Picks and Pans Review: The Raveonettes

updated 03/17/2008 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 03/17/2008 AT 01:00 AM EDT

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ALT-ROCK

This Danish duo of Sune Rose Wagner and Sharin Foo is not quite in the league of alt-rock's premier boy-girl twosome: the White Stripes. But their moody atmospherics are strangely alluring on their third full-length album. Alternately somber and sinister, while occasionally creeping into Cure territory on cuts like "Hallucinations," this is a journey to the dark side.

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