Editors' Notes A startlingly assured album from a very British super group, fronted by Arctic Monkey Alex Turner and best pal Miles Kane of The Rascals, and very ably produced by James Ford. Bursting with retro touchpoints, it mixes Scott Walker-style ‘60s pop with the pair’s distinctly deadpan lyrics and filmic orchestrations. The spaghetti-western grandeur of lead single “The Age of the Understatement” sets the tone (and thrilling tempo), while “Standing Next to Me”’s swooping pop melodrama and the delicious lull of “My Mistakes Were Made For You” make you wish this was a more frequent gig for Turner and Kane.

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The Age of the Understatement
1
3:09
 
Standing Next to Me
2
2:20
 
Calm Like You
3
2:28
 
Separate and Ever Deadly
4
2:40
 
The Chamber
5
2:39
 
Only the Truth
6
2:46
 
My Mistakes Were Made for You
7
3:06
 
Black Plant
8
4:01
 
I Don't Like You Any More
9
3:07
 
In My Room
10
2:31
 
Meeting Place
11
3:57
 
The Time Has Come Again
12
2:22
 

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