Just heard a track from the new Arctic Monkeys Album

March 18, 2007 at 11:31 am 4 comments

the Monkey's new album cover  This is the new cover of their upcoming album. Looks like nothing but actually there’s a whole story to this, but I’ll go into this shortly. I just heard one of the new tracks on radio this morning. Sounds pretty good. A little harder than their last album it seemed to me. But a single track on radio is a little early to judge the album. I am quite excited to get it when it’s out. I wonder if Cigarette Smoke will be on it. It’s a pretty cool demo track they gave out free on the fan site http://www.arctic-monkeys.com.

The rhythm’s pretty good in the Monkey’s work, similar to Bloc Party they have a great drummer who does a little more than keep the beat. There’s a great article on rhythm how it is an important factor in audience rapport and participation and a bunch more, By L. Ron Hubbard – you can see it here, it is at the bottom of the article.

Now back to the cover of the album. “Liverpool designers Juno, who also did the artwork for the first LP, spent a week gutting three unoccupied houses from the estate, before moving a team of spray artists to paint the interiors.” source http://www.gigwise.com.

The cover is a little dull – but looking at it from that aspect it’s a lot more interesting. It totally reminds me of that amazing graffitti covered building in New York or the Dolk stencils I’ve posted about.

Ok – well I can’t wait for the album to get released!  Whoever get’s the release date first drop me a comment.


Entry filed under: arctic monkeys, art, art on walls, dolk, dolk lungren, graffiti, graffitti, music, new album, new release, new york, photo, pictures on walls, poster design, rock, stencil art, tagging.

More and more Dolk – and more again… Another Dolk Stencil in Copenhagen

4 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Ju!  |  March 18, 2007 at 7:24 pm

    Cigarette smoke won’t be on the new album. They already released a new version of it “cigarette Smoke Fiona” on their EP Who the fuck are the Arctic Monkeys.

  • 2. marcozna  |  March 19, 2007 at 12:28 am

    Hi Ju! thanks for clarifying. Do you have any info on release date? If so blog it and let me know.

  • 3. Alex  |  April 25, 2007 at 3:27 pm

    Thank You

  • 4. dave  |  July 7, 2007 at 10:02 am

    hi there, i am a artic monkeys listener and just would like to know.
    what is the new single that hey have brought out in july i have looked and cant find it anywhere
    please help me



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