Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Disclosure’s “Caracal” is a dark, woozy masterpiece.

By Troy Kowalchuk

October 7, 2015

  The electronic duo Disclosure’s newest record, Caracal, can best be described in five words. “Smoke and sunset off Mulholland,” guest vocalist Lorde mutters on “Magnets,” one of the album’s highlights. The song is referring to Mulholland Drive, one of Los Angele...

R&B singer rocked Boston last ‘Weeknd’

By Ana Lopez

October 30, 2013

Fans packed into the smoke-filled Orpheum Theatre on Oct. 11 to listen to The Weeknd (aka Abel Tesfaye) perform songs from his latest album, “Kiss Land.” The band positioned itself behind Tesfaye while he remained isolated on center stag...

Looking forward to The Weeknd

By Ana Lopez

October 7, 2013

The Weeknd, the stage name for Abel Tesfaye, takes on Boston as one stop on his “The Fall” tour, aptly named after one of his popular songs. Tesfaye will be taking the stage at the Orpheum Theater on both Oct. 10 and 11. In e...

The Weeknd’s force of three

By Aidan Cusack

November 20, 2012

The first words to bust out of the debut album of R&B artist Abel Tesfaye, known as The Weeknd, are “you don’t know what’s in store/But you know what you’re here for.” As a pair, no two lines could be more fitting as an introduction to The Weeknd’s album “Trilogy.” This is...