Posts Tagged ‘passion pit’

Passion Pit – “Lifted Up (1985)”

With Passion Pit’s new album Kindred coming out on April 21 via Columbia Records, they share a new song, “Lifted Up (1985).” The album will be available for pre-order tomorrow, and when you place your order, you... Read more »

Indie Songs That Have Been Ruined By Commercials

While there are several songs that call to mind famous scenes from film and television, there are others we just can't disassociate with commercials. You know the ones. It's a rainy Friday night and you're stuck... Read more »

Taco Bell Made a 50-Minute Film About Passion Pit

I’m not entirely sure what Taco Bell’s objective is, but it’s cool to see one of my favorite fast food chains do more than just serve up tacos. Last year, Passion Pit‘s “Take A Walk” was... Read more »

St. Lucia – “Elevate (Passion Pit Remix)”

This is one of those dream remixes, where a band you love remixes a song you already love from another artist you love. As “Elevate” is an addicting, attention-holding song on its own, the Passion Pit... Read more »

Passion Pit – “Carried Away (Blood Diamonds Remix)”

For his latest remix, Blood Diamonds has taken on a standout from Passion Pit‘s Gossamer, “Carried Away.” A tropical twist does this one well, so put some rum in a coconut, fill your bathroom with sand, and... Read more »

15 of the Best Falsettos in Music Right Now

In Italy during the mid 16th Century, an entirely new kind of vocalist began to emerge due to the popularity of falsetto–the castrato. Castrati were men with the voices of angels. Their light, airy, falsetto tones... Read more »

Portugal. The Man – “Purple Yellow Red & Blue (Passion Pit Remix)”

Portugal. The Man‘s “Purple Yellow Red & Blue” is a high-flying anthem—the kind that makes you want to take your shirt off, dance on a table, and throw something at someone’s face. For this remix, Passion... Read more »

30 “Indie” Musicians Who Aren’t Actually Indie

Before there was indie music, there was underground music, which was essentially the same thing as what we now call indie, except, as the name implies, no one knew about it. In the '70s and '80s,... Read more »

Watch Passion Pit’s Michael Angelakos Speak on Mental Illness

Passion Pit‘s Michael Angelakos has been open about his experience with mental health issues. When he missed tour dates because he was receiving treatment for bipolar disorder, he decided to explain what was really going on. Instead... Read more »

Passion Pit Announces Upcoming Tour

To make the most of their travels around the US for a handful of music festivals, Passion Pit has announced a lengthy string of tour dates. Starting this Friday, Michael Angelakos and the gang will begin... Read more »