THE WEEKND Announces THE FALL Headline Tour

THE WEEKND Announces THE FALL Headline Tour

THE WEEKND is set to launch his fall headline tour starting with two shows at the Orpheum Theatre in Vancouver, British Columbia September 6-7. The jaunt will see the platinum-selling Canadian artist, producer, and visionary hit major cities in the U.S. before wrapping up with three hometown shows in Toronto, Ontario at Massey HallOctober 17, 19-20.

On stage, Alt-R&B's futuristic provocateur seamlessly merges his chaotically sexy music with haunting and hypnotic visuals, making for an immersive live experience that spares none of the senses. His impressive falsetto carries with the same tortured bliss on stage, creating a must-see evening for fans and newcomers alike.

Support on the tour will come from Australian electronic dance music seductressAnna Lunoeand LA-based singer songwriter Banks, creating a diverse and dynamic evening hand-picked by the headliner.

"THE FALL"tour will come on the heels of the soon to be announced release of his sophomore album,Kiss Land [XO/REPUBLIC RECORDS], which is due out at the end of the summer. Easily one of the most anxiously awaited albums of 2013, THE WEEKND has already given fans a preview of record with the release of a self-titled teaser track. The song, "Kiss Land", is another sonic seduction under a blanket of synth gyrations and piercing falsetto, and its availablenow on iTunes.

With 30 songs on his platinum-certified landmark debutTrilogy, he captivated both listeners and critics. Upon release, the collection landed at #4 on theBillboardTop 200. Digitally, it reached #2 on the iTunes Overall Albums Chart, while holding strong on the R&B chart.

Major gatekeepers continue to extolTHE WEEKND.The New York Timescalled him "other worldly",The Sourcenamed him "Songbird of his generation, whileThe Guardiandubbed him a "blatantly provocative and daring new artist".Spinput it best in two simple words, "Totally amazing".

THE WEEKNDwould now like to formally invite you intoKiss Land.

Tour Dates:

9/6 Vancouver, BC

Orpheum Theatre

9/7 Vancouver, BC

Orpheum Theatre

9/10 Seattle, WA

Paramount Theater

9/13 Berkeley, CA

The Greek Theatre Berkeley

9/14 Santa Barbara, CA

Santa Barbara Bowl

9/16 Los Angeles, CA

The Greek Theatre

9/17 Los Angeles, CA

The Greek Theatre

9/20 Broomfield, CO

1 st Bank Center

9/22 Grand Prairie, TX

Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie

9/23 Cedar Park, TX

Cedar Park Center

9/24 Houston, TX

Bayou Music Center

9/26 Tampa, FL

David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts

9/27 Orlando, FL

Hard Rock Live

9/28 Miami, FL

James L. Knight Center

9/30 Atlanta, GA

Fox Theatre

10/1 Charlotte, NC

Ovens Auditorium

10/2 Durham, NC

Durham Performing Arts Center

10/4 Camden, NJ

Susquehanna Bank Center

10/5 Washington, D.C.

DAR Constitution Hall

10/7 New York, NY

Radio City Music Hall

10/8 New York, NY

Radio City Music Hall

10/11 Boston, MA

Orpheum Theatre

10/13 Chicago, IL

Chicago Theatre

10/14 Chicago, IL

Chicago Theatre

10/15 Detroit, MI

Fox Theatre

10/17 Toronto, ON

Massey Hall

10/19 Toronto, ON

Massey Hall

10/20 Toronto, ON

Massey Hall


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