The 1975 frontman Matt Healy has come up with a ‘Bedroom Mix’ to the BBC, featuring Nina Simone, D’Angelo, The Brian Jonestown Massacre and Hall & Oates.
Healy tweeted along for the mix on his Twitter account, calling Hall & Oates track ‘She’s Gone’ “the ultimate break-up song” and Nina Simone’s ‘Don’t Smoke In Bed’ simply “the truth”.
The 35-minute mix includes a lot of older tracks, which fits with Healy’s comment that he’s “sick to death” with the lack of good pop music, made when you first speak to Annie Mac noisy . October. The bedtime theme also connects using the band’s sophomore album, entitled ‘I Like It When You Sleep For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware Of It’
Healy said this rock band “want being ambassadors because of this generation”, adding: “There’s a great deal lacking in pop music currently. It’s this type of amazing lexicon and vocabulary of sounds… as there are just not enough good bands, man, and I’m sick and tired of it. I’m just sick to death of computer. ”
Speaking on image, and this rock band’s recent aesthetic changes, Healy added: “We just wanted being like all bands that people have loved before, in which you reinvent yourselves but allow it to be feel like an organic and natural evolution.”
The 1975 released their latest single ‘Love Me’ at the begining of October (listen here), and definately will follow it to be able second album, due out in February 2016.