Weekend is an American lo-fi or shoegaze trio from San Francisco, California. The band formed in 2009 and released two EPs, with the full-length debut album Sports coming on Slumberland Records in 2010. The album received an 8.2 rating from Pitchfork Media. It also received 4/5 stars on Tinymixtapes and was also reviewed by National Public Radio, the Portland Mercury, Boston Phoenix, NME, Drowned in Sound, Brooklyn Vegan, The Onion's AV Club, and PopMatters.
Sports was also mentioned in Sports Illustrated alongside Huey Lewis' album with the same name.
Their song "End Times" was used in a commercial to promote Season 6 of Dexter.
The band announced they will be releasing their second album, 'Jinx', on July 23, 2013, on Slumberland Records.