A pretty huge left-turn that probably should've been a solo project instead of an Arctic Monkeys release, but it slaps. There's some forgettable tracks here, definitely, but a fair chunk of this feels like a heavy, indie rock inspired version of Mild High Club, and I'm totally here for that. It's a lounge pop art rock album, and it's a vibe.
Favourite Tracks: Star Treatment, One Point Perspective, Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino, Golden Trunks, Four out of Five
Least Favourite: The World's ... read more