Do I Wanna Know? (4:33)

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The new song was first played live at a concert in May 2013 in Ventura, California, and was the opening number for both of their Scandinavian gigs at Hultsfred Festival in Sweden and again at the Danish NorthSide festival on June 14 and June 16 respectively.

The song ‘Do I Wanna Know’ was released for download on iTunes on the morning of June 19. Despite a midweek release, the song entered the UK singles chart at number 11, making it the band’s highest charting single since “Fluorescent Adolescent” in 2007.

In terms of both lyrical content and aesthetic style, “Do I Wanna Know?” picks up from where the band’s 2012 single “R U Mine?” left off. The guitar riffs are strikingly similar, but the song is more downtempo. The track continues the hard-edged, rocking sound of their previous album Suck It and See. In concert, singer and guitarist Alex Turner uses a Vox 12 string electric guitar. The song is in G minor.


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Have you got color in your cheeks'
Do you ever get the feeling that you can't shift the tide
That sticks around like something's in your teeth
And some aces up your sleeve

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  • camissw

    Maybe I'm too busy being yours to fall for somebody new [6]

    Yesterday 1:10pm Reply
  • niqart

    Such an oveerrated bland song. This is show how now-days generation have no taste.

    31 Jul 11:04am Reply
  • Lifunia

    Maybe I'm too busy being yours to fall for somebody new [5]

    27 Jul 4:32pm Reply
  • LSYAshley

    very sexy

    27 Jul 1:58pm Reply
  • stateofgrace9

    This is the tune I found that makes me think of you somehow and I play it on repeat...til I fall sleep!

    23 Jul 10:46am Reply
  • pbisel

    Maybe I'm too busy being yours to fall for somebody new [4]

    23 Jul 12:17am Reply
  • kayvanfleet

    if you like arctic monkeys, gotta check out up & coming garage/rock duo - cowbell

    20 Jul 4:01pm Reply
  • verde_lana

    i play it on repeat, until i fall sleep

    19 Jul 2:41am Reply
  • JulyMateus

    Why I can't listen it on Spotify?

    19 Jul 12:15am Reply
  • Roquissas

    Maybe I'm too busy being yours to fall for somebody new... [4] :'D

    15 Jul 7:56pm Reply
  • zaraza88

    i play it on repeat.

    9 Jul 6:06pm Reply
  • hodzhesaargh

    one of those songs that become creepily relatable once you fall in love

    1 Jul 9:22am Reply
  • burningwaffles

    I dreamt about you nearly every night this week, how many secrets can ya keep?

    1 Jul 1:37am Reply
  • terab1tia

    Maybe I'm too busy being yours to fall for somebody new... (3)

    30 Jun 12:54pm Reply
  • R-Mac

    ayo.... this joint straight fire cuh. This joint is straight...getting pokemon on the christmas of '98 cuh. this joint is straight gettin the last piece of pizza cuh. this joint is straight approaching a red light and having it turn green so you can coast through it cuh. this joint is straight 3 paydays in one month cuh. this joint is straight crunchwrap supreme with nacho cheese on both sides cuh. FLAMES!!!

    28 Jun 12:12am Reply
  • LuizPauloMelo

    The nights were mainly made for saying things that you can't say tomorrow day...

    12 Jun 6:43am Reply
  • Wonderfull_

    Maybe I'm too busy being yours to fall for somebody new...

    7 Jun 4:45pm Reply
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    6 Jun 12:44am Reply
  • rescue__me__

    do i wanna know if this feeling flows both ways

    5 Jun 2:41am Reply
  • Stan-89

    There's this tune I found, that makes me think of you somehow and i play it on repeat

    4 Jun 10:56am Reply
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