You could perform with the Weeknd

If you happen to be a guitarist or bassist living in or near Toronto, there's a very exciting opening you might be interested in.


Words by: Charlie Jones

Abel Tesfaye, otherwise known as The Weeknd , has posted an event on Facebook revealing that he is currently searching for guitarists and bass guitarists to accompany him live.

Here’s all the information you need:

The Weeknd is looking for a professional guitarist and bass player in or around the Toronto area to travel and perform live in concert. Those interested please send all information to:

Include: name, age, instrument, and a photograph if possible. Any additional youtube video footage, credentials, etc. of performer is welcome.

Serious inquiries only please.

If you happen to be Canadian and own a guitar, now would be the time to start learning how to play it, because the deadline for applications is Sunday 8th January.

The Weeknd released ‘Echoes of Silence’ on 21st December 2011.

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