The Artist: Effervescent electro-rock … from Boston.
Their Latest Release: Chunk of Change (Frenchkiss, 2008)
The Set in a Few Sentences: These young go-getters were up and at â€˜em early, pushing the SPIN crowd to sweat out their hangovers with undeniably bouncy hooks. Bonus points for a singer who’s not afraid to climb all over the drum riser. That said, I’ve heard the sounds before.
And a Letter Grade: B+
Presenting a pair of photos and a song or two after the jump …
Passion Pit, “Sleepyhead“[audio:http://www.self-titledmag.com/wp-content/uploads/audio4/Sleepyhead%20_Kids%20At%20The%20Bar%20Remix_.mp3]
Passion Pit, “Sleepyhead (Kids at the Bar Remix)“