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Old 05-08-2012, 01:26 AM   #1
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Passion Pit - Gossamer

Comes out July 24.

First single Take a Walk.

Passion Pit - Take a Walk - YouTube

Sounds like he's dropped his vocals a bit, and it's not nearly as exciting as say Little Secrets, The Reeling, Sleepyhead or Folds in Your Hands.

Catchy though, and I'm still really excited for the album.
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Old 05-08-2012, 09:43 PM   #2
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Hi Cobbler.
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deadmau5 "Hi Friend" - YouTube
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Old 05-08-2012, 10:04 PM   #4
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I've heard both deadmau5 and Passion Pit rumored for this year's free summer concert series in SLC, actually. We'll see, it get's announced in a few days. Beach House seems like the only "pretty much for sure" one at this point.
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Hasn't really hit the mark for me, I'm afraid. Doesn't really exhibit any of the qualities that made Passion Pit stand out above other electropop acts a few years ago - this song could probably have been done by a lot of lesser bands. Still pretty good, but kind of a let down.

All that said, I'm sure it'll grow on me.
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That's how I felt too.
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I third that opinion. It's weird that they would make something so lifeless and obvious when I doubt it would be too hard to replicate the formula from their last album.
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I've heard both deadmau5 and Passion Pit rumored for this year's free summer concert series in SLC, actually. We'll see, it get's announced in a few days. Beach House seems like the only "pretty much for sure" one at this point.
Did you get the joke though? You said "hi cobbler" and I posted the deadmau5 song "Hi Friend" instead of simply writing "hi friend" in response. Very funny stuff.
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I got it. U r comedian.
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This song's a lot better!

Passion Pit - I'll Be Alright - YouTube

PITCHFORK LIKED IT!!!!1!!!1!!!
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Too much screwing around with vocal samples and other bullshit. The song itself is very solid though.
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Love it. A lot.
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Pitchfork sometimes likes shit, Cobblepot. This is one of those times.
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These guys are definitely album art-challenged.
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I like that cover.
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