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Drive as fast as you can away from The Car

The Car, released on October 21st, is the seventh studio album by the English band Arctic Monkeys, and it’s embarrassing. Opening with a smooth Bond-like arrangement of subtle drums, simple keys and crescendoing strings of ‘There’d Better Be A Mirrorball’, singer Alex Turner arrived with one of the most cringe-worthy David Bowie impressions in history. […]

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Arctic Monkeys ‘Body Paint’ review

Indie Sleaze is back! The second single from their upcoming seventh studio album The Car, Arctic Monkeys released ‘Body Paint’ on September 29th.  Initially, the piano opening brought to mind David Bowie’s ‘Life on Mars?’ and Turner’s vocals also pay tribute to the dearly departed Starman, but that’s not where the Bowie comparisons end. Just […]