Posts tagged "passion pit"

7 Dream Celebrity Cruises We Really Wish Were Real

After getting an email announcing that The Weezer Cruise is making its triumphant return in 2014, we got to thinking about celebrity cruises. Everyone from Kate Gosselin to Kenny G has been taking their act to the high seas, but we have yet to see some of our favorite celebs get in on the action (Chavril, where are you?!). Grab your…

Corporate Synergy! Passion Pit Model, Make Videos For Brooks Brothers

Because I am a crotchety old person, I don't really consider Passion Pit indie music, but still! A goddamn Brooks Brothers corporate tie-in? That is some crazy bullshit. Here the boys are, wearing expensive suits, making a promotional video, set to the tune of "Take A Walk." I mean, I get it, bands gotta get…

By: Julie Gerstein / November 2, 2012

This Week On The Frisky: Picking Obama’s Running Mate, Songs About Vaginas, & How To Snoop

We suggested 10 women that Barack Obama should consider for his running mate. He's taking forever to announce who he's chosen. Coincidence? We think not. Gave you lots to think about, huh Barry? We totally crushed on naked Harry Potter and Javier Bardem. Intern Annika wished Coco Chanel a happy birthday, then clued you i…

By: The Frisky / August 22, 2008

5 Reasons We Love…Passion Pit

Frontman Michael Angelakos took the band's name from a slang term for drive-ins where teens ignored the screen in favor of other, um, activities. Their Chunk of Change EP was originally created as a belated Valentine's Day present for Angelakos's girlfriend. They've opened for Death Cab for Cutie and Girl Talk, two of our faves.

By: Catherine Strawn / August 19, 2008