The Weeknd is one of those few artists who achieve commercial success without sacrificing their artistry. With After Hours, he manages to engage the listener on a dark musical journey through deep feelings, disappointments, and plausible guilt-filled apologies and regrets.

…a fictional world where melancholy and heartbreak have their own soundtrack.

Accompanied by a fairly recognizable sound from 80s-inspired synthesizers, Abel — the artist’s birth name — introduces us to an aesthetic that uses elements from the past to transport us to a fictional world where melancholy and heartbreak have their own soundtrack.


Tyler Mitchell. Untitled (Group Hula Hoop), 2019.

In the digital age, the images we see shape our reality: they inform us of what is happening around the world and transport us to places never seen before. To achieve this, it requires sensitive individuals who are willing to offer a different perspective inspired by their personal history.

Tyler Mitchell made history twice by becoming the first African-American and the youngest one to photograph the cover of Vogue at age 23, starring none other than Beyoncé. …

Gianfranco T. Suito

passionate about photography, design, music, and filmmaking; interested in minimalism, technology, personal development, fashion, and sustainability.

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