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Arctic Monkeys’ Alex Turner Appears in New Mini Mansions Song and Video

Arctic Monkeys’ Alex Turner Appears in New Mini Mansions Song and Video

Aching for something new from Arctic Monkeys since their 2013 album AM? Well, would you settle for something from Alex Turner? The AM leadman makes an appearance on the new song “Vertigo” from Los Angeles band Mini Mansions. Turner sings a brief interlude on the song. He also appears in the video, along with several topless ladies. […]

Friday Flashback: Cornerstone by Arctic Monkeys

It’s been a while since I’ve professed my love for the song “Cornerstone” by Arctic Monkeys, so I think we’re due. Not only do I think this is one of the band’s best and most timeless, the video is pretty freaking adorable. I love the simplicity of the video — bare wall, single fixed camera, […]

Don’t Miss These 10 Albums Released in 2013 from ‘Britpop’ Scene

Unlike what Noel Gallagher said to his interview with Rolling Stone about the year 2013 “Dog-shit year. Can’t wait until it’s over.”, I can barely count how many good albums were released this year, even in the first quarter famous names such as New Order, Depeche Mode, The Strokes, Yo La Tengo and David Bowie […]

Noel Gallagher: ‘2013 Was A Shit Year’

As much a year-end tradition as the Queen’s Christmas message or the requisite ‘best of’ lists donning every publication is Noel Gallagher’s annual gripe-athon. As usual, our favorite curmudgeon has his two fingers on the pulse of what’s cutting edge, yet, with the unlikely exception of Yeezus, he just doesn’t get what all the fuss […]

Watch Arctic Monkeys Full Glastonbury 2013 Set

In honor of the long-awaited release of the Arctic Monkeys’ fifth studio album, AM, spend an hour and a half watching this special about their time at Glastonbury. Jo Whiley narrates a short introductory piece discussing the band’s history and their headling performance on Glastonbury’s Pyramid Stage in 2007. Stick around for the band’s full […]

Arctic Monkeys: ‘AM’ Preview

The evolution of the Arctic Monkeys is clear for all to see . From the humble beginnings of a stripped back Sheffield indie rock outfit the band have adjusted, experimented and evolved their sound album upon album, even entering the realms of psychedelic ballads and funky R’n’B. With the release of their 5th studio album, “AM” due for release on the 9th of September this […]

Arctic Monkeys Premiere New Video: ‘Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High?’

A super-wasted Alex Turner takes one last drink before heading off for a 4 am booty call in Arctic Monkeys’ latest video, ‘Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High?’ The long stagger from pub to his intended destination is one he’ll never forget, or, probably more aptly, one that won’t be remembered the next […]