Passion Pit, an indie band with one of the biggest hits in the country, will headline Tachevah: A Palm Springs Block Party, Goldenvoice and The Desert Sun announced today.
Passion Pit’s current hit, “Carried Away,” recently spent four weeks at No. 1 on the Alt-Nation weekly countdown on Sirius satellite radio. Its latest album, “Gossamer,” debuted at No. 4 on the Billboard Hot 100 last year and also produced the radio hit, “Take A Walk.”
Tachevah organizers will announce the headlining artist on Friday morning — but we can’t wait until then.
Follow @Tachevah for hints throughout the day Thursday and to be the first to know when the artist is announced on Friday.
The Goldenvoice-selected artist will rock downtown Palm Springs after opening acts The Pedestrians, Tribesmen, and You Me & Us, who won spots on the lineup after 95,000 votes were cast.
DJ Alf Alpha will keep the groove going between sets at the free block party.
And go here to see the complete details about when you can catch the Tachevah block party in downtown Palm Springs.
While you’re waiting for the Tachevah headliner to be announced: