background preloader

Alex Turner (musician)

Alex Turner (musician)
Turner was born in Sheffield, England to Penny and David Turner. He is an only child[4] and was raised in High Green, a suburb of Sheffield. His mother is from Amersham while his father grew up in Sheffield.[5] Both parents worked at local secondary schools; his mother was a German teacher and his father taught both physics and music.[6] He was exposed to "all sorts" of music at home,[7] including records by Frank Sinatra, The Carpenters, The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, The Beach Boys, David Bowie and The Eagles.[7][8][9][10] His father was a "jazz-head",[5] had been a member of big bands, and played the saxophone, clarinet and piano.[7] Turner took piano lessons until the age of eight.[11][9][12] Also in the summer of 2003, Turner played seven gigs in York and Liverpool as a rhythm guitarist for the funk band Judan Suki, after meeting the lead singer Jon McClure on a bus. The experience made him "more confident. John is a very confident character Solo Extended plays Other Arctic Monkeys

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alex_Turner_(musician)

Related:  davidcrouch96jessiegrace1998tani_becca_j1998

Alex Turner is towered over by leggy girlfriend Taylor Bagley By Jj Nattrass For Mailonline Published: 10:03 GMT, 28 August 2015 | Updated: 12:22 GMT, 28 August 2015 He was epitome of chivalry when they jetted out of Los Angeles earlier this week. And it appeared Alex Turner had no intention of giving up his gallant behaviour when it comes to his girlfriend, Taylor Bagley, as the rock star helped the model move apartments in New York, on Thursday. Carrying her luggage around the pavement during, the 29-year-old Arctic Monkeys rocker once-again played the part of the doting boyfriend while his leggy lady handled a few of her more delicate items. Scroll down for video

Alex Turner new girlfriend: Who is Taylor Bagley? Alex Turner and his model girlfriend - the gorgeous Taylor Bagley - got their gladrags on last night for a trip to the Serpentine Gallery summer party. The pair have been inseparable since they started dating, and at last night's event, Alex Turner and Taylor couldn't keep their hands off one another, and were spotted later going for dinner at the Chiltern Firehouse. Taylor sported a white two piece ensemble, which featured white damask patterning across the chest and waistline, and she completed the look with a pair of nude coloured Valentino flats.

Arctic Monkeys Q&A With Frontman Alex Turner In 2014, America finally went ape for Arctic Monkeys. At home, in England, where all five of their albums have topped the charts, the four lads from Sheffield have been revered as saviors of indie rock from practically the second they picked up guitars. But it has taken eight years for the Monkeys to finally reach headliner status on this side of the pond. The band’s 2013 album, 'AM', reached No. 6 on the Billboard 200, its highest charting yet, and single “Do I Wanna Know?” gave the group its first Billboard Hot 100 hit, peaking at No. 70 on March 8. Sean Bean on Jon Snow's parentage, trimming his beard and being mistaken for Mr Bean Sean Bean's done a Reddit Ask Me Anything. And the Game of Thrones, Lord of the Rings and Legends star was completely brilliant. Among jokes about how often he finds himself dying on TV and film (ie LOADS), there were some real gems. Here are 10 fantastic facts you probably didn't know about Bean...

Alex Turner: I have nightmares before big shows Speaking to Radio X’s Danielle Perry about the shows, Turner confirmed that although nerves don’t shake him, nightmares do. “I sometimes have nightmares before big shows… like we’ll be playing a show and the field will empty” he said. "One of the reasons stuff starts going wrong in them dreams is because I’ll walk on stage and it’s not my set-up.

Arctic Monkeys – Who Are The Real Life Characters Behind Alex Turner's Early Lyrics? From scummy street vagabonds to bullshitting indie bands, Arctic Monkeys’ lyrics are populated by a cast of colourful characters, bringing the music to vibrant life. But who are they and what from Alex Turner's real life inspired them? Here's some of their great early lyrics investigated... 'When The Sun Goes Down'A scummy man.

17 Facts You Probably Didn't Know About the Arctic Monkeys From the moment the Arctic Monkeys released ‘Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not’ in 2006, they’ve been one one of the most buzzed-about bands on the planet. Last year’s ‘AM’ finally proved to be a commercial breakthrough for them in the U.S. But how much do you really know about these popular British indie rockers? Check out some fun facts about the Arctic Monkeys. When the band first started, they made up loads of stories as to why they decided to call themselves Arctic Monkeys, because they were always asked about it in interviews.

Sean Bean pictured with his fiancee Ashley Moore Sean Bean and his future wife, Ashley Moore, touched down in LA together this week – a rare public sighting of the couple. The 55-year-old actor is about to start promotional duties for his new film, Jupiter Ascending, and arrived in California with his fiancée, 29, by his side. The couple might have kept their relationship largely out of the spotlight, but they looked blissfully happy as they were pictured together at LAX airport. Sean Bean arrives in LA with his future wife Ashley Moore Both had dressed casually for the long-haul flight; Sean wearing jeans, a T-shirt and a flat cap, and former nanny Ashley in jeans, a shirt and a coat embroidered with flowers. Famous family trees: Sean Bean 22 July, 2013 Welcome to the latest blog in our ‘famous family trees’ series. In this blog series, experienced family historian, Roy Stockdill, investigates the family histories of the famous, both living and dead. Sean Bean is the subject of Roy’s powers of deduction this month. In the noughties, Sean Bean has been most closely associated with fantasy TV series and films like Game of Thrones, the Lord of the Rings trilogy, Percy Jackson & the Lightning Thief, Mirror Mirror and Silent Hill:

Sean Bean Early life[edit] Bean was born in Handsworth, a suburb of Sheffield, which was then part of West Riding of Yorkshire (the County of South Yorkshire was created in 1974). He is the son of Rita (née Tuckwood) and Brian Bean.[3] He has a younger sister named Lorraine. His father owned a fabrication shop which employed 50 people, including Bean's mother, who worked as a secretary. Despite becoming relatively wealthy (his father owned a Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow), the family never moved away from the council estate as they preferred to remain close to friends and family.[4] As a child, Bean smashed a glass door during an argument, which left a piece of glass embedded in his leg that briefly impeded his walking and left a large scar.[3] This prevented him from pursuing his dream of playing football professionally. Career[edit]

THE MIGHTY BEAN - Sean's Biography One of the strangest and most frightening things we can do is stop and consider how we got where we are. How far our lives are from what we expected, and from what was expected for us. Imagine what it must be like for Sean Bean. 10 Things you probably didn't know about Sean Bean From 1998 to 2008 Sean Bean played Napoleonic soldier Richard Sharpe in 16 episodes of the television series Sharpe, based on Bernard Cornwell’s best-selling novels. Now, in the two part HISTORY series, Sean Bean on Waterloo, the actor draws on actual eye-witness accounts of soldiers who fought in the battle to tell the story of the dramatic events of 18 June 1815. While Sean is busy providing us with gripping information about Waterloo, perhaps we should take a moment to familiarise ourselves with some interesting little known facts about the man himself. 10. Sean Bean was considered for the role of John Smith in Disney's 1995 film Pocohontas but lost out to Mel Gibson.

Related: