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Score the Michael Pitt-led band's growling lead single, "Lessons Learned."

SPIN iconSPIN Staff // January 22, 2007

Michael Pitt has been a rock star on the silver screen — he played a Kurt Cobain-like character in Last Days and a song-stealer in Hedwig and the Angry Inch — but now he’s finally showcasing his musical chops for real: His band, Pagoda, will drop its eponymous debut Feb. 27. The full-length, which will come via Thurston Moore’s Ecstatic Peace label, is led by the single “Lessons Learned,” a grungy-around-the-edges rumbler on which Pitt growls momentarily about self-medicating with aneurysm-inducing aplomb.

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