The Weeknd - 'Trilogy' [Full Album Stream]
To celebrate the release of his Trilogy compilation - which features his House of Balloons, Thursday, and Echoes of Silence mixtapes - Abel Tesfaye (aka The Weeknd) is streaming the fully mixed and mastered release in its entirety. [via CoS]
What do you think will happen next for The Weeknd? Another mixtape? A major label 'debut'? Or do you think he'll disappear?
Can we all agree that Kiss Land is a pretty terrible name? It sounds like a semi-erotic film for the over 50s, which isn't exactly the sort of image that The Weeknd's Abel Tesfaye is looking to promote (he prefers Japanese-based future porn), but to be honest House of Balloons was a pretty terrible name too, and that was an excellent album. [read more]
"We wanted to create a record that had a level of purity to it. To strip away the layers and loops and see what lay beneath." [read more]
Hamilton Leithauser's debut solo album, Black Hours, is streaming in full. Listen to it here on The 405. [read more]
Pitchfork have unveiled the line-up for their stage at Primavera Sound Festival. [read more]