Sorry, lads: Arctic Monkeys won’t be sharing any songs before the release of ‘Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino’

Arctic Monkeys won't be sharing any songs before the release of 'Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino'

You’ll have to wait ‘til 11th May.

Arctic Monkeys are, as we’re sure you know, releasing their new album ‘Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino’ next month.

Sadly, though, it looks like we’re not going to get any previews of the new record until the release date.

A representative from the band has confirmed to Pitchfork that no new music will be shared ahead of the album’s release date on 11th May.

“Jamie (Cook, guitarist) was really keen on that idea, and I guess people at Domino,” Alex Turner said of the decision in a recent interview with Mojo. “But it didn’t come from me. I understand it, I think.”

Arctic Monkeys are set to tour the new album pretty much everywhere this year, with a UK arena tour the latest dates to be added.

Watch the trailer for ‘Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino’ and view all the dates below.

MAY
05 Los Angeles, Hollywood Forever Cemetery
22 Berlin, Columbiahalle
23 Berlin, Columbiahalle
27 Rome, Cavea
29 Paris, Le Zenith
30 Paris, Le Zenith

JUNE
02 Barcelona, Primavera Sound
04 Milan, Mediolanum Forum
08 Hilvarenbeek, Best Kept Secret Festival
14-17 Dover, Delaware @ Firefly Festival
16 Raleigh, Red Hat Amphitheater
18 Nashville, Ascend Amphitheater
19 Atlanta, Coca Cola Roxy Theatre
22-24 Germany, Southside Festival
22-24 Germany, Hurricane Festival
26 Dusseldorf, Mitsubishi Electric Halle
27 Copenhagen, Royal Arena

JULY
01 Glasgow, TRNSMT Festival
04 Gdynia, Open’er Festival
06 Athens, Rockwave Festival
08 Werchter, Rock Werchter
12 Lisbon, NOS Alive Festival
13 Madrid, Mad Cool Festival
24 New York, Forest Hills Stadium
27 Boston, TD Garden
28 Washington, The Anthem
31 Pittsburgh, Petersen Events Center

AUGUST
01 Detroit, Masonic Temple Theatre
05 Toronto, Air Canada Centre
08 Oslo, Øya Festival
09-11 Gothenburg, Way Out West Festival
11 Helsinki, Flow Festival
14 Budapest, Sziget Festival

SEPTEMBER
06 Manchester, Arena
07 Manchester, Arena
09 London, The O2
10 London, The O2
12 London, The O2
13 London, The O2
15 Birmingham, Arena
16 Birmingham, Arena
18 Sheffield, FlyDSA Arena
19 Sheffield, FlyDSA Arena
21 Sheffield, FlyDSA Arena
24 Dublin, 3Arena
25 Dublin, 3Arena
27 Newcastle, Metro Radio Arena
28 Newcastle, Metro Radio Arena


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