The Weeknd Announces First US Tour

Photographer Zach Slootsky

Following his US debut at Coachella this Sunday, Toronto's increasingly less spotlight-shy R&B hope, Abel Tesfaye, will take The Weeknd on a month-long tour across the States, backed by what sounds like a full band. (via Pitchfork)


Tour Dates:
04-15 Indio, CA - Coachella
04-22 Indio, CA - Coachella
04-25 Brooklyn, NY - Music Hall of Williamsburg
04-26 Washington, DC - 9:30 Club
04-27 Boston, MA - Royale
04-28 New York, NY - Bowery Ballroom
04-29 Philadelphia, PA - TLA
05-03 Chicago, IL - Lincoln Hall
05-06 Los Angeles, CA - Fonda Theatre
05-08 San Francisco, CA - The Fillmore
05-11 Seattle, WA - Showbox at the Market
05-12 Vancouver, British Columbia - Commodore Ballrom
06-02 Barcelona, Spain - Primavera Sound Festival
06-09 Porto, Portugal - Optimus Primavera Sound
08-03 Chicago, IL - Lollapalooza

Update 6/6/2012: The Weeeknd has added some late summer and fall dates to his tour, including stops in the South, Midwest, California and Toronto's OVO Fest. See a full schedule of remaining stops below and head here for ticket information.

06-05 Paris, France - La Bataclan
06-06 Brussels, Belgium - Recyclart
06-07-10 Porto, Portugal - Primavera Sound Festival Porto
06-12 New Orleans, LA - House of Blues
06-15 Dallas, TX - House of Blues
06-20 Detroit, MI - Saint Andrews Hall
06-22 Norfolk, VA - The Norva
06-23 Asheville, NC - The Orange Peel
07-06-07 Amsterdam, Netherlands - PITCH Fest
07-06-08 London, England - Wireless Festival
07-15 Ottawa, Ontario - RBC Bluesfest
08-03-05 Montreal, Quebec - Osheaga Festival
08-03-05 Chicago, IL - Lollapalooza
08-05 Toronto, Ontario - OVO Festival
09-18 Camden, NJ - Susquehanna Bank Center #%
09-19 Columbia, MD - Merriweather Post Pavilion #%
10-04 San Diego, CA - Cricket Wireless Amphitheatre #%
10-05 Mountain View, CA - Shoreline Amphitheatre %
10-07 Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood Bowl #%

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# with the Maccabees

The Weeknd Announces First US Tour