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The Weeknd signs with Republic Records, releases Trilogy in November

on September 11, 2012, 5:14pm

the weeknd lollapalooza 2012 larson The Weeknd signs with Republic Records, releases Trilogy in November

The Weeknd and his imprint XO have signed a “strategic partnership” with Universal Music subsidiary Republic Records, which will commercially release his mixtape trilogy on November 13th.

Trilogy contains House of Balloons, Thursday, and Echoes of Silence, all mixed and mastered for the first time. Both the physical and digital editions will also feature new, unreleased material.

According to the press release:

The joint venture between Republic Records and the Canada-based XO sees The Weeknd’s vision preserved and magnified on a much larger scale. The XO initiative has grown from a small collective– with roots based in the metropolitan streets of Toronto– to a marquee business partner, and it will only evolve further within this structure.

In support of the re-release, The Weeknd will hit the road next week, and you can find the full schedule below.

The Weeknd 2012 Tour Dates:
09/18 – Camden, NJ @ Susquehanna Bank Center *
09/19 – Columbia, MD @ Merriweather Post Pavilion *
09/21 – Chicago, IL @ Congress Theater
09/24 – Winnipeg, MB @ Burton Cummings Theatre
09/26 – Edmonton, AB @ Edmonton Event Centre
09/27 – Calgary, AB @ Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium
09/29 – Vancouver, BC @ Pacific Coliseum
10/04 – San Diego, CA @ Cricket Wireless Ampitheatre *
10/05 – Mountain View, CA @ Shoreline Ampitheatre *
10/07 – Los Angeles, CA @ Hollywood Bowl *
10/10 – Phoenix, AZ @ Celebrity Theatre
10/13 – Austin, TX @ Austin Music Hall
10/14 – Austin, TX @ Austin City Limits
10/16 – Orlando, FL @ House of Blues
10/17 – Miami, FL @ The Fillmore
10/19 – Atlanta, GA @ Atlanta Civic Center
10/20 – Charlotte, NC @ The Fillmore
10/22 – Boston, MA @ House of Blues
10/25 – New York, NY @ Terminal 5
10/26 – New York, NY @ Terminal 5
10/27 – Bronx, NY @ Paradise Theater
10/29 – Montreal, QC @ Metropolis

* = w/ Florence and the Machine

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