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Contest: Win An Arctic Monkeys “Suck It And See” Prize Pack!

May 31, 2011 by  
Filed under Contests, Daily Music News

It feels like we’ve been waiting forever for a new release from Arctic Monkeys but the wait is almost over!  Their new album Suck It And See will be released on June 7th!  Whee! Until then,  you can head over to the band’s website to preview the album track by track.

To celebrate the release we have an Arctic Monkeys Prize Pack to give away to one lucky winner!
The prize pack includes:
-The new album on LP
-A Copy of the UK Record Store Day Exclusive 7” Single for “Don’t Sit Down”
-A limited, hand numbered letterpress poster

To enter:  Email with the subject “Arctic Monkeys“.  Include your name, email address and mailing address.  On June 7th, the release date, we’ll pick one winner at random!

More about Suck It And See:
Suck It and See features 12 new Arctic Monkeys’ songs and was produced by James Ford at the legendary Sound City Studios in Los Angeles.  The album was engineered by James Brown and mixed by Craig Silvey.

The album will be available on CD, vinyl and via digital download.  The tracklisting for Suck It and See is as follows:

1.   She’s Thunderstorms
2.   Black Treacle
3.   Brick by Brick
4.   The Hellcat Spangled Shalalala
5.   Don’t Sit Down ‘Cause I’ve Moved Your Chair
6.   Library Pictures
7.   All My Own Stunts
8.   Reckless Serenade
9.   Piledriver Waltz
10. Love is a Laserquest
11. Suck It and See
12. That’s Where You’re Wrong

Arctic Monkeys To Kick Off NA Tour Dates In May

Arctic Monkeys have announced new tour dates that kick off in our nation’s capitol on May 17th and wrap up at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles on June 3rd, Check out the full list of dates and locations below. Presale and ticket information is available at

Tour Dates:
5/17 Washington, DC 930 Club
5/18 Philadelphia, PA Knitting Factory
5/19 Boston, MA House Of Blues
5/21 Toronto, ON Kool Haus
5/22 Montreal, QC L’Olympia
5/24 New York, NY Summer Stage
5/26 Detroit, MI Clutch Cargoes
5/27 Milwaukee, WI The Rave
5/28 Minneapolis, MN First Ave
5/30 Denver, CO The Ogden Theatre
5/31 Salt Lake City, UT In The Venue
6/3 Los Angeles, CA Hollywood Palladium

Arctic Monkeys Tour Dates and Stream Single

On the cusp of the release of their third album Humbug (August 25th, Domino Records), Arctic Monkeys are about to set sail across the Atlantic for their upcoming North American tour and have added a slew of additional dates. The UK export will play new tracks from Humbug, including brand new single “Crying Lightning” (Streaming below). Produced by Josh Homme (Queens of the Stone Age) and James Ford (Simian Mobile Disco). In addition to the added performances, the band will perform on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. If you’re unable to see them live, tune into NBC on August 4th.

Stream the new single “Crying Lightning”:

Crying Lightning – Arctic Monk…

Upcoming show dates and ticket sale info in full:
08/01/09 Liberty State Park, NJ @ All Points West

08/02/09 Montreal, QC @ Osheaga Festival

08/03/09 New York, NY @ Highline Ballroom

08/04/09 New York, NY @ Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

08/05/09 Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club

08/07/09 Chicago, IL @ Metro

08/09/09 Chicago, IL @ Lollapalooza

09/14/09 San Diego, CA @ Soma (On sale: July 18th @ noon)

09/15/09 Los Angeles, CA @ Hollywood Palladium (On sale: July 18th @ noon)

09/16/09 Oakland, CA @ Fox Theater (On sale: July 26th @ noon)

09/18/09 Portland, OR @ Wonder Ballroom (*FREE Show*)

09/19/09 Seattle, WA @ The Showbox @ Market (On sale: July 18th @ noon)

09/20/09 Vancouver, BC @ Malkin Bowl in Stanley Park (On sale: July 17th @ noon)

09/22/09 Salt Lake City, UT @ In The Venue (On sale: July 18th @ noon)

09/23/09 Denver, CO @ Ogden Theatre (On sale: July 17th @ noon)

09/25/09 Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue (On sale: July 17th @ noon)

09/26/09 Milwaukee, WI @ Eagles Ballroom (*On sale Now*)

09/28/09 Columbus, OH @ Newport Music Hall (On sale: July 18th @ noon)

09/29/09 Toronto, ON @ Kool Haus (On sale: July 17th @ noon)

09/30/09 Philadelphia, PA @ Electric Factory (On sale: July 24th @ noon)

10/02/09 New Orleans, LA @ House of Blues (On sale: July 18th @ noon)

10/03/09 Houston, TX @ House of Blues (On sale: July 17th @ noon)

10/04/09 Austin, TX @ Austin City Limits Festival

10/05/09 Dallas, TX @ The Palladium Ballroom (On sale: July 17th @ noon)