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  1. Dixie Chicks schedule July show at White River Amphitheatre, Passion Pit singer comes outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Seattle Gay News

    ... and The Used, who will play back-to-back nights at The Showbox Market on April 5 and 6. In 2009, pop group Passion Pit interviewed with Seattle Gay News. The interview was featured in our year-end 'Best of Music 2009' issue. I've reviewed two of ...


  2. Passion Pit singer Michael Angelakos comes outRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 10 |

    Michael Angelakos , frontman for the Cambridge-bred band Passion Pit , came out as gay in an interview with author Bret Easton Ellis . Talking to Ellis on the writer's podcast, "B.E.E. ," Angelakos said: "I am saying something that I've never said before publicly."


  3. Passion Pit singer Michael Angelakos Comes Out as GayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 10 | KCEN

    In a frank conversation on author Bret Easton Ellis's podcast, Passion Pit frontman Michael Angelakoscame out as gay, discussing his sexuality and divorce for the first time publicly. "I am saying something that I've never said before publicly," Angelakos told Ellis, explaining his decision to come out on the podcast, in a safe setting in conversation with another artist he respected.


  4. Lead singer who 'wanted so badly to be straight' comes outRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 10 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Michael Angelakos of the electro-pop band Passion Pit recently revealed that he is gay. Keep clicking to see other gay, bi, or otherwise "out" celebrities in the following gallery.


  5. Passion Pit Singer Michael Angelakos Comes Out as Gay After Emotional Split From His WifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 10 | ETonline

    Passion Pit singer Michael Angelakos came out as gay during a candid and emotional new interview on writer Bret Easton Ellis's podcast, B.E.E. The 28-year-old frontman said he started questioning his sexuality during his college years, but didn't come out until after he married stylist Kristy Mucci in 2013. The two announced their separation in August.


  6. Passion Pit's Michael Angelakos comes out as gay after split from wife Kristina MucciRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 10 | Daily Mail

    Passion Pit frontman Michael Angelakos, 28, comes out as gay and admits he 'wanted so badly to be straight' for his wife The Passion Pit frontman, 28, spoke about his sexuality during an interview on Bret Easton Ellis's podcast B.E.E . on Monday.


  7. Passion Pita s Michael Angelakos comes outRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 10 | Gay Times

    Passion Pit singer Michael Angelakos has thanked his fans for their 'kind and supportive messages' after he came out on The singer, who announced that he and his wife Kristy Mucci were divorcing in August, confessed on the podcast: "I just wanted so badly to be straight, because I love her so much. I think that was one of the most painful things when we decided to separate.


  8. Passion Pit frontman comes out as gayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 10 | ABC News

    Passion Pit frontman Michael Angelakos has come out as gay during a frank conversation with author Bret Easton Ellis on his podcast . The 28-year-old synthpop musician spoke openly with the author about his marriage and subsequent divorce from partner Kristina Mucci, and the struggles of understanding his own sexual identity, as SPIN reports.


  9. Passion Pit gets personal with cleaner-sounding "Kindred"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | CBS News

    Michael Angelakos wanted to be a musician for as long as he can remember. The Passion Pit singer says he can actually pinpoint a specific moment when he declared it, too.


  10. Passion Pit on the mend, on the sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | SFGate

    Passion Pit front man Michael Angelakos nearly watched his career slip away after the release of the band's first album, "Manners," when he had a nervous breakdown live onstage at the 2009 South by Southwest music festival. Earlier this year, Angelakos finally opened up about his battle with bipolar disorder in a public service announcement for a mental health organization.


  11. Passion Pit brought raw exuberance to the Midland last nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | The Pitch

    Passion Pit, with Atlas Genius Tuesday, October 20 Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland In the last five or so years, it's been hard to escape Passion Pit and the influence of its creator and leader, Michael Angelakos. You may not even be aware of it, but the music has crept into our living rooms: Angelakos' songs have been featured in commercial spots for Taco Bell, Chase Bank, Palm Cell Phones, American Express, Samsung and Tropicana, just to name a few.


  12. Rock 'n Roll Wine Amplified brings top acts for its 10th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... on wristbands and using them as a virtual wallet. Local Las Vegas rock band Panic! At the Disco and indie band Passion Pit headline the festival Oct. 9. Panic! At the Disco's most recent single, "Hallelujah," nabbed more than three million streams ...


  13. Music in New Orleans for Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015: Passion Pit at the JoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    ... music in New Orleans include a visiting electronica/pop act at the Joy Theater downtown. Like Nine Inch Nails, Passion Pit is essentially a one-man "band." As Trent Reznor is the principal of Nine Inch Nails, Michael Angelakos is the driving ...


  14. Passion Pit -- 'Five Foot Ten (I)'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | Jalopnik

    Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we'll provide the jams. The new Passion Pit album is okay, but there's a couple songs on it I like.


  15. Panic! At the Disco, 50 Cent + G-Unit, Sublime With Rome to headline Wine Amplified Oct. 9-10Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... Oct. 9-10 at MGM Resorts Village. Wine Amplified begins at 5 p.m. both days and features Panic! At the Disco, Passion Pit, Sublime with Rome, 50 Cent featuring G-Unit, Fitz and The Tantrums, Cold War Kids, Robert DeLong, Andrew McMahon in the ...


  16. Passion Pit cancels PH concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    Lead vocalist Michael Angelakos has been suffering from lingering issues with bronchitis, which forced the band to cancel earlier shows in U.S. and Canada. "Fellow Passion Pit fans, believe us when we say that we feel as disappointed as you guys as we announce this, since we are such huge fans of Passion Pit and have been trying for so hard and so long to get them here in Manila," a post by organizer Vybe Productions said.


  17. Boston 101: #37 a 'The Reeling" a Passion PitRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2015 | Boston Herald

    ... bandmate Sheel Dave's instrumental metal band Irepress at the time. I remember doing SXSW for the first time and Passion Pit were one of the hypest bands down there. Every band touring in a van has a song or album that starts every single drive to ...


  18. Ryn Weaver; Failure; X Ambassadors; Rickie Lee Jones; Larry Campbell and Teresa WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... of Weaver's sweet vocals sent through an array of electronic machinations spawned by producers Benny Blanco and Passion Pit singer Michael Angelakos. "Free" dances angelically on a soaring melody, while "Pierre" marches on a reserved syncopated ...


  19. Meet Jesse Beyer, Global Edmonton's new chief meteorologistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | GlobalNews

    ... If you were to look through his iTunes library, the most-played artists would be a tie between indietronica band Passion Pit and rapper Notorious B.I.G. Jesse is ambidextrous. He writes with his right hand, but uses his left hand for shooting, ...


  20. Mercedes-Benz Announces The Return Of The Evolution TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | KXVO

    ... a synthesis of entertainment, fashion and art. The tour will feature headlining performances by Bastille and Passion Pit in select cities as well as local talent. During the events, consumers will experience art activations by and Zio Ziegler and a ...