“I can look back and find a wealth of inspiration in the idea of a guitar-orientated band, channeling this all into a laptop.”
“Don’t f*ck it up” – Dave Grohl.
“It’s not a pattern we’re going to get used to as a band. We like being in the studio. We’re keen on making albums.”
“I wasn’t interviewing them and I didn’t wanna seem like a fan boy”
“This was a rock show, make no bones about it.”
On the cusp of their Australian tour dates, we’re looking back on six tracks that represent the Arctic Monkeys’ musical evolution.
Snap ’em up quick!
Monkey business never ends.
More Monkey business…
R U Ready?
The method behind the madness.
This is truly haunting.
“I love that this album is, at its core, just bass, drums and guitar. There are no gimmicks”
Him and Alex Turner went to school together.
For a little Detroit spirit.
He just wanted to be one of The Strokes.
The title track from their divisive sixth album.
With Alex Turner debuting a shaved head.
“Before you the only other CD I had bought was Ricky Martin’s ‘Living La Vida Loca’.”