Tag Archives: Monkeys

Watch Arctic Monkeys’ “Live at the BBC” Special

Arctic Monkeys are currently on tour behind their new album Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino. Last week, they stopped by “Live at the BBC” to perform, and now that set is available to watch. In addition to doing songs from their latest LP, they also performed “I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor” from 2006’s Whatever People Say I ...

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Love Letter To A Record: PLANET On Arctic Monkey’s ‘Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not’

FeaturesWritten by Harry from PLANET on May 30, 2018 Many of us can link a certain album to pivotal moments in our lives. Whether it’s the first record you bought with your own money, the chord you first learnt to play on guitar, the song that soundtracked your first kiss, the album that got you those awkward and painful pubescent ...

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From the Arctic Monkeys to Joan Armatrading: The weeks new CD releases revealed

ALBUM OF THE WEEK Mamas Gun Golden Days (Candelion) Named after Erykah Badu’s classic soul-funk album, this London quintet plough a resolutely late 1970s/early 1980s dance groove that will have older soul boy and girl listeners digging out their penny loafers and white socks. Lead singer Andy Platts’s smooth tenor voice recalls the great Bobby Caldwell or Kool & The ...

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Arctic Monkeys Start Over

The first Arctic Monkeys album in five years is lush and claustrophobic at the same time – it calls to mind a guy going a little nutty in a small room in a nice house on a hill, constructing a fantasy world in his head and setting his visions to piano. Which, to hear Alex Turner tell it, is more ...

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