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Luxury Wafers Exclusive Interview with Passion Pit’s Jeff Apruzzese plus Videos (including new “Kingdom Come” and Juan’s Basement)

10.08.2009

I just had the pleasure of talking with super-chill and very amenable Jeff Apruzzese from Passion Pit. When he answered the phone, he had only recently awakened on the road somewhere in the southeastern corner of Oregon. Passion Pit, touring heavily since January, continues to play their joy-infused, electronica-enhanced pop music to sold-out shows around [...]

Odds, Ends and Recommendations for listening luxury

09.19.2009

Max Tundra No More Pirates [mp3] from Chris Garneau‘s recent El Radio, haunting and elegant. Garneau’s voice, similarly quirky to Ryan Guldemond’s (Mother Mother), betrays his gender and age, at times forming stylized pop bubbles ala Ingrid Michaelson – only playfully dark and weighty, sometimes dramatically broadway, often sounding like a doe-eyed child. Garneau plays [...]

Passion Pit, Harlem Shakes, Langhorne Slim, King Khan, BMSR, School of Seven Bells, The Wooden Birds….

05.29.2009

credit chrissy piperWhat a weekend for music in LA! First off, I must confess I’m turning into a Passion Pit junkie. It would be hard not to. Such a fluffy happy groove they put out. And Wallpaper (who will not be in LA this weekend, to the best of my knowledge) does a sweet job [...]

Sasquatch Festival 2009 Begins! Saturday Lineup and some mp3s

05.23.2009

Here’s a taste of today’s Sasquatch (Party On): Transliterator [mp3] – Devotchka Land of the Freak [mp3] – King Khan & the Shrines The Reeling [mp3] – Passion Pit (Wallpaper Remix) Kings of Leon / Yeah Yeah Yeahs / The Decemberists / Animal Collective / Bon Iver / Devotchka / M. Ward / Doves / [...]

Wallpaper Remixes Das Racist and Passion Pit, 2 Downloads

04.21.2009

Perhaps a bit of a departure, but Wallpaper promises loads of invigorating morning fun with their energetic remixes. Like Girl Talk meets Flight of the Conchords. I laughed heartily when I heard the Das Racist remix. Check them out (Das Racist) – cool rap and the bonus of a fancy graphic on their myspace page. [...]