Arctic Monkeys release new single through Oxfam Ireland shops

Single available from Friday 14th August 2009 Arctic Monkeys are set to record another music industry first when they release their new single, 'Crying Lightning', in selected Oxfam Ireland shops, with proceeds going to help the charity's lifesaving work in east, central and southern Africa. The single will be available at Oxfam Ireland shops in Cork, Ennis, Galway, Oxfambooks on Parliament Street, Rathmines and South King Street in Dublin.…

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