The 1975 frontman Matthew Healy has said collaborating with Swedish teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg made him realise how much criticism she receives.
A Conservative MP has questioned how “hypocritical” band The 1975 will conduct a world tour given their climate change activism.
Cassette sales have hit a 15-year high, driven by album releases from the likes of Billie Eilish and The 1975.
The nominees for this year’s Mercury Prize include a number of acts who have previously been nominated, as well as several artists making their debut.
Rappers Dave, Slowthai and Little Simz, and rock groups Idles, The 1975 and Foals are among those shortlisted for the Mercury Prize.
Student activist Greta Thunberg has cautioned there are no “grey areas when it comes to survival” in a climate change essay she has penned for British band The 1975.
Ghetts has said dark-skinned women have been victimised for centuries.
Rapper Childish Gambino brought day one of Coachella to a close after thousands of fans had descended on the California desert for the annual music festival.
The lead singer of The 1975 took aim at misogyny in the music industry as his band accepted the gong for best British group at the Brit Awards for a second time.
Florence + The Machine and Foo Fighters have been added to the star-studded line-up for Hungary’s Sziget festival, which has been described as Europe’s answer to Glastonbury.
The 1975 will make their Main Stage debut next year as one of the headline acts at the Reading and Leeds festivals.
The frontman of alternative rock band The 1975 Matthew Healy has opened up about going to rehab for his heroin addiction during the making of the group’s forthcoming album.