The rumours are true: the Arctic Monkeys are back.
After a break of five years, Alex Turner’s band are releasing a new album and embarking on a UK and Ireland tour, which includes two dates in their home city of Sheffield.
Their sixth album, Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino, will be released on 11 May.
Here’s how to snap up a ticket to their comeback concerts.
When do the tickets go on sale?
Tickets go on sale at 9am on Friday 13 April at ticketmaster.co.uk
Where are they playing?
How much are tickets?
Between £45 and £80, depending on the venue and seat.
Are they playing any festivals this summer?
Who’s supporting their UK tour?
The Lemon Twigs, a band fronted by two brothers from Long Island, New York. Their music is heavily influenced by The Beatles and the Beach Boys and has been described as “glam baroque”.
Here’s a song from their debut album, Do Hollywood.
Have the Arctic Monkeys released anything from the new album yet?
They’ve released the track listing, which includes a song called The World’s First Ever Monster Truck Front Flip.
And this short video.