Today, Arctic Monkeys will release a new song titled “Body Paint” (September 29). The band’s seventh studio album, “The Car,” will have this song as its second preview when it is released on October 21 via Domino (pre-order here). There’d Better Be A Mirrorball, the album’s lead single, debuted last month.
Last Thursday, Alex Turner and company performed a small-scale performance of “Body Paint” at the Kings Theatre in Brooklyn, New York (September 22).
At 6 p.m. BST today, the track will be played as BBC Radio 1’s “Hottest Record In The World,” according to a statement made by Clara Amfo yesterday (September 28). AM later provided a confirmation on their Instagram Stories.