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The Last Shadow Puppets

Fronted by two of the finest men in England, Alex Turner (Arctic Monkeys) and Miles Kane (The Rascals). After meeting three years ago during a tour that both of their respective bands participated in, they forged a friendship both on stage and off. They finally started seriously bouncing musical ideas off each other, and they both agreed somethings worked between them. So, during the spring of 2007 the boys went to France to record a few tracks and ended up staying two weeks to finish up the record. From the conception of The Last Shadow Puppets they both agreed that there would be a heavy ...read more

Fronted by two of the finest men in England, Alex Turner (Arctic Monkeys) and Miles Kane (The Rascals). After meeting three years ago during a tour that both of their respective bands participated in, they forged a friendship both on stage and off. They finally started seriously bouncing musical ideas off each other, and they both agreed somethings worked between them. So, during the spring of 2007 the boys went to France to record a few tracks and ended up staying two weeks to finish up the record. From the conception of The Last Shadow Puppets they both agreed that there would be a heavy emphasis on ochestral strings. ENTER: Owen Pallet, canadian composer and conducter extrodinaire, who carefully composed parts for each of the songs that were recorded by a 22 piece orchestra in London, England. Now with the album finished, the boys are promoting the band and the debut album: The Age Of The Understatement « hide

Similar Bands: Arctic Monkeys, The Rascals, Vampire Weekend, Scott Walker, David Bowie

LPs
The Age Of The Understatement
2008

3.7
178 Votes
EPs
Standing Next To Me
2008

4
6 Votes

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