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  1. Madeon Makes His Mark on Hot Dance/Electronic Songs ChartRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Billboard

    Madeon scores the Hot Shot Debut on Billboard's Hot Dance/Electronic Songs chart with "Pay No Mind" . Featuring vocals from alt-rock band Passion Pit , the track sold 3,000 first-week downloads, according to Nielsen Music.

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  2. Neon Desert Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | El Paso Times

    ... music is probably unmatched anywhere in the world." Filling out the list of headliners are indie-electronic band Passion Pit , Australian electronic DJ and producer Flume and Latin Grammy Award-winning Mexican alternative-psychedelic band Zo e. Now ...

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  3. Passion Pit share new single 'Lifted Up (1985)' - listenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | NME

    Passion Pit have shared new single 'Lifted Up '. Click above to listen to the song, which will feature on their new album 'Kindred', which is set for release on April 20. Scroll down for a full tracklisting and a teaser trailer - titled 'That Flickering Light's Just a Flame' - for the LP.

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  4. Passion Pit Get 'Caught Up in Your Heartstrings' on New...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Spin

    As Passion Pit readys Kindred - the follow-up to 2012's Gossamer - they've released two tracks one day apart: "Lifted Up " and now, "Where the Sky Hangs." A bouncy, midtempo song with Michael Angelakos' trademark falsetto at front-and-center, "Where the Sky Hangs" has the frontman repeatedly crooning about getting "caught up in your heartstrings" over kicky springtime-ready synths.

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  5. Passion Pit Detail New Album 'Kindred,' Share First Single 'Lifted Up (1985)'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | RollingStone

    Passion Pit have announced the details for the new album Kindred , the synthpop band's first LP since 2012's Gossamer . In addition to revealing that the 1o-track Kindred would arrive on April 21st and that pre-orders will kick off February 17th , the Michael Angelakos-fronted outfit also shared the album's first single, the joyous "Lifted Up ."

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  6. Violinist Lindsey Stirling performs at the 17th Annual GRAMMY...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... Tickets go on sale Monday, Feb. 23, at 9 a.m. for the first five shows, which include the indietronic band Passion Pit, dub step darling Lindsey Stirling and rocker Ryan Adams. (See box for ticket details.) The full summer line-up as well as ...

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  7. Red Butte summer concert series kicks off early with Lindsey Stirling, Ryan Adams and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... Tickets go on sale Monday, Feb. 23, at 9 a.m. for the first five shows, which include the indietronic band Passion Pit, dub step darling Lindsey Stirling and rocker Ryan Adams. (See box for ticket details.) The full summer line-up as well as ...

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  8. Austin Music Source thumbnailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Austin American Statesman

    It was quickly promoted on Twitter by established pop singers Charli XCX, Jessie Ware and Hayley Williams of Paramore, as well as indie band Passion Pit. According to Billboard, "OctaHate" hit several charts, including the Emerging Artists chart at No.

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  9. Passion Pit confirm details of new album 'Kindred'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | NME

    Passion Pit have confirmed details of their new album 'Kindred'. The album is expected to be released in April and a teaser trailer titled 'That Flickering Light's Just a Flame' was posted on YouTube earlier this week.

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  10. Passion Pit Tease New Album KindredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Stereogum

    Following the unreleased demos that Michael Angelakos has been posting to SoundCloud under the name Eastern Shift , it's time for some brand new Passion Pit music. Today we get the official news that the group's third album Kindred , the followup to 2012's Gossamer , will be out in April.

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  11. Watch Passion Pit Singer Michael Angelakos' Bipolar Disorder PSARead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | MTV

    Passion Pit singer Michael Angelakos has been open and honest with fans about his struggles with bipolar disorder. When the band had to cancel a tour in 2012 to allow him to work on his mental health, Angelakos talked about how debilitating the disorder can be.

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  12. Watch Passion Pit's Michael Angelakos Discuss Bipolar Disorder in PSARead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | RollingStone

    Passion Pit 's lead singer Michael Angelakos is speaking out again about his struggles with bipolar disorder, and this time it's for Bring Change 2 Mind and Project 375 's joint PSA campaign #StrongerThanStigma. Alongside actor Wayne Brady, hockey player Ben Scrivens and football player Brandon Marshall, Angelakos has filmed a short video detailing how being honest with himself about his mental illness has helped him better his life.

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  13. Passion Pit Frontman Discusses Bipolar Disorder In New PsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    Passion Pit frontman Michael Angelakos has opened up about his battle with bipolar disorder in a new public service announcement for a mental health organisation. In 2012, the band was forced to cancel a string of summer tour dates so Angelakos could properly receive treatment for depression and bipolar, a battle he had been keeping secret for years.

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  14. Passion Pit's Michael Angelakos Addresses Bipolar Disorder in New PSARead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Spin

    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 2 Mind , the clip features Angelakos, who has openly discussed his own struggles with the disorder following the cancellation of some Gossamer tour dates, discussing his treatment and working to accept his diagnosis.

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  15. Watch Michael Angelakos Discuss His Bipolar Disorder In New Mental Health PSARead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Stereogum

    Passion Pit frontman Michael Angelakos has been very candid about his bipolar disorder after he had to cancel some tour dates following the release of their sophomore album Gossamer , and he's even been awarded in the past for putting a positive face on mental illness. He's part of Bring Change 2 Mind 's new PSA campaign called #StrongerThanStigma, which aims "to encourage men to normalize conversations around mental health," and he appears in a new video talking about his ongoing treatment for his bipolar disorder.

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  16. Passion Pit: We'LL have a New Album in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | KPNT-FM Saint Louis

    Passion Pit fans are in luck. The band plans to release a third full-length album this year, revealing the news in a Facebook post that features a picture of a board with phrases that appear to be song titles.

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  17. Passion Pit Frontman Shares New Music & Hints At 2015 AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | KBCO.com

    Passion Pit frontman Michael Angelakos is apparently keeping busy during the holidays. He recently shared a handful of new song demos, including a heavily re-worked solo version of Barry Manilow 's "Somewhere Down the Road."

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  18. Passion Pit confirm new album for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | NME

    Passion Pit will be releasing a new album in 2015. The LP will be the group's third, following 2012's 'Gossamer' and their 2009 debut 'Manners'.

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  19. Passion Pit's Michael Angelakos Releases Several Giddy New SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | RollingStone

    Passion Pit frontman Michael Angelakos has shared the demo of a new song "Somewhere," via his Eastern Shift project, as well as several other new tracks in various states of completion. The 90-second "Somewhere" bursts with all the synthesizer giddiness of a Passion Pit tune or mid-2000s Kanye West, complete with a high-pitched helium voice singing Barry Manilow's "Somewhere Down the Road" lyrics about how in the future, "you will see that you belong with me" before breaking to the sound of a cheering crowd.

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  20. The Taylor's Calling Foundation shared a profile on TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Duke City Fix

    ... Schiffli (Director of ANIMALS), and Ian Hultquist (ANIMALS Film Schore and of the popular indietronica band PASSION PIT). See More Submissions are NOW OPEN for songwriters and musicians who have written about Heroin/Opiate Awareness and/or the ...

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