The 1975’s Matty Healy meets his hero Tom Delonge throughout Lollapalooza set

Matty Healy has met his “hero”, Blink-182‘s Tom Delonge throughout The 1975‘s headlining Lollapalooza 2023 set. See footage of the second under.

Whereas singing their eighth music of the evening, 2013’s ‘Robbers’ from their self-titled debut, Healy observed somebody strolling within the entrance pit. He rapidly ran off stage whereas singing to hug Delonge, who was watching the set from the photograph pit.

“I like you a lot, I like you so a lot,” Healy informed Delonge earlier than making his method again on stage to finish performing the remainder of the observe. As soon as the music was completed, Healy informed the gang how he simply acquired to satisfy one in every of his rock heroes including, “And the one that impressed me to speak about my dick as a lot as I do and I thank him for that endlessly.”

Elsewhere within the set, Healy poked enjoyable on the band’s present controversy surrounding their Malaysian controversy. Earlier than singing ‘It’s Not Residing If It’s Not With You’ the frontman stated: “You need my journey tip? Don’t go to…” earlier than getting reduce off by the beginning of the observe.

Final month, whereas acting at Good Vibes Competition in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Healy criticised the Malaysian authorities and its anti-LGBTQ legal guidelines onstage after which kissed bassist Ross MacDonald throughout their headlining set which was afterwards reduce quick. The following day, the rest of the three-day pageant was ordered cancelled by the authorities and the band banned from performing within the nation.

In different The 1975 information, Healy shared the total audio of himself opening for The 1975. billed as ‘Matty’ – carried out a 10-song acoustic set at St Anne’s Park, which included the reside debuts of ‘Then As a result of She Goes’ and ‘Taking part in On My Thoughts’ from The 1975’s fourth album, ‘Notes On A Conditional Type’.

Earlier this week, the group introduced a tenth anniversary reissue of their self-titled debut album, and will probably be performing the report in full at Studying & Leeds 2023.

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