@ZackTeibloom Sweaty dance parties. God love ’em. The most fun you can have with your clothes on. Passion Pit’s dance parties are somewhere between Ghostland Observatory and Girl Talk on the intensity scale. The crowd’s are as packed (and dance harder) then a sold-out Ghostland shows , but it’s not nearly the sweaty free-for-all that Girl Talk is. I could have guessed that going in.
If you don’t know them yet, Passion Pit is a five-piece from Cambridge, Mass with a unique line-up: A drummer, bassist, two keyboardists and a synth/sounds man. What started as a Valentines Day present for Angelakos’ girlfriend two years ago has exploded into a critically acclaimed studio and live act on the heels of their first LP, Manners. The kind of band Pitchfork raves about and hipsters dance unabashedly to. Read the rest of this entry »