The third 'Notes' single is coming...
The 1975 have confirmed the release time for their new single ‘Frail State Of Mind’, which is due to arrive tomorrow (October 24).
- Read more: The 1975’s new album ‘Notes On A Conditional Form’: Release date, tour dates and everything we know so far
Teasing the upcoming release over the weekend, the Manchester band’s frontman Matty Healy posted an image on Instagram with the caption: “// 5 D A Y S // L O V E”.
In an update on Monday (October 21), he revealed that the third ‘Notes On A Conditional Form‘ offering would be the song ‘Frail State Of Mind’. It follows on from the previous tracks ‘People‘ and ‘The 1975‘.
Earlier today (October 23), Healy confirmed that the new single will be premiered on Zane Lowe’s Beats 1 radio show at 5pm tomorrow evening. It’s likely to arrive on streaming platforms shortly afterwards.
See that post below.
A pre-order page for the band’s fourth LP states that the song’s duration is 3 minutes and 54 seconds. It appears as the record’s fourth track.
In a previous interview with Dazed, Healy revealed that the single is an exploration of social anxiety set against a UK garage backdrop. He said it’s a “UK garage, sad, Burial kind of thing about social anxiety”.
Last month, The 1975 announced a UK and Ireland arena tour for 2020 in support of the forthcoming ‘Notes…’. The stint will begin in February, with a later London show coinciding with the record’s release day (February 21).
Meanwhile, The 1975‘s Matty Healy has praised the spirit of climate activist Greta Thunberg, hailing her “the most punk person he’s ever met”. The 16-year-old has become a global figurehead of ongoing protests to fight climate change, making headlines with her rousing speech to the UN last month.