The View From the Afternoon Song Lyrics

Arctic Monkeys

Arctic Monkeys Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not cover art
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Anticipation has a habit to set you up
For disappointment in evening entertainment but
Tonight there'll be some love
Tonight there'll be a ruckus yeah regardless of what's gone before
I want to see all of the things that we've already seen
The lairy girls hung out the window of the limousine
Of course it's fancy dress
And they're all looking quite forlorn in bunny ears and devil horns and how

Anticipation has a habit to set you up
For disappointment in evening entertainment but
Tonight there'll be some love
Tonight there'll be a ruckus yeah regardless of what's gone before
I want to see all of the things that we've already seen

Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 The View From the Afternoon
  • 2 I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor
  • 3 Fake Tales of San Francisco
  • 4 Dancing Shoes
  • 5 You Probably Couldn’t See for the Lights but You Were Staring Straight at Me
  • 6 Still Take You Home
  • 7 Riot Van
  • 8 Red Light Indicates Doors Are Secured
  • 9 Mardy Bum
  • 10 Perhaps Vampires Is a Bit Strong But…
  • 11 When the Sun Goes Down
  • 12 From the Ritz to the Rubble
  • 13 A Certain Romance


  • credits


    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    writers: Alex Turner
    album: Track 1 in album Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not
    release date: 2006-1-23
    popularity : 71 users have visited this page.
    length: 3:39
    producer: Jim Abbiss
    mixer: Simon "Barny" Barnicott
    recorded by: Jim Abbiss and Ewan Davies
    additional recorded by: Henry
    assistant mixer: Owen Skinner
    composer: Andy Nicholson, Jamie ’Cookie’ Cook, Matt Helders, Alex Turner
    lyricist: Alex Turner

    Album Information

    label: Domino
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: CD
    barcode: 5034202016229
    script: Latin