Arctic Monkeys

Essays

How British Guitar Music Caught Up With The World

It took a long time to get over itself, but now British guitar music feels like it’s standing on its own feet.
Ryan Bassil
10.5.18
Interviews

Jungle Beat the Blues By Getting High, Heartbroken and Surreal

The British band talk break-ups and second-album jitters before the release of their new record, ‘For Ever,’ tomorrow.
Ryan Bassil
9.15.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Arctic Monkeys Fulfil Your Indie Dreams, Cover The Strokes' "Is This It"

Alex Turner just wanted to be one of The Strokes, and he's trying his best to become one.
Shaad D’Souza
7.25.18
Noisey News

Arctic Monkeys Don’t Even Need Singles to Sell Heaps of Vinyl

'Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino' shifted 24,500 vinyl units in the UK in its first week, making it the fastest-selling album in 25 years.
Lauren O'Neill
5.22.18
we saw this

I Spent 10 Terrible Hours at Arctic Monkeys' Pop-Up Cinema

I spent an entire weekend at Arctic Monkeys' pop-up 'Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino' cinema and bar, reviewing a bunch of seventies films the band curated. It was bad.
Isabella Trimboli
5.16.18
Op-Eds

The Uncanny Parallel Between Alex Turner and Bruce Wayne

There is a reason Turner named a song "Batphone" and referenced Wayne Manor.
Ryan Bassil
5.16.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch Arctic Monkeys' New Video for "Four Out Of Five"

It’s a surreal, lush visual for the similarly surreal, lush ‘Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino’ track.
Shaad D’Souza
5.13.18
Essays

'Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino' Is Strange, But That Makes Perfect Sense

Following 'AM,' Arctic Monkeys had a choice: the same, or different. Smartly, they went with the latter.
Lauren O'Neill
5.13.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch Arctic Monkeys Bring 'Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino' to 'Fallon'

The Sheffield lads played "Four Out of Five" from their new record, out today.
Shaad D’Souza
5.11.18
Essays

Arctic Monkeys Are Done Being Rock Music’s Saviours

The grimy Sheffield romantics are back with an album that’s insular, moody, and straight-up weird. There are no singles on ‘Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino’, but that’s part of the appeal.
Shaad D’Souza
5.11.18
Important Questions Raised By...

What Is an 'Arctic Monkey', Though?

We called up some experts to find out.
Nilu Haidari
5.10.18
Essays

How Did Arctic Monkeys Become the Biggest Band in Britain?

As fans await the band's first album since 2013, we take a look at their rise to their current rockstar status.
Lauren O'Neill
5.10.18
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