BBC Radio 1 bring the Arctic Monkeys live to the BBC

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BBC Radio 1 bring the Arctic Monkeys live to the BBC

BBC Radio 1 today announce ‘Arctic Monkeys Live at the BBC’ – a 30 minute performance for Radio 1 and BBC Two featuring live tracks from the band – filmed at the legendary BBC Maida Vale Studios and presented by Radio 1’s Annie Mac.

The band, who released their sixth studio album this month and landed their sixth straight Number 1 album with ‘Tranquillity Base Hotel & Casino’, will perform tracks from the new album plus classics from their back catalogue. 

The performance will be broadcast during Annie Mac’s BBC Radio 1 show on 7th June (7-9pm) and in partnership with BBC Music, on BBC Two on Friday 8th June (23:05pm). It will also be available to watch on Radio 1’s BBC iPlayer channel, with highlights on Radio 1’s YouTube channel.

Watch Alex Turner’s interview with BBC Radio 1’s Annie Mac here – www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/p065b735/new-music-friday-arctic-m…