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REVIEW: The 1975 experiment with new sounds on “Notes On A Conditional Form”

REVIEW: The 1975 experiment with new sounds on “Notes On A Conditional Form”

Cailey Gleeson, Nation & World Editor

May 24, 2020

When asked what genre British band The 1975 is in an interview with GQ, frontman Matty Healy simply responded  “yes.”  Not only does the obscure answer fit in general, it perfectly encapsulates the group’s fourth album “Notes On A Conditional Form.”  Healy, drummer George Daniel, bassist ...

The 1975 focuses on climate change activism in upcoming shows

The 1975's guitarist Adam Hann on stage during their show in Milwaukee on May 10. This marks the band's first show in the Midwest in nearly three years.

Cailey Gleeson, Nation & World Editor

February 3, 2020

After The 1975 changed their traditional lead single to feature a message from climate activist Greta Thunberg, it was clear the band was going to use their platform to spread awareness in ways no other artists have before.  While announcements for their upcoming “Notes On A Conditional Form” tou...

The 1975 captivates audience at pair of Midwest shows

The 1975 captivates audience at pair of Midwest shows

Cailey Gleeson, Focus Editor

December 16, 2019

Christmas came early for Chicago and Indianapolis fans of The 1975—especially in the form of special setlist additions—with a series of performances as they wrapped up their short stint of fall North American tour dates this past Thursday and Friday.   The Manchester-based band, comprised of fron...

The 1975 make waves with return to Midwest

The 1975 performing at Chicago's United Center on May 8.

Cailey Gleeson, Staff Writer

May 13, 2019

Contrary to popular belief, every city isn’t a band’s favorite stop on tour — or at least in The 1975’s case. But frontman Matty Healy says the “worst hangover of his life” happened in Chicago, so that counts for something, right? As a part of their “A Brief Inquiry into Online Relations...

Lollapalooza Sunday recap

Kirsten Onsgard

August 4, 2014

Noticeably sleeper fans accompanied me on the 'L' early Sunday afternoon as dark clouds threatened in the distance. Arriving downtown, the downpour had already begun. The sudden and sporadic summer showers would continue all day, making for a muddy afternoon in Grant Park. It would not be Lollapalooza weekend without at least o...

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