Okay, fans/followers of the 1975 and CHVRCHES, try to maintain reasonable body function with this news: CHVRCHES has covered “Somebody Else.” The choice cover was done in a recent Live Lounge session with the BBC. The full video of the performance isn’t up, but a short clip on Twitter has already been retweeted over 800 times today. When the full performance surfaces, we’ll update this article.
— BBC Radio 1 (@BBCR1) March 15, 2018
If you want something awesome from the 1975 right now, check out our exclusive Lounge session with them:
The Scottish group is preparing to the release their new album, “Love Is Dead,”’ on May 25th. It follows two singles released in recent months, the synth-driven “Get Out,” and the duet with the National’s Matt Berninger on “My Enemy.”
The dance-alt band did a 2015 session with BBC Radio 1 in 2015, in which they offered a soulful take on Justin Timberlake’s bitter breakup ballad “Cry Me A River.”