Passion Pit announces new live dates

Passion Pit announces new North American fall tour dates, including stops in Dallas, Los Angeles, and New Orleans.

Passion Pit has announced a new North American fall tour. Select dates including Los Angeles’ The Wiltern, the House of Blues in Dallas and New Orleans’ Joy Theater.

Passion Pit’s latest album Kindred was written by frontman Michael Angelakos and recorded in New York City. The album was produced by Angelakos alongside longtime collaborators and co-producers Chris Zane and Alex Aldi, as well as Benny Blanco.

Angelakos’ songwriting process for Passion Pit has always been to filter and reshape. Many sounds on Kindred that one would assume are synths are actually Angelakos’ voice, manipulated by computers and pedals. Angelakos frequently repurposes sound: using Top 40 signifiers for outré ends, crushing weird natural and synthetic detritus together into pop (Brent Katz, liner notes, 2015).


July 11-12 Chicago, IL Mamby on the Beach
July 16-19 Pemberton, Canada Pemberton Music Festival
July 19 Portland, OR Project Pabst
July 22 Portland, ME Thompson’s Point
July 23 Boston, MA The Lawn on D
July 24-26 Oro-Medonte, Canada WayHome Music & Arts Festival
July 26 Detroit, MI MO POP Festival
August 7 Bali, Indonesia Sunny Side Up Tropical Festival
August 9 Jakarta, Indonesia We The Fest
August 11 Singapore, Singapore Scapre Ground Thatre
August 13 Manila, Philippines World Trade Center
August 15 Osaka, Japan Summer Sonic
August 16 Tokyo, Japan Summer Sonic
August 21 Melbourne, Australia Forum Theatre
August 23 Sydney, Australia Enmore Theatre
August 25 Brisbane, Australia The Tivoli
September 6 Dallas, TX House of Blues
September 8 Houston, TX House of Blues
September 9 New Orleans, LA Joy Theater
September 12 Charlotte, NC WND Weenie Roast – PNC Music Pavilion
September 13 Raleigh, NC 95X Big Shindig – Walnut Creek Amphitheatre
October 16 Columbus, OH Newport Music Hall
October 17 Milwaukee, WI Eagles Ballroom
October 19 St. Louis, MO The Pageant
October 20 Kansas City, MO Arvest Bank Theatre
October 28 Los Angeles, CA The Wiltern

1. Lifted Up (1985)
2. Whole Life Story
3. Where the Sky Hangs
4. All I Want
5. Five Foot Ten (I)
6. Dancing on the Grave
7. Until We Can’t (Let’s Go)
8. Looks Like Rain
9. My Brother Taught Me How To Swim
10. Ten Feet Tall (II)

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