Phil Freeman from Allmusic gave the album a positive review, saying, "What separates Asking Alexandria from most of their peers is an awareness of classic rock & roll dynamics – some of the riffs they write are straightforward updates of Guns N' Roses or Skid Row (two of whose songs they covered on their Life Gone Wild EP), and they're as interested in getting listeners singing along as moshing." Alternative Press also gave the album a positive review, saying, "Asking Alexandria haven't radically changed their sound, but there's enough evolution on Reckless & Relentless to convince any listener that they're more than metalcore also-rans or one-trick ponies".
The band later announced that they were scheduled to begin recording on 22 June 2010.Asking Alexandria confirmed through an interview with Shred News that the album would be released on 5 April featuring 12 tracks.In the same interview, the band informed that a title was not yet established.One song, "Breathless" was played live to promote the album, and was released with their Life Gone Wild EP.Announced on 22 December 2009, recording for the album began in June 2010 at the Foundation Recording Studios in Connersville, Indiana and ended in the fall of that year.
The songs "Welcome," "Reckless & Relentless," "To The Stage," "Dear Insanity," and "A Lesson Never Learned" make up the short film Through Sin Self-Destruction, which features the band's "party hard" lifestyle.
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A music video for "Closure" was released 5 July 2011 and a music video for "To the Stage" was released on 12 July 2011.
Reckless & Relentless received generally positive reviews from music critics.
They informed that they were to be streaming parts of the writing process through a webcam feed via the service Stickam.