Remembering when Sheffield's Arctic Monkeys released their debut album - 14 years ago!

It’s hard to believe that ‘I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor’ and ‘When the Sun Goes Down’ are 14 years old.

Monday, 20th January 2020, 4:17 pm
Arctic Monkeys debut album Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not

Take a look back at some old photos showing people queing for tickets to an Arctic Monkeys gig or trying to get hold of ‘Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not’ – the sellout debut album from Sheffield’s famous sons which came out on January 23 2006.

Supervisor Nick Booth at the The Arctic Monkeys stand where the debut album sold out at W.H.Smith, Fargate
The Arctic Monkeys sold out at W.H.Smith, Fargate

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Arctic Monkeys fans Neil Crofts and Darren Bradley, right, queing for tickets at Jacks Records.
Jaqui Dowling with Arctic Monkeys Andy Nicholson, Matt Helders and Jamie Cook.
Arctic Monkeys at the Old Harrow in Grenoside in 2007
Free drinks at the Frog and Parrott for Arctic Monkeys fans
Arctic Monkeys fans queing for tickets at Jacks Records.
Arctic Monkeys fan Sarah Hatfield, of Mexborough, and her mum Julie Hatfield, who accompanied her to the group's gig in Chicago in 2006
Arctic Monkeys