Arctic Monkeys – Crying Lightning / Red Right Hand


This is the first track to be released of the new album “Humbug”. ‘Crying Lightning’ will officially be released on Monday 17th August 2009. The single shall be available in 3 different formats, 7″, 10″ and MP3. ‘Crying Lightning’ will be the first single released through Oxfam’s network of charity shops in 25 years. Proceeds will go to help the charity’s work around the world.

The limited-edition 7″, which features a cover of Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds ‘Red Right Hand’, will be available in every one of Oxfam’s 700 high street shops. Each single will include a download code allowing fans to get an MP3 version of the songs for free. There will also be a 10″ release featuring B-sides ‘Red Right Hand’ and a new track ‘I Haven’t Got My Strange’. The 7″ and 10″ will be available to pre-order in the online store here.

Tracklistings for each format is shown below:

A: Crying Lightning
B: Red Right Hand

A: Crying Lightning
B: Red Right Hand
B: I Haven’t Got My Strange

1. Crying Lightning
2. Red Right Hand
3. I Haven’t Got My Strange