July 30th, 2012
The London Olympic ceremonies gave a special nod to the country’s role in developing the Indie community. The Arctic Monkeys played their first hit “I Bet You Look Good On The Dance Floor” and then another surprise tune, a cover of The Beatles‘ “Come Together.” The arrangement is extremely faithful to the original (with the […]
March 26th, 2012
Arctic Monkeys are one of the UK’s biggest musical exports in the last decade. Damian caught up with frontman Alex Turner and drummer Matt Helders to discuss why Brits have much better musical taste than North Americans, sustaining popularity in the internet age and what they’d do with Lana Del Rey on a date.
January 23rd, 2012
Arctic Monkeys get badass in their latest video for “You and I.” Featuring a guest spot by fellow Sheffieldian Richard Hawley, the clip has the band cutting the riff-rockin’ track in the studio, then hitting the road on their motorbikes and convertibles looking like rebels with some kind of cause.
January 12th, 2012
Two words… Arctic Monkeys! Already excited? You should be! The new video for Black Treacle, off their 2011 Suck It And See album is a must hear. And The release of this video couldn’t have been better timed; the band is gearing up for a tour with The Black Keys and it was recently announced […]
November 2nd, 2011
For the week of November 2, The Wedge featured videos from Frank Ocean, Lykke Li, Washed Out, Real Estate, Arctic Monkeys, The Kooks, Ty Segall, Ryan Adams, Stars, Huddle, and Aphex Twin. Frank Ocean Swim Good Universal Director: Nabil Lykke Li Sadness Is A Blessing Atlantic/Warner Director: Tarik Saleh Washed Out Amor Fati Sub Pop/Outside […]
October 27th, 2011
“Evil Twin” falls on the B-Side to the Arctic Monkey’s single “Suck It and See,” which will be coming out both digitally and on vinyl on October 31. Below, you can watch the music video for “Evil Twin.” It’s either a continuation of the video for “Suck It and See” or they didn’t want to […]
August 26th, 2011
Seeing as they’ve released four albums and an EP in the last five years, Arctic Monkeys deserve some time off from making music. Frontman Alex Turner says they’re taking a much needed break from writing and recording, mainly because of touring commitments and how difficult it is to create an album on the road. “I […]
August 18th, 2011
To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Nevermind, Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic is joining a group of musicians on stage at the Sky Church as part of the Experience Music Project in Seattle on September 20 to play the album in full. The is in addition to the box set reissue of the album, the London […]