The rumors came true. Arctic Monkeys had the honor of playing during the Olympics opening ceremony. They started things off with their trademark “I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor” and then dove into a brave cover of The Beatles landmark “Come Together”.

Watch both performances below and hit the jump to grab mp3 downloads of both performances. A studio version of the cover has been released on iTunes in the UK. I’m sure I’ll have a stream of that by the end of the night.

Come Together:

I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor

[mp3]: Arctic Monkeys – Come Together (The Beatles Cover) (Live at the Olympics 2012)

[mp3]: Arctic Monkeys – I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor (Live at the Olympics 2012)

  • Dee

    Stupid NBC did not show I Bet You Look Good! I heard the first notes, they cut away then came back for the cover. Now the YouTube is already down. I’m so pissed!

Chapell August 17 at Rockwood 8pm

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BMG Music Presents Chapell is celebrating - having recently signed to Fieldhouse / BMG music. Debut album "The Redhead's Allegations" produced by Talking Heads' Jerry Harrison. Last NYC performance in 2016 prior to national tour with a huge iconic band (its still a secret) Come to Rockwood Music Hall on August 17 @8pm

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