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Romantic rocker: During a recent interview with Rolling Stone, the rocker (seen with Taylor in February) admitted he hasn't found relationships easy, but says their romance has been 'like a new chapter' in his life Former flame: Although the 30-year-old Arctic Monkey's frontman dated model and Vogue contributor Alexa Chung (picture in February) for four years, he admitted he was 'excited' about his latest romance Taylor - who previously dated Scrubs star Zach Braff for five years - has been a regular fixture in Alex's life, and even spent time with Turner and Kane while they were billeted in an LA mansion recording their latest LP.
Glimpse of their romance: Taylor, 28, has been a regular fixture in Alex's life, and even spent time with Turner and Miles Kane while they were billeted in an LA recording their latest LP for The Last Shadow Puppets Her 'favourite being': The model frequently mentions or uploads shots of her 'favourite being' to her Instagram account, while Alex still remains largely aloof of sharing his private life via such means And while the award-winning rocker has been reluctant in the past to embrace the trappings of his success and embrace his fame, Miles, also 30, alluded that with the enduring success of the Monkeys his friend has become more 'confident' with his public status.
By distilling the sounds of Franz Ferdinand, the Clash, the Strokes, and the Libertines into a hybrid of swaggering indie rock and danceable neo-punk, Arctic Monkeys became one of the U. Their meteoric rise began in 2005, when the teenagers fielded offers from major labels and drew a sold-out crowd to the London Astoria, using little more than a self-released EP as bait.
Several months later, Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not became the fastest-selling debut album in British history, entrenching Arctic Monkeys in the same circle as multi-platinum acts like Oasis and Blur.
Frontman Alex Turner and guitarist Jamie Cook began their music careers in 2001, when the friends both received guitars for Christmas.
Two years later, they began performing shows around their native Sheffield with drummer Matt Helders and bassist Andy Nicholson, two fellow students at Stocksbridge High School.
Founded in High Green, Sheffield, Arctic Monkeys comprises of Alex Turner, Jamie Cook, Nick O' Malley and Matt Helders.
The guitarist popped the question to glamour model Katie Downes, who he has been dating since 2006 when they met at a party in Liverpool.
"She seemed totally smitten by him, and was laughing at his jokes and stroking his hair.