Update: Major Lazer plot The Weeknd collaboration, new album

Major Lazer plot The Weeknd collaboration, new album

Diplo says he’s planning on putting out a single with Abel Tesfaye before summer 2016.

Major Lazer’s Diplo has giving an update on the group’s plans going into 2016.

Speaking to AMP Radio, the producer spoke about their fourth album ‘Music is the Weapon’, and their intention to put out another LP by the end of summer next year.

“We’ve got a little more gas in Major Lazer, we’ve got another single coming out. We’re reissuing that album, so there’s five new tracks,” he said. “Then we have a new album we’re going to put out next year around August or September and a single around Coachella with The Weeknd, so that’s going to be dope.”

Major Lazer play the following world tour dates:

NOVEMBER
28 Sydney, Sydney Showground, Stereosonic 2015
29 Claremont, Claremont Showgrounds, Stereosonic 2015

DECEMBER
05 Adelaide, Bonython Park, Stereosonic 2015
06 Brisbane, Brisbane Showgrounds, Stereosonic 2015

JANUARY
29 Mexico City, Pensi Center WTC

Health and Happiness: LIFE

Health and Happiness: LIFE

For years, Hull’s LIFE have sat on the peripheries, but recently their socially-charged punk has started to resonate further out. We meet the band in their hometown in the year that it all went right.