With a self-sabotaging un-Google-able name and a an open-doors fluctuating policy with members, The Internet don’t always make it easy for themselves.
Frontwoman Syd (fka Syd Tha Kyd) also had a rocky enough start as a DJ and producer in LA hip-hop collective Odd Future, having to dodge the accusations of misogyny and homophobia, while being the only female member, and being gay. She formed the internet before Odd Future’s extended hiatus, and has explored a more future jazzy R&B and electonica vibe.
Their 2015 album Ego Death was nominated for an urban Grammy, while all members got solo albums out of the way in Wu-Tang fashion, before returning in 2018 for their most cohesive album, Hive Mind.
- The Internet play The Olympia in Dublin tomorrow (Tuesday)