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Video: Arctic Monkeys – “Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High?” (Acoustic)

posted by Oscar October 22, 2013

Arctic Monkeys’ Alex Turner and Matt Helders hit up Avatar Studios in New York and played a live, acoustic version of their track “Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High?” The stripped down version actually sounds pretty good still with just a guitar and a xylophone(?).

See that clip above.

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Album Review: Arctic Monkeys – ‘AM’

posted by Oscar September 8, 2013

Arctic Monkeys - AM

The Arctic Monkeys’ first album, Whatever People Say I am, That’s What I’m Not, is pure 2kRock awesomeness and it made them one of my favorite modern bands. Now “the Monkeys” are releasing their 5th studio album, AM, and it’s sounding like a proper new effort. In interviews prior to this release, lead singer Alex Turner revealed that the new album was inspired by Black Sabbath and Dr. Dre. At first glance, it’s easy to notice the influence of the Godfathers of Metal, but Dre’s signature sound is a tad bit more difficult to hear. Overall, AM, delivers a great package that reminds us that Rock is not completely dead. Continue Reading