Tag Archives: passion pit

QC CONTEST: WIN A PASSION PIT T-SHIRT

by cheryl santa maria Quiet Color is teaming up with Topman CTRL to give you one (1) limited-edition Passion Pit T-shirt, designed by the band (size will be closest match). Artist: Passion Pit Song: The Reeling (Wallpaper Remix) … THE CONTEST… Everyone knows that Passion Pit’s debut EP, Chunk of Change, started off as a [...]

INDIE NEWS REEL: WKEND EDITION 5/2

by charles poladian (pains pic by pavla kopecna) Unfortunately, not every weekend can be like last weekend. It’s going to start raining a lot, but hopefully that does not deter too many people from going out. Not only is it the start of the summer concert swing, it’s also the beginning of summer movies! Wolverine [...]

INDIE NEWS REEL: 4/22

by charles poladian After Coachella, it seems like everyone is trying to catch their breath. Another big festival is in the news, and there’s always something brewing on the concert scene. There are also amazing new tracks from Major Lazer and Sonic Youth. The Major Lazer jam features Santogold and it’s something otherworldly. So without [...]

TOUR UPDATES: PASSION PIT & ART BRUT

by neeko No they’re not touring together even though that would make for an incredibly cerebral show. But moving on.. the groups made separate tour announcements yesterday and we deemed them worth noting. Art Brut’s concert trek through June includes five NYC dates. All the shows are at Mercury Lounge and run from June 1st-5th. [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 24 (NOV 30 – DEC 6)

by bmac This weeks mixtape is a monster. I’d like to come up with something insightful to say about it, but I’m distracted by silly things on the internet right now. Instead I’ll just share some of the gems I found tonight… biggest mouth in the world Rodney Mullen is insane crazy underwater hotel in [...]

PASSION PIT @ GLASSLANDS

by eliza Ah, the Passion! Last night at Glasslands in Williamsburg was the much anticipated Passion Pit show. Who would have thought this would be one of the most coveted events on a Friday night in Brooklyn. It was sold out, and the list was tight. Luckily, QC had the hookup, and I was able [...]

SHAZAM MIX VOL. 3

by bmac Another round of Shazam Allstars. This mixtape isn’t as big as the last but it’s solid. It’s pretty awesome that quality indie rock is flowing through Philly right now… Grab em all – shazam 3.zip – or check em out after the jump.

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 18 (OCT 19 – 25)

by bmac christopher: we need to do something new alx: oh man do we evah christopher: i dunno what im talking about, but enough with music and film, lets explore new art alx: whats it gonna be- november is the month christopher: i think a good acid trip might reveal the answer… ha, thats kinda [...]

CMJ DAY 1: THE PASSION BEGINS

by kevin and eliza (shearwater pic by mary sledd) The evening began at the Red Bull Space downtown hosting the CMJ’s. Massages, tacos, and PBR’s kicked off the night, but the peeps were kinda mellow, so we decided to head to The Delancey for the College Radio Mixer, AKA home of free vodka. After an [...]

CMJ MUSIC MARATHON WARM UP

by eliza The CMJ Music Marathon & Film Festival kicks off tomorrow, and QC will be all over that shit. For the next four days, K.D. and I will be hitting up an assload of mixers, showcases, and late night dj sets, High on the must-see list are Passion Pit, Fiasco, Scouting For Girls, Madlib, [...]