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The 1975 – “People”

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by Melody Bot, Aug 22, 2019.

  1. Melody Bot

    Your friendly little forum bot. Staff Member

  2. Helloelloallo



    Very different in a good way (not that I dislike anything they've done, just like seeing bands I like take risks that work). Interested to see how others react here.
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  3. crowntownguy

    I think I'm growing into someone you can trust Supporter

    This goes hard and I fuck with it.

    Its obvious that the band has a wide range of influences and this just proves that they can make whatever kind of rock music they want to and they'll kill it. I'd listen to a whole alt/emo album from them like this, but I'm also okay if its just this song and the rest of the album is varied.
  4. heymynameisjoe

    when the days have no numbers Prestigious

    reading tomorrow:
  5. This band knows what they’re doing.

    Takes me back to the 1990’s VH1 days.
  6. SundayDrive555

    Newbie Supporter

    This is so dope.
  7. palebluedot


    Sweet video
  8. CMilliken


    Would love a whole album similar to this. That was a bop!
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  9. PandaBear!

    Trusted Prestigious

    haha, can't figure out how I feel about that tbh - I like the verses for sure, more than the chorus probably, overall vibe is cool but I really cannot decide what I think it sounds like if that makes sense? Someone mentioned 1990's VH1 above and I can hear where they're coming from, also I feel like it could be Rated R era b-side from QOTSA or something but that's still not accurate enough! Ahh!
  10. currytheword


    My favorite comment on the youtube page:

    2018: The 1975 Release a New Album
    2019: The 1995 Release a New Album
  11. Frank Lapidus

    Regular Supporter

    Came here to post the very same thing. ha
  12. fredwordsmith

    Regular Supporter

    It's really

    I'm sure in the context of the album, it makes a lot more sense. These guys have earned the right to do whatever they want.
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  13. currytheword


    I had a lot more fun with this than anything off the last album. Not sure exactly if the look is for the shock value or just to pay homage to that era.
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  14. Mr. Serotonin

    I'm still staring down the sun Prestigious

    Homage. They do a song or two like that with most of their records, it seems.
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  15. huh!
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  16. sawhney[rusted]2

    I'll write you into all of my songs Supporter

    Joy Division - GYAT
    INXS - Love Me
    Refused/Hives or something - People
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  17. NitrateDawn


    Came in here to make pretty much this comment haha. Can see it working well in album context, but I can't see myself ever returning to this song outside of that
  18. heymattrick

    Denver, CO

    Holy. Shit.
    I am so excited to see this live at Reading tomorrow.
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  19. rbf737


    Sounds like FIDLAR. I like it.
  20. Pepetito

    Regular Supporter

    Not a fan at all.
  21. bmir14

    Regular Supporter

    Yeeeeeeeeessss let's get weird
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  22. Spenny


    I feel like I would be less disappointed with this if they didn't spend pretty much a full month hyping up its release.

    This will be fun to see at their live shows, but I don't think I'll likely listen to it again otherwise.
  23. ARo24

    Regular Supporter

    Wasn’t expecting that but I’m down with it.
  24. MFA

    See you in hell, or see you when I see you. Prestigious

    I real fuck with this
  25. Tim

    we must be nothing less than fabulous Prestigious