Michael Angelakos

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    September 30, 2013

    Passion Pit at TCF Bank Stadium, 9/27/13

    Passion PIt With Hoodie Allen TCF Bank Stadium, Minneapolis September 27, 2013 It's hard to think of a band better suited for a college show than Passion Pit. On the surface level, their energetic dance pop is the perfect soundtrack for a party with 10,000 people, which is basically what Friday's h ... More >>

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    August 12, 2013

    Summer Set Music Festival, day two, 8/10/13

    Summer Set Music Festival, Day Two With Girl Talk, Passion Pit, Blackalicious, SBTRKT, Zedd, MaLLy, and Doomtree Somerset, Wisconsin August 10, 2013 Replace the palm trees of Coachella with corn fields, or swap out Lollapalooza's dramatic Chicago skyline backdrop for rolling Wisconsin farmlands, an ... More >>

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    October 30, 2012

    Passion Pit at First Avenue, 10/29/12

    Passion Pit First Avenue, Minneapolis Monday, October 29, 2012Passion Pit's show last night at First Avenue was a thing of beauty. The sold-out crowd was filled with nothing short of boundless joy as lead singer Michael Angelakos' infectious, synth-driven pop songs taunted them into an all-out dance ... More >>

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    October 29, 2012

    Passion Pit's Ian Hultquist on the challenges of emotion-laden pop and remixes

    Even as Passion Pit's glittery Gossamer is laden with dark themes, and it dips into some pretty dismal territory -- lead singer Michael Angelakos has been open about his struggles with bipolar disorder and the challenges surrounding making this album -- it's still a victory in the pop category. Not ... More >>

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    October 24, 2012
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    October 24, 2012
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    August 7, 2012

    25 gorgeous GIFs from Lollapalooza 2012

    See Also:Ten things your Lollapalooza outfit says about you[Slideshow] Lollapalooza 2012 Day One: The Music[Slideshow] Lollapalooza 2012 Day Two: The Music [Slideshow] Lollapalooza 2012 Day Three: The Music[Slideshow] Lollapalooza 2012: The PeopleReady for some GIFs? To quote Ozzy Osbourne, "I can't ... More >>

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    April 5, 2010

    Passion Pit make a joyful noise at a sold-out First Ave

    A massive crowd gives the Boston band a very warm welcome.