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The 1975

“Roadkill” by The 1975

The 1975’s “Roadkill” is somewhat of a confessional tune from Matt Healy. That is to say that it is autobiographical in nature, and the lyrics are more truthful than they are flattering. But in breaking them...

The 1975

“Guys” by The 1975

The titular “guys” in this song is actually a reference to The 1975 themselves. And the sentimental disposition of this tune has in fact been described, even by Matt Healy himself, as a love song. However, this is...

The 1975

“If You’re Too Shy (Let Me Know)” by The 1975

The 1975’s “If You’re Too Shy (Let Me Know)relies heavily on intricate, symbolic language. But overall, the story seems to be based on the singer hooking up with a lady whom we can say is...