Alex Turner

11 People From Yorkshire We Should All Be Thankful For Gracing This World

The Huffington Post | Jessica Pitocchi | Posted 01.08.2017 | UK

Yorkshire Day is upon us once again, a day to celebrate everything that’s great about the region modestly known as God’s Own County. And if you we...

Rachel McGrath

Arctic Monkeys Fight Sound Problems At Reading | Rachel McGrath | Posted 24.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

Arctic Monkeys performed their first Reading Festival set in five years on Saturday night, however it wasn’t all smooth sailing for Alex Turner and ...

Rachel McGrath

Review: Arctic Monkeys Showcase 'AM' At Finsbury Park | Rachel McGrath | Posted 24.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

Arctic Monkeys have come a long way since storming the charts with ‘Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not’ in 2006 and that’s never ...

Is Subculture Dead?

Charlotte Mallory | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Charlotte Mallory

At this year's Brit Awards, Alex Turner from the Arctic Monkeys, used his acceptance speech for Best Album of the Year to announce that "rock n roll will never die." He then threw the mic he was using down on the floor and mumbled "invoice me for the mic if you wanna."

We Can't Quite Believe This Song Is Actually 10 Years Old...

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 15.10.2015 | UK Entertainment

We've double, triple and quadruple-checked the dates and can confirm it's true - the Arctic Monkeys' 'I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor' is offici...

The Week In 50 Funny Tweets

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Comedy

It's awards season! Yes, from the red carpet glamour of the Winter Olympics to the Best Supporting Luger award at the Batfas, this week was all about ...

Alex Turner's Brit Awards Acceptance Speech: A Translation

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 20.02.2014 | UK Comedy

Thank you. Thank you. One two… One two… I might be a bit drunk. That rock 'n' roll, eh? That rock 'n' roll, it just won’t go away. No, re...

'It Was A Fuss About Nothing'

Posted 27.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Strictly Come Dancing' contestant Susanna Reid has insisted the reaction to her 'flirty' BBC Breakfast interview with Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Tu...

Arctic Monkeys - AM Reviewed

David Spencer | Posted 23.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
David Spencer

As the Mercury nomination proves, this is still a classic Arctic Monkeys album. No one can touch them for modern rock music - and even though some of the early sparkle has been lost, the fire is very much still raging - and they are a band we Brits should be very proud of.

'I Bet That You Look Good On The Dancefloor'

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 12.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

'BBC Breakfast' host Susanna Reid has sparked a Twitter frenzy, after a flirty interview with Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Turner. The 42-year-old...

Are You Ready for the Country?

Greg Rose | Posted 20.01.2013 | UK Entertainment
Greg Rose

There is a natural wariness that takes over whenever anybody asks: "Do you like country music?" As if by admitting to yourself that you like any songs from a genre that spans the majority of Western music means you immediately have to put on a stetson hat and chew on some straw.

Arctic Monkeys In New Year Countdown Blunder

WENN | Posted 04.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

The Arctic Monkeys suffered an embarrassing moment at midnight on New Year's Eve - because they didn't realise they were supposed to countdown to 2012...

Are Arctic Monkeys Over?

Posted 20.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

Rocker Alex Turner is worried the Arctic Monkeys may never achieve another hit single as the charts have become "a different landscape" since they rel...

Adele, Jessie J, Arctic Monkeys Line Up For Q Awards

Posted 14.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

Adele, Jessie J and Arctic Monkeys head the nominations for the Q Awards, with three each. Coldplay, Ed Sheeran and Mercury Prize-winner PJ Harvey ...

Richard Ayoade's 'Submarine' released on DVD

Daniel Green | Posted 30.09.2011 | UK Entertainment
Daniel Green

Ayoade has once again shown himself to be as fine behind the camera as he is in front (excluding perhaps the deeply unfunny The IT Crowd and the misjudged Marenghi spin-off Man to Man with Dean Learner), and with his feature debut has produced a dark, sensitive and at times hilarious exploration of small town teenage existence.