Sad news for “Sleepyhead” fans — Passion Pit has canceled the remainder of its scheduled July performances.
In a blog post found on the band’s official website, lead singer Michael Angelakos alerted fans that Passion Pit is suspending its tour for the rest of July and that he will be using this time to “improve [his] mental health”. Angelakos wrote:
“Hello all,On behalf of the band and myself, I would like to greatly apologize for the show cancelations. In order for me to ensure that there will be no further disruptions, I am going to take the time to work on improving my mental health. For now, I’d like to thank all of our fans for their understanding. I hope to see all of you very soon in a much different light.
The tour page on our website currently reflects all upcoming tour dates.
With love, Michael”
Passion Pit recently released a new single,“Take A Walk,” in preparation for the July 24 release of its third studio album, Gossamer. According to Passion Pit’s official website the band will resume its tour in August with a performance at Lollapalooza.
By Chris Murphy