I LIKE IT WHEN YOU SLEEP, FOR YOU ARE SO BEAUTIFUL YET SO UNAWARE OF IT
The Backstory: The 1975 frontman Matt Healy went off the deep end during his band’s successful debut, developing a drug habit and a taste for the limelight while making lots of famous friends along the way. The Clincher: Healy pulls all of those things together on this astonishing second album. It balances sophisticated indierock and experimentation. What They Say: “When I’m playing music, I’m not thinking about other people. I’m turned on.” Matt Healy Key Track: Somebody Else.