the weeknd

Feeling out the new Weeknd track

June 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

Don’t let the slow, gritty opener of The Weeknd’s surprise single fool you: ‘Can’t Feel My Face’ is a marked departure from his traditional [...]

The Weeknd :: ‘Often’

July 2, 2014 // 0 Comments

Toronto’s own The Weeknd quietly released a new track last week, though the song hardly passed without notice. The track opens with the same industrial noise [...]

The Weeknd :: Kiss Land

October 31, 2013 // 0 Comments

Truth be told, I was nervous the first time I saw the Weeknd live. He’s not exactly known for his upbeat music, after all. But, I can say without reservation that the [...]

The Weeknd

November 3, 2012 // 0 Comments

My decision to go see The Weeknd at Toronto’s Sound Academy last night was something of a last minute one. I had only found out about the show days before, and had only [...]

Polaris Music Prize 2011

September 7, 2011 // 0 Comments

Next week, the good folks at the Polaris Music Prize will announce the winner of, well, the Polaris Music Prize. The award will be presented at a huge, invite-only, gala [...]