The 1975 were joined by Lewis Capaldi during their set at the Utilita Arena in Newcastle tonight (January 25).

  • READ MORE: 1975: “I’d rather be a pretend supervillain than some pretend hero”

Like their other ‘At Their Very Best’ shows, where the band have been joined by Taylor Swift and Charli XCX, there was a knock on the door of the house on stage and a video jokingly played with Capaldi as Harry Styles.

The singer-songwriter then performed Matty Healy and co’s 2013 track ‘Antichrist’ before going on to cover Swift’s 2008 single ‘Love Story’. You can watch the footage below.

Earlier, Healy’s father and actor Tim Healy performed 2022’s 1975 single ‘All I Need To Hear’ on stage.

That Benidorm and Auf Wiedersehen, Pet the actor previously worked with his son on the band’s 2020 album ‘Notes On A Conditional Form’, notably on the track ‘Don’t Worry’ – which features backing vocals from the actor.

Earlier in the tour, Taylor Swift made a surprise appearance at The O2 to give a live debut to ‘Anti-Hero’ and cover the band’s ‘The City’, while Charli XCX performed ‘Vroom Vroom’ at their show at Manchester’s AO Arena.

On the North American leg of the tour, The 1975 were joined by Phoebe Bridgers in Los Angeles as she covered ‘Milk’, while in San Francisco Jack Antonoff took to the stage to perform a medley of Bleachers songs.

The band continue their UK tour tomorrow (January 26) at the Liverpool M&S Bank Arena before finishing their tour with shows in Dublin, 3Arena (January 29), Belfast, The SSE Arena (January 30) and Manchester, Gorilla on February 1 Grab any remaining tickets here.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *