Tag: The 1975

The 1975’s Matt Healy Opens Up About Heroin Addiction in New Interview

Matt Healy of the 1975 revealed his struggles with heroin addiction during an interview today (Oct. 12) with Apple Music’s Zane Lowe, admitting that he required a stint in rehab for the problem. [embedded content][embedded content] Healy said his bandmates sat him down for an intervention of sorts during work on The 1975’s 2018 album […]

October 12, 2022

The 1975, Happily Washed

Being Funny in a Foreign Language is the sound of the 1975 no longer selling their own myth. They sound relieved. After a decade of playing the self-referential and pop-minded rock band – frontman Matty Healy’s famous “a millennial that baby-boomers like” lyric can still summarize why people love and hate him – the British […]

October 10, 2022

Listen to The 1975 Long for Love in ‘All I Need to Hear’

The 1975 have shared another new single off their forthcoming, previously reported, Being Funny In A Foreign Language. The release of “All I Need To Hear” is accompanied by a Samuel Bradley-directed live performance video that was recorded at Peter Gabriel’s Real World Studios in the U.K. [embedded content][embedded content] While talking to Apple Music 1 […]

September 21, 2022

The 30 Best Songs of 2020

For a year that made no sense, it’s only fitting that 2020’s best songs make strange neighbors on a mixtape. You can’t recap 2020 without mentioning Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion’s “WAP,” a sex song so dirty that even the edited version leans toward an R rating (“wet and gushy,” anyone?). But on this […]

December 11, 2020

Nile Rodgers, The 1975, Lily Allen and More Sign Open Letter Combating Hate in the Music Industry

More than 700 members of the UK music industry, including artists, managers, record label execs, agents, songwriters and producers, have joined forces and signed an open letter vowing to combat hate. “In recent months through a series of events and incidents, the anti-black racists and antisemites, plus those who advocate islamophobia, xenophobia, homophobia and transphobia, have […]

August 2, 2020

The 50 Best Rock Bands Right Now

Rock is obvs not dead but it’s not hard to see why people always say it is, almost wishfully. For decades, the most commercially viable (and even critically bolstered) rock was dominated by white dudes, which is troublesome considering how many of its pioneers, including the dearly departed, radically queer genius Little Richard, were not. […]

July 30, 2020

The Me & 1975 Together Review

Right, the 1975. I’m dating someone who said, “don’t forget to mention that they’re annoying.” How do you forget anything with this band really; their every maneuver comes with a flashing neon sign that reads “this is the Britpop power ballad” or “tracks 9-12 listened to too much M83 (which is any at all, really).” […]

May 30, 2020