Healy has been teasing an album beneath the moniker for a lot of years, and an EP called ‘Scary Monsters’ was released on streaming services back in October.
Earlier this week, he continued to tease new materials from the band, pointing followers to a newly arrange Drive Like I Do Instagram account.
Yesterday (December 16), Healy shared a photograph of the pre-1975 band performing stay in Newcastle in 2005 on his Instagram account.
After a fan replied: “we wish a brand new DLID document,” Healy merely responded: “okay”.
When requested to elaborate, the frontman linked to a brand new Instagram web page, @drivelikeido. The web page, adopted by Healy, presently has over 12,000 followers and two ambiguous posts, one captioned: “That Wasn’t Even The Craziest Factor That Went Down.”
Now, throughout an Instagram Reside dialog, Healy was requested when the album could be launched, to which he replied: “In all probability like February.”
omg right here’s a few of the stay the place he says dlid in feb pic.twitter.com/k3jy6YLV9N
— evy ⎕ (@mfcevy) December 18, 2020
Healy instructed NME earlier this yr that he was working on getting old Drive Like I Do songs remastered.
“I’m getting the outdated stuff remastered and I’m principally going to place out the primary album, the album that by no means was launched,” Healy mentioned in Could of his plans to resurrect his outdated band.
“After which we’ll observe that up with a brand new album. There’s a lot Drive Like I Do stuff that was nice that there’s not even demos of, so I’m going to document these songs and put them out with the 2 information that do sort of technically exist on the planet.”
This week, Matty Healy said he’s a “much better person” since he quit social media. The frontman spoke on Reddit of how he had a “highly effective realisation that I spend years and years on creative statements” within the type of The 1975’s albums, however would then tweet his private views on-line “with out even occupied with it”.
“It’s such a bizarre paradox,” he added. “And yeah generally I get it proper however generally I seem like a twat and that makes my work worse. I discovered myself asking myself ‘for what?’ some consideration within the second? A brief minimize in the direction of feeling good about myself?”