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Albert Hammond, Jr. Wants To Support Arctic Monkeys On Tour

16th May 2014

The Strokes star Albert Hammond, Jr. has reached out to British rockers Arctic Monkeys in a bid to land a supporting slot on the band's ongoing tour.The guitarist, who is currently working on the follow-up...

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Matt Helders Loves Miley Cyrus' Arctic Monkeys Song

9th May 2014

Arctic Monkeys rocker Matt Helders loves Miley Cyrus' cover of the band's track Why'd You Only Call Me When You're High?, insisting her version is better than the original.The controversial pop star performed the song...

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Alex Turner Defends Arctic Monkeys Over Concert Criticism

7th May 2014

Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Turner has spoken out after the band's former touring partners, The Orwells, criticised the rockers for performing the same "synchronised" show at every concert.The Orwells served as the support act for...

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Arctic Monkeys: Our Shows Are Not A Routine

6th May 2014

Arctic Monkeys have defended claims all of their shows are a ''routine''. The 'Snap Out Of It' band were slammed by American act The Orwells - who supported them on their US tour and claim...

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Alex Turner: Success Doesn't Come From Awards

28th April 2014

Alex Turner insists success in the music industry does not come from winning awards. The Arctic Monkeys frontman, who admitted the band's BRIT Awards this year for Best Group and Best Album for 'AM' didn't...

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Emeli Sandé And Arctic Monkeys Up For Ivor Novello Awards

24th April 2014

Emeli Sandé and the Arctic Monkeys have each been nominated for a prestigious prize at this year's Ivor Novello Awards.Emeli is up for the PRS for Music Most Performed Work award for her song 'Clown'...

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After Mercury Snub, London Grammar Score Ivor Novello Nomination

By Michael West | 24th April 2014

Last year, the bookies had London Grammar as the 6/4 massive favourites to win the Mercury Music Prize, even before the nominations had been announced. And so it raised a few eyebrows when the London...

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Arctic Monkeys Land Top Ivor Novello Nomination

24th April 2014

British rockers Arctic Monkeys are hoping to crown a triumphant 12 months by landing one of the biggest prizes in music after their acclaimed record Am was nominated for Best Album at the U.K.'s Ivor...

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The Orwells Brush Off Arctic Monkeys Controversy

18th April 2014

Rock newcomers The Orwells have shrugged off the controversy surrounding disparaging comments they made about former tourmates the Arctic Monkeys.The Orwells served as the support act for the Brainstorm hitmakers on their U.S. tour earlier...

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Arctic Monkeys Slammed For 'Synchronised' Live Shows By Tourmates

17th April 2014

British rockers Arctic Monkeys have been slammed for their "synchronised" live performances by their U.S. tourmates The Orwells.The BRIT Award winners were joined by the U.S. band for a number of shows on their U.S....

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Outside Lands Brings You The 2014 Line-up! Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers, Duck Sauce, Jagwar Ma And More

By Holly Williams | 11th April 2014

Possibly the only major festival where you can enjoy fine gourmet cuisine while rocking out to an eclectic variety of international artists, Outside Lands has now unveiled the 2014 line-up as it prepares to return...

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Arctic Monkeys Have 'Sold Out' By Breaking Publicity Vow

3rd April 2014

Rockers Arctic Monkeys fear they have "sold out" by breaking the vow they made against courting publicity when they started out.The British musicians were famously publicity-shy when they first hit the music scene and turned...

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Alex Turner: I Can't Help But Write About Women

3rd April 2014

Alex Turner can't help but write songs about women. The Arctic Monkeys frontman, who previously dated model-and-presenter Alexa Chung, admits most of his band's tracks are about the ladies in his life but claims they...

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Arctic Monkeys Song Inspired By Ashanti

2nd April 2014

Rockers Arctic Monkeys have credited R&B star Ashanti as the inspiration behind their track R U Mine?The British musicians were influenced by their favourite hip-hop and R&B singles of their youth when they were making...

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Fascinating Fact: 4126655

26th March 2014

Eminem and Outkast have been confirmed as the headliners for the 10th annual Lollapalooza festival in Chicago, Illinois in August (14). Kings Of Leon, Arctic Monkeys, Lorde, Calvin Harris and Skrillex will also perform during...

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Lollapalooza Line-up 2014: Your Guide To The 3 Day Extravanganza

By Michael West | 26th March 2014

Lollapalooza has sold out of three-day general tickets. Got that? No more tickets. Which is a shame, considering that one hell of a line-up has just been announced including Eminem, Kings of Leon and Outkast....

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Lollapalooza Festival To Welcome Kings Of Leon, Eminem, Arctic Monkeys And Outkast

By Stephanie Chase | 26th March 2014

Eminem, OutKast, Kings Of Leon and Skrillex have been officially announced as the headliners for this year’s Lollapalooza festival. The festival will take place over the August 1-3 weekend at its home of Chicago’s Grant...

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As Paramore And Qotsa Join Line Up, A Look At The Reading And Leeds Headliners

By Stephanie Chase | 11th March 2014

The final headliners for Reading and Leeds have been announced and for the first time ever festival goers will be treated to four headline acts over the weekend. Yes, joining the already announced Arctic Monkeys...

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Alex Turner: 'Brits Speech Was A Call To Arms'

5th March 2014

Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Turner has elaborated on his bizarre speech at last month's (Feb14) BRIT Awards, insisting he is determined to inspire young musicians to form rock bands.The star took to the stage at...

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Paul Mccartney Made Drenge Nervous At Nme Awards

27th February 2014

Drenge were nervous about performing in front of Sir Paul McCartney at the NME Awards last night (26.02.14).The two-piece grunge band - made up of brothers Eoin and Rory Loveless - took to the stage...

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Arctic Monkeys Are Triple Winners At Britain's Nme Awards

26th February 2014

Rockers Arctic Monkeys were the big winners at the 2014 Nme Awards in London on Wednesday (26Feb14) after taking home a trio of top honours.The Fluorescent Adolescent hitmakers, who headed into the ceremony with eight...

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A Week In News: Miley, Jimmy Fallon And British Brilliance At The Brits

By Lauren James | 24th February 2014

Miley Cyrus Bangerz Tour Controversy: Miley Cyrus has predictably upped the ante on her controversial media storm by making sure all eyes are on her during her currently touring Bangerz show. The concerts have been...

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Alex Turner Explains Bizarre Brit Awards Speech

23rd February 2014

Arctic Monkeys star Alex Turner has dismissed rumours he was drunk when he took to the stage at London's BRIT Awards to accept the band's Best British Album prize, blaming his bizarre behaviour on nerves.The...

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Alex Turner: 'Brits Fire Show Was A One-off'

21st February 2014

Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Turner has warned fans not to expect a repeat of the spectacular pyrotechnics that accompanied their performance at the 2014 Brit Awards.The British rockers opened the ceremony in London on Wednesday...

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Brit Awards 2014: The 10 Best Moments

By Stephanie Chase | 20th February 2014

You can always count on the Brit Awards to give us some memorable moments and last night was no exception. Sure they brought in the big American stars like Katy Perry and Beyonce but the...

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The Brits' Split Personality: Bowie, Arctic Monkeys And 1d Rule The Show

By Victoria Pavlova | 20th February 2014

David Bowie still knows how to steal the show. He proved as much during Wednesday’s Brits, without even attending the ceremony. Bowie won best British Male during the 2014 ceremony, making something of a comeback...

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Arctic Monkeys And One Direction Double Winners At 2014 Brit Awards

19th February 2014

Arctic Monkeys and One Direction were double winners at the 2014 BRIT Awards on Wednesday night (19Feb14).After opening the ceremony with a fiery performance of their hit RU Mine?, the British rockers took home the...

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The Things They Say: 4076855

19th February 2014

"There's that 15 quid (15 pounds) we put on One Direction to win down the drain!" Arctic Monkeys star Alex Turner jokes about betting on One Direction to win the Best British Group award at...

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Tonight's Brit Awards Preview: Who's Performing, Who's Up For A Prize?

By Lauren James | 19th February 2014

All set for the BRIT Awards this evening? Indeed, Britain's biggest night of music awards will take place today and we're feeling pretty excited for the ceremony, which is set to be as spectacular as...

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Damon Albarn To Receive Nme Award For Innovation

11th February 2014

Damon Albarn is to receive the NME Award For Innovation.The Blur frontman - who is also a songwriter, producer and composer - has been honoured the accolade after being recognised as one of the...

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