Arctic Monkeys Do I Wanna Know? Live

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Arctic Monkeys Live at Lollapalooza 2014

posted by Oscar August 2, 2014

Is there any band in the world bigger than Arctic Monkeys these days? Most likely not. So there was no doubt in my mind about who to see close out Day 1 at Lollapalooza this year when I saw the Brits headlining along with Hip Hop legend, Eminem. My respects to Em, but with the release of AM, Arctic Monkeys have a whole new live set with new songs that weren’t heard live in previous appearances so this performance was very, very different from their 2011 Lolla show and it was a can’t miss for long-time and new fans alike.

The band opened with “Do I Wanna Know?” (above) and the crowd was instantly under Alex Turner’s spell for the remaining hour and a half of their set. The set list was heavy on AM with tracks like “Arabella,” ” plus classics like “I Bet That You Look Good On The Dance Floor,” “Fluorescent Adolescent,” and “505.” See “Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High?” below. Continue Reading

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Video: Arctic Monkeys Live In The Red Bull Sound Space At KROQ

posted by Oscar October 11, 2013

Earlier this month Arctic Monkeys played some tracks from their latest album, AM, live in The Red Bull Sound Space at KROQ in Los Angeles. This week the band put the footage of the band performing “Do I Wanna Know?” (shown above) and “R U Mine?” on their YouTube page, which you can check out now.

Hit the jump to see them perform “R U Mine?” Continue Reading