Review: Arctic Monkeys’ ‘Tranquility Bass Hotel’ Is a Space-Lounge Odyssey

The Arctic Monkeys’ Alex Turner is the Damon Albarn of his Brit-pop generation – the restless artist who refuses to sit still in one sound too long. The Monkeys have come a along way since the wordy, stungun punk rock of their 2005 hit “I Bet You Look Good on the Dance Floor.” A really long way. Their five-years-in-the-making Tranquility Bass Hotel is a lounge-pop concept record set in

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