Alex Turner - Alex Turner's parents turn his room into museum

0
0
Subscribe to Alex Turner alerts

Alex Turner's parents are turning his old bedroom into a museum.

The Arctic Monkeys front man stays with his mother, Penny, and father, David, in his childhood home when he returns to Sheffield, south Yorkshire, England, throughout the year, but he admits his old sanctuary is no longer how it used to be and is more like the Memphis museum, Graceland, in Tennessee.

Speaking to the Guardian newspaper, he said: ''They're turning it into a museum. It's going to be like Graceland.''

The 27-year-old singer insists his family were very supportive of him when he decided to ditch the norm of higher education and turn his back on a basic job for the chance of forming a band ten years ago.

However, the hunky musician recently banned his mum from attending any music festivals where he was playing at because it stops him from pulling any mischievous stunts.

He said previously: ''I asked if, in future, we could check which festival she wants to go to and which ones I'm playing at. I absolutely love her though, don't get me wrong.''


Contactmusic

Tags: Alex Turner

0
0
Subscribe to Alex Turner alerts
Advertisement

More Alex Turner

Leeds Festival 2014 - Live Review

It came, It went, It conquered as per. Leeds Festival 2014 was a real pinnacle for this year's UK live music, cramming it's masses into...

Alex Turner To "Dust Off Tunic" For The Libertines Reunion Shows

Alex Turner said he would ‘relish’ the opportunity to see the newly-reformed Libertines perform live - suggesting he might even ‘knock the dust off his...

Why Have Arctic Monkey's Scrapped Plans For A New Album?

Arctic Monkeys continue to ascend toward superstardom. Their status as bona fide rockstars capable of disseminating universally lauded records means their prestige can only continue...

Prince Philip Amongst GQ Best-Dressed Men 2014

GQ Magazine have released their 'Best Dressed' list for the coming year and amongst some predictable entries, including Benedict Cumberbatch and David Beckham, there have...

Advertisement

Alexa Chung Opens Up About Her Break-Up With Artic Monkeys Frontman Alex Turner

English television presenter Alexa Chung was reportedly ''bored and sad'' following her break-up with Alex Turner, the frontman for the Artic Monkeys. Chung has spoken...

Independent Arctic Monkeys Set Record With Five Straight #1 Albums

The Arctic Monkeys are riding a wave of high praise. Their fifth album, AM, was met with critical acclaim from far and wide, which, judging...

Arctic Monkeys Make History With Their Fifth Consecutive Number One

The Arctic Monkeys have done it again! Their fifth album to date has entered the chart at number one after a strong week of sales...

Alex Turner Has the Arctic Mum-Keys on Lockdown - 'No Mums at Festivals, Thanks'

Some people actually go to festivals with their parents; the bond is that strong they can either forgo the temptation to get really drunk and...

Advertisement

Comments

Alex Turner Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Alex Turner

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All