Posts tagged "Arctic Monkeys"

NEW ARCTIC MONKEYS VIDEO

This is for Arabella and, as you’ll quickly gather from the fact that it’s in black and white, this one should be filed under “a bit retro and arty”. CS

ARCTIC MONKEYS COVER THE BEATLES IN NYC

To mark exactly 50 years since the Beatles’ seminal performance on Ed Sullivan’s show, the Arctic Monkeys performed a cover of All My Loving at their Madison Square Garden show. Very nice too. CS

A funky I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor cover

This is the sort of gem you discover when you search for a song on Spotify by title and then leave it playing through all the options… CS

A GOOD WEEK FOR THE MONKEYS
The Official Charts has just revealed that the Arctic Monkeys sold a whopping 157,000 copies of their new album AM this week, helping it to debut atop the UK chart. That makes them the first independently-signed act to see their first five albums debut at Number 1 in British chart history. CS 

A GOOD WEEK FOR THE MONKEYS

The Official Charts has just revealed that the Arctic Monkeys sold a whopping 157,000 copies of their new album AM this week, helping it to debut atop the UK chart. That makes them the first independently-signed act to see their first five albums debut at Number 1 in British chart history. CS 

ALEX TURNER’S INTERVIEW WITH SUSANNA REID

A lot of people seem to be foaming at the mouth about their “chemistry”, but it’s actually just quite nice to see an interviewer on mainstream telly who seems to really know (and like) the music of the person she’s interviewing. CS

Hear the new Arctic Monkeys album

This is AM, which is out today and is already on Spotify. It sounds like a bit of a cracker. CS

THE NEW ARCTIC MONKEYS VIDEO

This is for Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High? and it feels a bit like a short, musical episode of Misfits. The big question* is, why does it say “Why’d” in the title (presumably an abbreviation of “Why did”), when he seems to sing “Why do”? CS

* Well, biggish

THE ARTWORK FOR ARCTIC MONKEYS’ AM ALBUM
Here it is. Do you see what they’ve done with that AM squiggle in the middle? Clever, right? The album is out on 9 September, 2013. CS

THE ARTWORK FOR ARCTIC MONKEYS’ AM ALBUM

Here it is. Do you see what they’ve done with that AM squiggle in the middle? Clever, right? The album is out on 9 September, 2013. CS

NEW ARCTIC MONKEYS SONG

Here’s the official video for the band’s brand new single, Do I Wanna Know, which has appeared just in time for folks to learn the words before they headline Glastonbury next week. CS

Alex Turner’s Submarine OST

This is Alex Turner’s soundtrack for the 2010 Brit film Submarine. If you haven’t heard it - and you’re of a mind that Turner perhaps lost the ability to write truly great songs after the first Arctic Monkeys album - then do give it a listen. CS

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