Arctic Monkeys - Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not mp3 album
Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not is the debut studio album by English rock band Arctic Monkeys, released on 23 January 2006 by Domino Recording Company. The album surpassed Elastica's self-titled album to become the fastest selling debut album in British music history, shifting over 360,000 copies in its first week, and remains the fastest selling debut album by a band. It has since gone quintuple platinum in the UK.
Released January 23, 2006. Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not Tracklist. 1. The View from the Afternoon Lyrics. 2. I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor Lyrics. About Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not. Scrappy, lager-fueled tunes about being young and bored in a bleak Northern England steel town. Even Yanks couldn’t resist these raging Brit-pop-punk gems, and it wasn’t long before the Sheffield quartet’s debut became the fastest-selling debut album by a band in UK chart history. Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not Q&A.
On Monday, the Arctic Monkeys sold 118,501 copies of their debut album in the UK, more than the rest of the top 20 combined. It's a startingly high figure not just because they're set to be the Biggest New Band Since Oasis but because of the speed with which they've gatecrashed their nation's public consciousness, going from unknown indie band to No. 1 on the singles charts in roughly six months.
Back in 2006, Arctic Monkeys were cast as revolutionaries for uploading music to the internet.
Breathless, hyperbolic praise was piled upon the Arctic Monkeys and their debut album, Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not, an instant phenomenon without peer. Within the course of a year, the band rose from the ranks of an Internet phenomenon to the biggest band in the . all on the strength of early demos circulated on the web as MP3s. When Whatever People Say I Am hit the streets in January 2006, it sold a gob-smacking 118,501 copies within its first week of release, which not only made it the fastest-selling . debut ever, but sold more than the rest of the Top 20 combined - a remarkable achievement by any measure. Last time such excitement surrounded a new British guitar band it was a decade earlier, as Brit-pop hit overdrive with the release of Oasis' 1994 debut, Definitely Maybe.
Listen free to Arctic Monkeys – Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not (The View from the Afternoon, I bet you look good on the dacefloor and more). 13 tracks (). Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not is the debut album by Sheffield band Arctic Monkeys, released on 23 January 2006. The album became the fastest selling debut album in the UK since Definitely Maybe by Oasis. The album sold over 360,000 copies in its first week, but lost the title in November 2007 to Leona Lewis's album Spirit.
Whatever People Say I Am is practically an old-fashioned concept album about working-class clubbing, a Saturday Night Fever for the British sons and daughters of parents raised on disco and punk. Yet Turner’s aim isn’t to be the best dancer, or to escape to the big city: It’s merely stayin’ alive, and pulling a few birds. The opening track, The View From the Afternoon, sets the stage with dead-end dive-bar lyricism: I want to see all of the things that we’ve already seen, Turner sings. They’ve made an album that . punk fans of several generations could enjoy, if not claim as their own.
|1||The View From The Afternoon||3:38|
|2||I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor||2:53|
|3||Fake Tales Of San Francisco||2:57|
|5||You Probably Couldn't See For The Lights But You Were Staring Straight At Me||2:10|
|6||Still Take You Home||2:53|
|8||Red Light Indicates Doors Are Secured||2:23|
|10||Perhaps Vampires Is A Bit Strong But..||4:28|
|11||When The Sun Goes Down||3:20|
|12||From The Ritz To The Rubble||3:13|
|13||A Certain Romance||5:33|
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Domino Recording Co. Ltd.
- Copyright (c) – Domino Recording Co. Ltd.
- Recorded At – Chapel Studios
- Recorded At – 2fly Studios
- Recorded At – Telstar Studio, Munich
- Mixed At – Olympic Studios
- Published By – EMI Music Publishing Ltd.
- Pressed By – Lynic
- Design – Juno Liverpool*
- Mixed By – Barny (tracks: 1 to 8, 10 to 13), Jim Abbiss (tracks: 9)
- Mixed By [Assistance] – Owen Skinner (tracks: 1 to 8, 10 to 13)
- Photography By [Booklet Pictures 1, 4, 7, 11, 12] – Andy Brown
- Photography By [Front & Back Cover, Cd, Booklet Pictures 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, Centre Photography] – Alexandra Wolkowicz
- Producer – Alan Smyth (tracks: 9), Jim Abbiss (tracks: 1 to 8, 10 to 13)
- Recorded By – Andreas Bayr (tracks: 9), Ewan Davies (tracks: 1 to 8, 10 to 13), Jim Abbiss (tracks: 1 to 8, 10 to 13)
- Recorded By [Additional] – Alan Smyth (tracks: 11)
- Recorded By [Assistance] – Henry
NotesThis first press was released as digipak, a later press comes in a jewel case.
The white sticker stating 'Arctic Monkeys' was on the shrink wrap of new copies, not on CD sleeve.
Recorded at Chapel Studio, Lincolnshire and 2 Fly Studio, Sheffield.
'Mardy Bum' recorded at Telstar Studios Munich.
Made in the E.U.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 5034202016229
- Matrix / Runout: [Lynic "Disc" Logo] WIGCD162S SP 94471 01
- Mastering SID Code: IFPI LU81
- Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI KA03
- Label Code: LC 10192
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|WIGLP162VMP||Arctic Monkeys||Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not (LP, Album, Club, RE, Gra)||Domino||WIGLP162VMP||US||2018|
|094635334425||Arctic Monkeys||Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not (CD, Album, Dig)||Domino||094635334425||Australia||2006|
|WIGLP162||Arctic Monkeys||Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not (CD, Album, Dig)||Domino||WIGLP162||Canada||2006|
|DNO 086||Arctic Monkeys||Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not (CD, Album, Dig)||Domino||DNO 086||US||2006|