Articles tagged passion pit

Passion Pit - “Lifted Up (1985)” (video)

"Lifted Up (1985)" is right and ready to color your next dance party, with a jubilant chorus that's ripe for belting along.

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Sweetlife Festival: 11 May 2013 - Washington DC

Washington, DC’s Sweetlife Festival does things a bit differently. And that is a very good thing.

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21 Nov 2011 // 9:00 PM

The Hush Now: Memos

Boston quintet aims high on their shamelessly massive third LP.

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Bombay Bicycle Club: A Different Kind of Fix

After 2010's acoustic-centered, Flaws, Bombay Bicycle Club return with another fantastic follow-up that threads the dance-pop of Passion Pit with the ambient intonations of Interpol.

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Paul McCartney - “Junk” and “Singalong Junk”

As we previously discussed, Paul McCartney’s first solo album was heavily criticized, perhaps most of all by his former Beatles bandmates. This is somewhat

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11 Feb 2010 // 9:00 PM

Yeasayer: Odd Blood

On their debut, this band made waves on the strength of a quietly revelatory single about the year 2080. Now the group seems determined as all hell to imagine 2080, the year, in sound.

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Passion Pit: 10 January 2010 - New York

Passion Pit preempts world tour by giving the audiences a reason to dance with three sold out nights in NYC.

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Sun, Sweat and Tears: Three Days at the Austin City Limits Festival

PopMatters takes a look at how a disparate array of acts fared in Austin’s playpen of mud, the blood, and the beer.

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Wet Hot American Festival: Lollapalooza 2009

Certain things in Chicago are predictable... if it’s Lollapalooza weekend, the weather is gonna stink. PopMatters covered the fest, shooting video interviews and avoiding heatstroke.

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30 Jul 2009 // 6:30 AM

Matt Fiander raved about Passion Pit’s latest album Manners: “Score one for internet hype. Steeped in the tension of economic hardship and transition, but

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We think really highly of Passion Pit here at PopMatters, having just rated the band’s new album Manners an 8. Miike Snow, who has his

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14 May 2009 // 8:30 AM

Wallpaper already remixed Passion Pit’s “Sleepyhead” (included below) and now they’ve tackled another tune, “The Reeling”. Producer Eric Frederic explains, “the song has

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25 Mar 2009 // 7:48 AM

Heavily tipped Passion Pit are releasing their full-length debut Manners on May 26th and they have just posted the first single “The Reeling” over on

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Words and Pictures by John Bohannon

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22 Sep 2008 // 9:59 PM

Passion Pit: Chunk of Change

Chunk of Change is confidently unassuming, full of energy and melodies so embedded they sneak up on you, but so infectious you'll find them hard to forget.

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9 Sep 2008 // 4:33 AM

Tanya Tagaq, Elbow, Travis…

Tanya Tagaq Fire - Ikuma [MP3]       Elbow The Bones of You [Video] Travis J. Smith [Video] Langhorne Slim Restless [MP3]

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23 Jul 2008 // 11:45 AM

Theresa Andersson, Lykke Li, Amy Ray…

Theresa Andersson Na Na Na (Empty Heart) [MP3]       Birds Fly Away [MP3]       Na Na Na

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//Mixed media

Marina and the Diamonds Wrap Up U.S. Tour at Terminal 5 (Photos)

// Notes from the Road

"Marina's star shines bright and her iridescent pop shines brighter. Froot is her most solid album yet. Her tour continues into the new year throughout Europe.

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