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Fresh tunes coming, says Arctic Monkeys drummer
Matt Helders said of the video clip for the I Bet You Look Good On The Dance Floor pop stars' tune R U Mine: "More people have watched that than any other video on this album. So obviously it worked."
Explaining the inspiration behind the clip, he said: "The idea was sometimes when we're messing around driving we film ourselves singing stupid songs on the radio, people do that I think, and in a way we wanted to do a video we could put out straight away without any promotion which is what we did with 'Brick By Brick'."
Of forthcoming musical treats, Helders said: "We haven't really started writing officially, a record or anything, but there's a few things we're playing around with."
This was happening when the band were sound-checking at gigs, he said. The drummer was being interviewed by Paste Magazine.
The Monkeys – whose previous hits include Florescent Adolescent and Teddy Picker – are gigging in America with another band, The Black Keys.
Every one of their albums has reached number one in the UK.
Posted by JM.
Posted on 19 Mar 2012 09:14 to category : Band / Celebrity News
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