“Protecting health is the first step in maintaining a culture’s artistic output.”
Michael Angelakos’ latest Passion project.
The singer spoke candidly about his struggles and sexuality during a podcast with American author, Bret Easton Ellis.
American indie pop outfit Passion Pit have overnight cancelled their upcoming Australian tour, due to kick off later this month, due to frontman Michael Angelakos’ lingering health issues. Passion Pit were due to play Melbourne’s Forum Theatre on Friday, 21st August before moving on to Sydney’s Enmore Theatre and finally the Tivoli in Brisbane. They
Bali’s Sunny Side Up festival has made its first lineup announcement, confirming that the likes of Aussie duo Flight Facilities (pictured), US indietronica outfit Passion Pit and English singer-songwriter Jessie Ware will be heading to Seminyak’s Potato Head Beach Club this August. Other acts in the first Sunny Side Up lineup announcement include Cyril Hahn,
It looks like American indie pop act Passion Pit will be returning to our shores in August this year for a run of dates alongside our very own indie rockers The Griswolds. The Aussie visit will kick off on Friday, 21st August at Melbourne’s Forum Theatre and will then move on to Sydney’s Enmore Theatre
Passion Pit have laid out some home truths for their fans – and music lovers in general – who fly off the handle at the first sign of a band cancelling a show. Fed up with the vitriol, the band left a post on their website that could very well lead to a reduction in
If you’re still in post-Splendour In The Grass mode, basking in the afterglow of seeing some of your favourite acts live, you no doubt get a little warmth in your cheeks when we mention Passion Pit‘s killer Sunday set at the festival. Well, we’re still receiving the love from our favourite Massachusites. The band are
Your favourite indie pop quintet Passion Pit are heading back to our shores for Splendour In The Grass this weekend and if you’re gonna be stuck at home on the couch, we’ve got just the thing to cheer you up – a double pass for both Passion Pit sideshows in Melbourne and Sydney. Michael Angelakos
It’s been a heavily documented 10 months for American indie pop act Passion Pit since the release of their second album Gossamer. In truth, the heightened media exposure began shortly before Gossamer came out, when frontman, songwriter and co-producer Michael Angelakos cancelled a handful of Passion Pit tour dates due to undisclosed health problems. Only
Passion Pit have just announced a bunch of headlining dates while they’re back in Australia for Splendour 2013. As well as this year’s iteration of the Byron Bay-based winter festival, the American synth pop outfit will also play their own shows in Melbourne, Sydney and Perth, as well as a stop off of at Splendour’s
The last few days have seen a slew of Splendour 2013 sideshows announced and, to be honest, it’s been difficult just keeping track of them all, so here’s the entire bunch of SITG sideshow dates and venues in one easy to consume chunk! Everything Everything, Cold War Kids, James Blake, Haim, FIDLAR, Daughter, Jake Bugg,
Adelaide’s own mini-version of Splendour In The Grass, Spin Off festival, has just dropped its 2013 lineup, with Of Monsters And Men, Passion Pit, FIDLAR and more making their way to the City of Churches. It was already confirmed last week that Icelandic indie folksters Of Monsters And Men would be headlining the proceedings, with
Passion Pit’s new LP Gossamer is almost upon us. The band’s second studio album is all set for release next week on Tuesday, July 24. As per the norm, Passion Pit were just about to embark on a prolonged national and international tour to celebrate and promote the new record, but now the band has
Well, it’s that time again, with only hours left until the lovely organisers at Parklife announce yet another lineup that will brighten our lives.
American electro goodness outfit Passion Pit are getting ready to release their second album Gossamer, which is due for release at the end of July. In the lead-up to its release, we’ve now got a new track titled I’ll Be Alright, the follow-up on the first single Take a Walk, which we heard last month.
In the lead-up to Passion Pit’s new record Gossamer the eletro five-piece have unveiled the record’s cover art and tracklisting.
Passion Pit have released the first taste of their upcoming second studio record Gossamer in the form of the band’s new single Take A Walk.
Those sporting chaps at Consequence of Sound have reported that American electro goodness outfit Passion Pit have announced that their second LP Gossamer will be out on July 24, 2012.
Like every great story in music and in life, it starts with a girl. Michael Angelakos was strapped for cash so he made his girlfriend a CD for Valentines Day; just a few tracks to show how he felt.