The 2018 Mercury Prize: Our Thoughts

Last night was the 27th annual Mercury Music Prize, a prize awarded to the best British or Irish album released over the past 12 months; voted on by a professional judging panel. Previous winners have included the likes of Arctic Monkeys, Dizzee Rascal and Primal Scream; with Sampha claiming the award last year for hisContinue reading “The 2018 Mercury Prize: Our Thoughts”

Ultimate Setlist: Arctic Monkeys

Arctic Monkeys are one of the country’s most beloved bands thanks to their high-octane live performances and consistently brilliant album releases. With two Glastonbury headline slots to their name already and having managed to become household names all over the globe; how would we organise their setlist? Well this is the beginning of our newContinue reading “Ultimate Setlist: Arctic Monkeys”

Arctic Monkeys – Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino: Album Review

The Arctic Monkeys return is an acquired taste and although it is a far cry from their best album, it is an admirable venture into uncharted territory; with Alex Turner reaching new levels of adverse lyricism. 

Classic Album Review: Arctic Monkeys- Humbug

The Arctic Monkeys have always excelled in surprising their fans with new and innovative sounds from their albums. The release of Humbug in 2009 showed their diversity to create a new timbre, leading on from their second album Favourite Worst Nightmares. The hard hitting upbeat indie rock sound that had been present on previous releases,Continue reading “Classic Album Review: Arctic Monkeys- Humbug”