horns (USA)
"...compelling guitar work....effective version of the grimy metal Zakk Wylde does well, mated up with a nod to the more technical end of grunge... for fans of Black Label Society and Alice In Chains" Kerrang! (UK)
"ambitious in scope and blisteringly delivered, with a crowd pleasing combination of tasty hooks and bone-crunching guitar" Daily Express **** (UK)
"Attica Rage appear from a dark corner with chaos and paranoia tattooed on their arms and demons to the fore. One of the most promising epic metal acts, destined to be in the upper reaches of the rock kingdom in days to come" Musician (Musician's Union magazine /UK)
"Technically flabbergasting, powerful, raw vocals and great lyrics to boot, the guys have a great future ahead of them!" Room Thirteen
"This is metal for muthas, and they don’t care who knows it, belting out solid, unpretentious tunes" RockUnited.com