WIN: The 1975 Sheffield O2 Academy tickets

The 1975 to play a sold out gig at Sheffield O2 Academy on Tuesday, February 11.
The 1975 to play a sold out gig at Sheffield O2 Academy on Tuesday, February 11.

Chart-topping indie rock sensations The 1975 have sold out their Sheffield date on a forthcoming UK tour but we have tickets to be won.

They play the city’s O2 Academy on Tuesday, February 11.

Manchester-based The 1975, from Wilmslow in Cheshire, consists of Matthew Healy (vocals, guitar), Adam Hann (guitar), George Daniel (drums), and Ross MacDonald (bass).

They released four EPs, Facedown, Sex, Music for Cars and IV.

Their self-titled debut album, which was released in September through Dirty Hit/Polydor, debuted at number one in the UK chart, ahead of Nine Inch Nails’ comeback album.

The art-pop quartet will play eight dates, beginning in Glasgow on February 7.

For more details about the band visit their official site at, follow them on Facebook at and on YouTube at

Enter our prize draw for a pair of tickets - post your details to The 1975 Competition, StarComp1975, Graham Walker, The Star, Sheffield, South Yorkshire S11PU.

Or on Twitter follow Digital Editor Graham Walker @GW1962 then tweet him with #StarComp1975.

Deadline is Thursday, November 21, 2013, 10am – usual SNL rules, see below.

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