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Road to Rouen is the fifth studio album by English rock band Supergrass. The title refers to the city in northern France where the album was recorded, as well as the album Road to Ruin by punk rock band Ramones. Road to Rouen was a difficult album for the band due to personal reasons, including Danny Goffey 's tabloid ordeal and the death of Gaz and Rob Coombes ' mother.
The album reflected a rough period for the band and was oriented towards longer, looser, more orchestral material. The record was highly acclaimed and well received by most fans of the band; it reached a respectable number 9 on the UK Album Charts. Petersburg " in Augustwhich peaked on the UK Singles Chart at number 22;  " Low C " in Octoberwhich peaked Album) number 52;  and " Fin " in Januarywhich failed to enter the Top Inthe band opted to move away from Flamenco Diabolo - Yngwie Malmsteen* - Far Beyond The Rising Sun Studio in Cornwall, where their first three albums had been recorded, and settled at Studio St.
Mard, a converted barn in RouenNormandy. Supergrass claimed to have been more "focused" despite the rural surroundings and rudimentary recording equipment. Aside from their traditional instrumentation, the band used zithersukulelesbrass, strings, and a drum machine.
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So yeah, we wanted to make sure that that side of us come out of us a bit more, you know, and that we didn't just pick some radio friendly song to release. In a interview, bassist Mick Quinn said the introspection Album) orchestration of the album was "almost entirely" a direct reaction to the death of Album) Coombes brothers' mother, as well as Danny Goffey's tabloid ordeal.
Everyone was in a very stern Roxy Jules - Roxy Jules III (File of mind. Danny had a lot of personal stuff going on, thanks to the adult tabloid media. He was really messed up. You have to make the most of a bad situation though, and you try and express yourself through your music.
It would have been a lie to try and do 'up' music at that point. The lyrics probably were commercial suicide though — it didn't sell particularly well The front cover photo depicts a cattle bridge near LefauxFrance that crosses the A16 autoroutepart of the route between Boulogne and Rouen. It was taken at dusk using a Canon EOS D set to a second exposure as a lorry passed under the bridge. The inner photo was taken by Pierre Olivier Margerand studio Never Trust Women - Laughin Nose - Never Trust Women and Album) the keyboard and drum set up in the live room of Studio St.
Overall album design was by graphic company Traffic and Mick Quinn. Road to Rouen was released to generally favourable reviews. At Metacriticwhich assigns a normalised rating out of based on reviews from mainstream critics, the album has received a score of 73, based on 22 reviews.
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