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
9.13.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Arctic Monkeys Fulfill 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
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
5.15.18
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
5.14.18
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 13 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

A surprise debut LP from Playboi Carti, an unsettling album from Arctic Monkeys, and a candid record from Tee Grizzley top this week's list of essential new projects.
Colin Joyce
Alex Robert Ross
Ryan Bassil
Kristin Corry
Lawrence Burney
5.11.18
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
5.11.18
Essays

Arctic Monkeys Are Done Being Rock Music’s Saviors

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
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
Noisey Guide To

The Guide to Getting into Arctic Monkeys

From the early, distinctly British years to the more recent desert rock offerings, Alex Turner has written himself through several eras. Here they are.
Ryan Bassil
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
5.9.18
Noisey News

Sorry, Arctic Monkeys Aren't Releasing Any Singles Ahead of their New Album

Fans will have to wait until May 11 to hear 'Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino' in full, representatives of the band have confirmed.
Lauren O'Neill
4.25.18
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