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The Anniversary

Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not Turns 10

Recounting the legendary rise of Arctic Monkeys a decade after the fact is almost embarrassingly millennial: a story so seemingly inconsequential in today's technological landscape…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 22, 2016 - 12:36 pm

Best Covers

10 Cover Songs By Chvrches, Ranked

It was just over two years ago that Glasgow trio Chvrches first tapped their synth keys into our hearts with their dark, romantic pop. Aside…
Claire Lobenfeld | November 17, 2014 - 12:04 pm

10 Best Songs

The 10 Best Arctic Monkeys Songs

Way back in 2004, when the internet was still a new-ish thing and CD-Rs were still relevant, a specific CD-R filled with loud music spurred…
Sam Behrens | August 21, 2014 - 12:37 pm

More Arctic Monkeys stories

Watch A Teaser For The New Last Shadow Puppets Album

Last month, we got word that the Last Shadow Puppets, Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Turner's side project with Miles Kane, had finished recording the follow-up…
Tom Breihan | December 3, 2015 - 8:37 am

Noel Gallagher Mocks Radiohead In Esquire UK Cover Story

When Esquire UK interviewed Noel Gallagher for a recent cover story, Alex Bilmes asked the musician what his hobbies are, to which he responded: interviews.
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 5, 2015 - 12:15 pm

Hear Josh Homme & Arctic Monkeys’ Alex Turner Exchange Dour One-Liners On Beats 1 Radio

Anytime you turn on Beats 1 Radio and hear distorted guitars, it's a fair bet that you're catching some part of "The Alligator Hour," Queens…
Tom Breihan | July 30, 2015 - 9:16 am

Here Are The 2015 MTV VMA Nominations

Who could've predicted that after wagging a foam finger all over Robin Thicke, two years later Miley Cyrus would end up hosting the VMAs? Guess…
Caitlin White | July 21, 2015 - 11:45 am

Mini Mansions – “Vertigo” (Feat. Alex Turner) Video (NSFW)

Mini Mansions, the trio led by Queens Of The Stone Age bassist Michael Shulman, scored one major coup when they got Brian Wilson to guest…
Tom Breihan | March 23, 2015 - 12:10 pm

Noel Gallagher Says Modern Rock Stars Are Dull, Especially Arctic Monkeys

In a new interview with The Evening Standard, Noel Gallagher opened up about what he thinks of the current state of modern music. It's not…
James Rettig | February 3, 2015 - 10:16 am

Watch Arctic Monkeys’ Alex Turner Join Mini Mansions In London

Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Turner joined Los Angeles' Mini Mansions -- a group that includes Queens Of The Stone Age bassist Michael Shuman -- on…
James Rettig | January 20, 2015 - 6:41 pm

Watch Arctic Monkeys’ Documentary Short About Their South American Tour

Arctic Monkeys went on a South American tour last month in support of their latest album, AM, and brought along Ben Chappell to shoot some…
James Rettig | December 24, 2014 - 4:20 pm

Bestselling Vinyl Of 2014 Includes Jack White, Beck, Lana Del Rey

The comeback is real: vinyl now makes up about 3.5% of album sales -- still not a huge number in the scheme of things, but…
James Rettig | December 12, 2014 - 12:08 pm

Hozier – “Do I Wanna Know?” (Arctic Monkeys Cover)

Irish troubadour Hozier hit BBC's Live Lounge with a take on the Arctic Monkeys' AM highlight "Do I Wanna Know?" -- a tune also covered…
Chris DeVille | September 15, 2014 - 11:42 am

Arctic Monkeys Fan Bitten By Deranged Stranger At Lollapalooza

If there's ever going to be a mass-scale zombie outbreak, a big outdoor show would be a good place for it to start. Apparently, biting…
Tom Breihan | August 5, 2014 - 12:20 pm

Osheaga 2014: Lorde, The Replacements, HAIM, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, & More

More than most North American cities, Montreal gets it right when it comes to hosting music festivals. Fortunate enough to have a setting like Parc…
Adrien Begrand | August 4, 2014 - 1:30 pm
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