Listen to The Weeknd’s new album My Dear Melancholy

Listen to The Weeknd’s new album My Dear Melancholy

Canadian R&B star The Weeknd has released a new album: My Dear Melancholy. And you can listen to it right here. The new album comes just 18 months after the Grammy-winning effort Starboy, which featured collaborations with Daft Punk and Lana Del Rey. The Weeknd – real name Abęl Tesfaye – recently teamed up with Kendrick Lamar on the Black Panther soundtrack single Pray for Me. The six-track My Dear Meloncholy is executive produced by…

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The Weeknd announces UK tour – including Glasgow gig

The Weeknd announces UK tour – including Glasgow gig

Canadian R&B star The Weeknd has announced details of a UK headline tour for 2017, which includes a visit to Glasgow’s SSE Hydro on March 10. The singer, who cleaned up at the annual Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas earlier this year, winning eight awards, including the prize for top R&B album for Beauty Behind The Madness, will hit the UK in March for a series of arena shows where he will play tracks from soon-to-be-released new…

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Interview: Mark Lettieri, Snarky Puppy

Interview: Mark Lettieri, Snarky Puppy

The funk. You just can’t get away from it these days. If people aren’t uploading their own dance routines to Mark Ronson’s Uptown Funk on YouTube, they’re hoping to Get Lucky on the dancefloor thanks to Daft Punk’s groove-laden, hit, inspired by the inclusion of Pharrell Williams and disco legend Chic’s Nile Rodgers. A little bit under the radar, however, bands like Grammy-winning jazz-funk juggernaut Snarky Puppy are just as important. The American collective might not…

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