Expect big 1975 show

British alternative rock/pop band The 1975, comprising (from left) drummer George Daniel, frontman Matthew "Matty" Healy, guitarist Adam Hann and bassist Ross MacDonald, recently released their third album, which went to No. 1 on the British charts.
British alternative rock/pop band The 1975, comprising (left) drummer George Daniel, frontman Matthew "Matty" Healy, guitarist Adam Hann and bassist Ross MacDonald, recently released their third album, which went to No. 1 on the British charts.PHOTO: UNIVERSAL MUSIC SINGAPORE

The Manchester band will be showcasing a lot of new music at the upcoming show

The frontman of British band The 1975, Matthew "Matty" Healy, has never forgotten about his childhood trip to Singapore.

"I got kidnapped when I was in Singapore when I was three years old. Not kidnapped, somebody picked me up, thinking I was his kid and took me to another store down the road," recalls the 29-year-old, whose parents are British television actors Denise Welch and Tim Healy.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 25, 2018, with the headline 'Expect big 1975 show'. Print Edition | Subscribe