Matty Healy

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The Story Behind Every Song On Phoebe Bridgers’ New Album Punisher

In 2017, Phoebe Bridgers released her debut Stranger In The Alps. With that album alone, she was already greeted as one of the most exciting,…
Ryan Leas | June 18, 2020 - 10:58 am

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: The 1975 Notes On A Conditional Form

The first voice on the 1975's new album Notes On A Conditional Form does not belong to Matty Healy. On opening track "The 1975," teenage…
Chris DeVille | May 19, 2020 - 3:37 pm

The Week In Pop

Mark Ronson’s New Breakup Album Is Really Good

Where do you go after "Uptown Funk"? The only option is down -- in Mark Ronson's case, down in the dumps.
Chris DeVille | June 20, 2019 - 11:00 am

More Matty Healy stories

Grimes, Matty Healy, & FKA Twigs Teach You About Famous Paintings

Grimes is a visual artist too -- her first fine art exhibition, which you may remember for the piece where she sold a percentage of
Peter Helman | September 15, 2020 - 11:57 am

Matty Healy Deactivates His Twitter After Backlash Over George Floyd Tweet

Matty Healy, frontman of the divisive UK band the 1975, has deactivated his Twitter after facing backlash for a tweet about George Floyd, the 46-year-old…
Peter Helman | May 28, 2020 - 5:43 pm

Stream The 1975’s New Album Notes On A Conditional Form

The 1975 have finally released their new album, Notes On A Conditional Form, after an extended rollout that stretched out for a very, very long…
James Rettig | May 22, 2020 - 12:03 am

Slowthai – “ENEMY”

Last year, the English rapper Slowthai released his debut album, Nothing Great About Britain. Since then, he's teamed up on a handful of tracks by…
James Rettig | May 10, 2020 - 5:06 pm

The 1975’s Matty Healy Launches Podcast Interview Series With Brian Eno, Stevie Nicks, Conor Oberst, & More

The 1975 are really, finally going to release their new album Notes On A Conditional Form later this month. We won't rehash the timeline yet…
Chris DeVille | May 5, 2020 - 11:09 am

The 1975 Announce That They Will Now Only Play Gender-Balanced Music Festivals

For most of the time that music festivals have existed, those music festivals have booked predominantly male acts. Recently, however, there's been a bit of…
Tom Breihan | February 12, 2020 - 10:11 am

Watch Matty Healy Play Unreleased 1975 Song “Jesus Christ 2005 God Bless America” At Australian Brushfire Benefit

The 1975 only make long albums, and from a tracklist standpoint, Notes On A Conditional Form will be the longest of all. The upcoming LP…
Chris DeVille | February 6, 2020 - 10:09 am

Watch The 1975’s Matty Healy Join Dashboard Confessional In London

Dashboard Confessional are currently on tour in the lead-up to the project's 20th anniversary, which will be commemorated next year with an extensive tour. But…
James Rettig | November 14, 2019 - 6:16 pm

The 1975 – “People” Video

The 1975 are nothing if not ambitious. Sometimes, their creative aspirations are so lofty that they blow past the also-ambitious deadlines they set for themselves.
Chris DeVille | August 22, 2019 - 2:34 pm

The 1975 Address Abortion Ban Onstage At Alabama’s Hangout Fest

The 1975 played Alabama's Hangout Fest last night and frontman Matty Healy took the opportunity to criticize the draconian abortion ban that passed in the…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 18, 2019 - 2:27 pm

The 1975’s Matty Healy Speaks Out Against Paid Meet-And-Greets: “Honestly What Are You Doing?”

The 1975 frontman Matty Healy took to Twitter this week to call out labels and artists who charge fans for meet-and-greets, accusing them of trying…
Bonnie Stiernberg / Billboard | March 27, 2019 - 7:36 pm

The 1975’s A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships Wins Album Of The Year BRIT Award

The 1975's A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships was named the Album Of The Year at the BRIT Awards, the isle's equivalent of the Grammys.
James Rettig | February 20, 2019 - 5:15 pm