When the Arctic Monkeys ventured out to the Californian desert in 2009 and settled down with producer Josh Homme to work on their third studio album, many believe it began a flirtation with alternative American rock, classic British metal and smatterings of old school rap which eventually led to the runaway success of last year’s ‘AM‘.
Arctic Monkeys got the 2014 Nos Alive festival underway in Lisbon yesterday (July 10th), following earlier performances on the main stage from the likes of Interpol, Imagine Dragons and The Lumineers.
The 2014 Reading Festival has now completely sold out ahead of the August Bank Holiday Weekend.
Arctic Monkeys will be getting very well acquainted with airline food during the next few months as they zig-zag across the world fulfilling various festival and headline commitments.
An obsessed fan of theirs takes centre stage on the video for Arctic Monkeys‘ ‘AM‘ track ‘Snap Out Of It‘ which can be viewed in full on Live4ever via the snapshot below.
Arctic Monkeys played the first of two nights at London’s Finsbury Park yesterday (May 23rd), airing a career-spanning set which nevertheless drew heavily from the band’s hit album ‘AM‘.
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