To celebrate the launch of Microsofts new phone, the KIN, Passion Pit, The Black Keys, and the Ting Tings all played secret shows in NYC this past weekend. Each show took place in a secret location in Manhattan and were announced just a couple of hours prior to set time via Twitter. Soon, crowds of eager music fans began lining up at the venues.
Kicking off on Friday, Passion Pit took over the Classic Car Club in Manhattan and played an hour-long set to a packed crowd, with a two song encore featuring Dreams and Little Secrets.The Black Keys and Ting Tings performed on Saturday night at the Classic Car Club and at 197 E. Broadway.
Check out photos from these concerts here!
KIN will be continuing the secret shows this week in Chicago with a set featuring the Dead Weather. For clues go to kin.com!
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