Arctic Monkeys play ‘Suck It And See’ at Benicassim

Primal Scream, Mumfords and Bombay Bicycle Club also perform at Spanish festival

Arctic Monkeys brought their new album ‘Suck It And See’ to Benicassim tonight (July 16).

The Sheffield indie favourites played the de facto headline slot at the Spanish festival, bringing the big show before Primal Scream‘s 2.30am gig.

Coming on to Hot Chocolate‘s ‘You Sexy Thing’, the kicked off with new album track ‘Library Pictures’, going on to play a further six songs from the new record.

After powering through former singles ‘Brianstorm’ and ‘Don’t Sit Down ‘Cause I’ve Moved Your Chair’, fontman Alex Turner stripped down to a black vest in the sweltering heat.

Arctic Monkeys played:

‘Library Pictures’
‘This House Is A Circus’
‘Still Take You Home’
‘Don’t Sit Down ‘Cause I’ve Moved Your Chair’
‘Pretty Visitors’
‘She’s Thunderstorms’
‘Teddy Picker’
‘Crying Lightning’
‘Brick By Brick’
‘The Hellcat Spangled Shalalala’
‘The View From The Afternoon’
‘I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor’
‘All My Own Stunts’
‘If You Were There, Beware’
‘Do Me A Favour’
‘When The Sun Goes Down’
‘Suck It And See’
‘Fluorescent Adolescent’

Earlier, Mumford and Sons warmed up the stage and fans saw Bombay Bicycle Club preview hotly-tipped new album ‘A Different Kind Of Fix’ live.

Primal Scream will shortly bring Saturday’s live music to a close, once again performing their classic album ‘Screamadelica’ in its entirety.

NME.COM is coming live from Benicassim 2011 this weekend – stay tuned to NME.COM/festivals/Benicassim for all the action.