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New Music: Passion Pit – “Somewhere Up There” and “Inner Dialogue” [UPDATE]

So far this week, Passion Pit have released two new songs, "Somewhere Up There" and "Inner Dialogue." The singles promote not a new album, but a new company:…
Anna Gaca / February 14, 2017

New Music: Passion Pit’s Michael Angelakos – “Christmas In Your Arms”

Passion Pit frontman Michael Angelakos is planning to release a "Christmas visual album" titled Merry Christmas, Mr. Fields. It will be the artist's first release since Passion…
Josh Rosenberg / December 14, 2016

New Music: Passion Pit’s Michael Angelakos – “Stained Glass Windows”

Surprise—after a quiet 2016, Passion Pit frontman Michael Angelakos is making a Christmas album, and it's out this Friday. Angelakos announced the project today with an…
Anna Gaca / December 12, 2016

Passion Pit’s Michael Angelakos Comes Out as Gay

Passion Pit's frontman Michael Angelakos just appeared on the author Bret Easton Ellis' podcast where he discussed a host of topics including mental illness, the tug of…
Brennan Carley / November 9, 2015

Review: Passion Pit Celebrate Hard-Won Happiness on the Joyful ‘Kindred’

On a casual listen, pretty much everything Passion Pit puts out sounds joyfully, euphorically saccharine — especially when the glittery vocals are in such a high…
James Grebey / April 21, 2015

Passion Pit’s New Album, ‘Kindred,’ Is Now Streaming on iTunes

Passion Pit are streaming their third album, Kindred, on iTunes, a week before the record gets its proper release. So far we've heard three tracks from…
James Grebey / April 14, 2015

Hear Passion Pit’s Jubilant ‘Until We Can’t (Let’s Go)’

Passion Pit are a few weeks shy of releasing their new album, Kindred, and now, following previous singles "Lifted Up (1985)" and "Where the Sky…
Rachel Brodsky / April 6, 2015

Passion Pit Get Pushed Around in a Club in ‘Lifted Up (1985)’ Video

Passion Pit's new video for "Lifted Up (1985)," the lead single off of their forthcoming Kindred album, shows frontman Michael Angelakos in a sea of people at a crowded…
James Grebey / March 26, 2015

SPIN Singles Mix: Blur ‘Go Out,’ Sufjan Stevens Finds ‘No Shade,’ and More

Welcome to SPIN's Singles Mix! The SPIN staff has rounded up their favorite, must-hear tracks for your personal playlists. From resurrected Britpop legends to eyebrow-raising indie-folkies to Canadian…
SPIN Staff / February 20, 2015

Madeon and Passion Pit Team Up for Dystopian ‘Pay No Mind’ Video

Last month, French electronic producer Madeon teased his upcoming debut album, Adventure, with "Pay No Mind," which features Passion Pit. Now he's released the track's music…
Brennan Carley / February 20, 2015

Passion Pit Get ‘Caught Up in Your Heartstrings’ on New Track ‘Where the Sky Hangs’

As Passion Pit readys Kindred — the follow-up to 2012's Gossamer — they've released two tracks one day apart: "Lifted Up (1985)" and now, "Where the…
Rachel Brodsky / February 17, 2015

Passion Pit’s Third Album, ‘Kindred,’ Comes Out in April

Passion Pit frontman Michael Angelakos has been dropping unreleased demos on SoundCloud for a couple of months now, but today, the band officially revealed information about their…
James Grebey / January 29, 2015

Passion Pit’s Michael Angelakos Addresses Bipolar Disorder in New PSA

Passion Pit frontman Michael Angelakos stars in a new PSA to help raise awareness for those struggling with bipolar disorder. Titled #StrongerThanStigma and organized by Bring Change…
Rachel Brodsky / January 20, 2015

Hear Passion Pit’s Michael Angelakos Flip an Old Barry Manilow Sample

We didn't get much from him this year, on his own or otherwise, but Passion Pit frontman Michael Angelakos is hopefully gearing up for a…
Andrew Unterberger / December 30, 2014

Payola Blues: A Conversation With Cults

Shrouded in an intentional aura of mystery, Cults appeared in March 2010 with their first single, "Go Outside," a reverb-heavy pop singalong. The song was…
Ari Lipsitz / October 17, 2013
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