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Arctic Monkeys monochrome band shot for "Body Paint"

Arctic Monkeys deliver new cut "Body Paint"

29 September 2022, 18:10 | Written by Cerys Kenneally

Arctic Monkeys have released new cut "Body Paint" as the second preview of their upcoming seventh album The Car.

Following last month's lead single "There'd Better Be A Mirrorball", Arctic Monkeys have shared a second taster of The Car titled "Body Paint", which is accompanied by a Brook Linder-directed video.

The Car will follow Arctic Monkeys' 2018 album Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino, and was recorded between Suffolk venue Butley Priory, London's RAK Studios and La Frette in Paris.

Before announcing The Car last month, the band debuted new song "I Ain't Quite Where I Think I Am" at Z├╝rich Openair festival.

"Body Paint" is out now. Arctic Monkeys' new album The Car will arrive on 21 October via Domino, and is available to pre-order now. They'll play London's Emirates Stadium on 16 and 17 June 2023. Tickets go on sale tomorrow (30 September) at 9am BST from

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