Alex Turner (musician)

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Alex Turner
Alex Turner Playing at MSG.jpg
Background information
Birth name Alexander David Turner
Born (1986-01-06) 6 January 1986 (age 32)
High Green, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England
Genres Indie rock,[1][2][3] post-punk revival, psychedelic rock, garage rock, experimental rock, art rock, baroque pop, spoken word, movie score
Occupations Musician, singer-songwriter
Instruments Guitar, vocals, bass guitar, keyboards, drums, percussion
Years active 2002–present
Labels Domino
Associated acts Arctic Monkeys, The Last Shadow Puppets, Miles Kane, Reverend and The Makers
Notable instruments
Fender Stratocaster
Fender Bronco
Fender Jazzmaster
Ovation Viper
Gibson Les Paul

Alex Turner (born 6 January 1986) is a British musician. He is the lead singer and guitarist of the Arctic Monkeys. He is also a member of The Last Shadow Puppets. He was born and raised in Sheffield. His father was a music teacher and his mother was a German teacher.

The Arctic Monkeys have released 5 studio albums. The first was Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not. The second was Favourite Worst Nightmare. The third was Humbug. The fourth was Suck It and See, which was released late in 2011. The fifth was "AM", which was released in 2013.

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