The 1975 are an indie rock band which formed in 2002 in Manchester. The group played under several names, including Talkhouse, Drive Like I Do, Bigsleep, Forever Enjoying Sex and The Slowdown before settling on The 1975 in 2012. The band consists of Matthew Healy (vocals, guitar), Adam Hann (guitar), Ross MacDonald (bass), and George Daniel (drums). The group released their debut album, The 1975 on 2 September 2013 and their second album, I like it when you sleep, for you are so beautiful yet so unaware of it was released on 26 February 2016. The band has also released five EPs: Facedown EP (2012), Sex EP (2012), Music for Cars EP (2013), IV (2013), and a US version of "IV" with a significantly altered track listing (2013). In 2018, they released the 15 track "A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships," described by Pitchfork as their "outrageous and eclectic third album [that] attests to the worth of putting in an honest effort in the face of near-constant gloom."