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Passion Pit's Michael Angelakos: 'I Was Really Pretty Lost'

Michael Angelakos comes to terms with his mental health and dedicates parts of his new album, Kindred, to his wife.

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Songs We Love: Passion Pit, 'Until We Can't (Let's Go)'

The electro-pop group's latest cut is a euphoric anthem to youthful dreams and the inertia that keeps us from reaching them.

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Passion Pit's Not-So-Silver Lining

Beneath the sunny surface of the band's new record, Gossamer, singer Michael Angelakos' lyrics detail his struggles with addiction, relationships and more.

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