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- Posted on Jan 3rd 2012 12:00PM by Kenneth Partridge
As the NME reports, the Monkeys left the stage at the Falls Festival in Lorne, Victoria, at 11:58PM. The British rockers evidently didn't realize that they were supposed to handle the night's big moment.
"Sorry, we thought someone else had organized a countdown," lead singer Alex Turner said after coming back out at 12:01AM. "Let's do one now then, shall we?"
According to the website Music Feeds, the audience shrugged off the mishap and partied along with Crystal Castles, who took the stage next and undoubtedly got 2012 off to a sweaty, scary start.
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