Posts Tagged ‘Passion Pit’

The 2013 Sweetlife Festival Awards

Honoring the best and the worst of Saturday's Sweetlife Festival at Merriweather Post Pavilion
Most Glaring Statistic: Approximately 98 percent of attendees were white (margin of error: 2)
Most Glaring Statistic, Runner Up: Attendees' average age (19)
Worst Idea: During her set, Solange implored people to start grinding, saying she wanted to turn this into a "high school [...]

It’s Here: Sweetlife 2013 Announces Lineup

For the fourth year in a row, the fancy salad purveyors at Sweetgreen are sponsoring the Sweetlife Festival, a daylong music fest to take place on May 11 at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Md. This year's lineup was announced this morning, and it may be the buzziest yet: Phoenix, Passion Pit, Kendrick Lamar, Yeah Yeah [...]

Photos: Earth Day Climate Rally

Sunday's rally for climate change legislation rolled on undaunted by the difficulties that the passage of said legislation is currently encountering, and was even given a boost by unexpectedly beautiful weather. The Roots played what felt like a headlining set midway through the afternoon, and then proceeded to play the role of backup band [...]

Passion Pit Moved to Black Cat Mainstage

Passion Pit's previously sold-out Tuesday night show has been moved from Black Cat's backstage to the club's considerably larger mainstage, which means, of course, that the event is no longer sold out. So if you spent the whole weekend feeling crushed and despondent over missing your chance to catch the Boston-based electro-pop band–perhaps as crushed [...]