Boston indie-pop buzz band Passion Pit celebrated the release of their debut album, Manners, Monday night with a three-hour boat tour of New York City's East River, which featured a 45-minute set from the five-piece. Here, frontman Michael Angelakos (right) gets down to business.
Over the course of her nearly decade-long career as Grouper, Liz Harris has become a master of all things overcast. Her ambient compositions and waterlogged ballads are like fogged-up windows — bleary enough to indicate the bleakness inside, but only its vaguest outlines. There’s suggestion of something heartbreaking, but its true shape remains occluded, unobtainable,… More »