Arctic Monkeys’AM (Domino) gave the band their 5th consecutive UK #1 album and, at #6, their highest ever Billboard Chart placing upon release last month. Helped by the huge radio support of single “Do I Wanna Know?” (PRESS HERE to watch the video) the band have been selling out venues coast-to-coast on their current North American tour. Today they announce an additional five shows for December. Full list of tour dates below.
AM has been nominated for the prestigious 2013 Mercury Prize which goes to one British album each year. The band were previously the recipients of the award for their Grammy nominated debut Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not in 2006. The award will be announced in London on October 30th.
Arctic Monkeys will make their first US TV performance of songs from AM on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! on October 9th.
10/8 Nashville, TN @ Marathon Music Works
10/9 Birmingham, AL @ IronCity-Birmingham
10/11 Austin, TX @ AustinCity Limits Festival
12/2 Vancouver, BC @ Vogue Theatre
12/4 Portland, OR @ Roseland Theatre
12/9 Tempe, AZ @ The Marquee
12/11 Tulsa, OK @ Cain’s Ballroom
12/12 Columbia, MD @ The Blue Note