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Stream: Active Child, “Evening Ceremony”

Following his interpretation of gospel staple “His Eye Is on the Sparrow” from earlier this year, Pat Grossi bka Active Child has released “Evening Ceremony,” yet another evocative, expertly-blended union of meditative harp, subdued electronic … read more »

POSTED March 26, 2013 6:02PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Stream: Active Child, “His Eye Is on the Sparrow”

Here’s a sweet but solemn start to your new year: After a quiet 2012, Active Child is hardly wasting a moment of 2013, releasing this morning a supremely voiced rendition of the gospel hymn “His … read more »

POSTED January 2, 2013 10:47AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Video: Active Child, “Johnny Belinda”

You Are All I See, Active Child’s album from last year, ultimately felt like it went under the radar a bit. There were a lot of great jams on it, including a duet with How … read more »

POSTED July 3, 2012 12:30PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (6) TAGS: ,

Stream: Active Child’s Album You Are All I See

It’s crazy how with You Are All I See Active Child made an album that sounds like rain falling on a skylight. Not literally, though. It’s just that it’s a completely solitary record (except when … read more »

POSTED August 16, 2011 12:22PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Stream: Active Child, “Hanging On”

On August 23rd, Vagrant will release Active Child’s debut LP You Are All I See. It’s a gorgeous, ballsy record that features a duet with How to Dress Well. A duet! Risky move. But it … read more »

POSTED July 1, 2011 1:45PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (5) TAGS: , ,

GEN F: Active Child

Digging through old photos last year, Pat Grossi found a faded snapshot of himself as a kid on Halloween with his two brothers, their arms flung around each other. They’re standing in front of the … read more »

POSTED June 27, 2011 12:41PM IN GEN F TAGS: , ,

Stream: Active Child f. How to Dress Well, “Playing House”

The cascading piano line that introduces this duet is too perfect, spiraling like an Alice in Wonderland techno-trip into fantasy R&B, like spelunking the deep internet without a safety USB cord. Pairing bedroom falsetto connoisseurs … read more »

POSTED June 7, 2011 2:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,

Video: Active Child, “I’m In Your Church At Night”

Active Child, aka Pat Grossi, released one of the more staggering pieces of music this year with his Curtis Lane EP, a half dozen hymnals that should be playing while thousands of young romantics stand … read more »

POSTED November 23, 2010 4:00PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Merok Autumn Sampler

We’re at that point in the summer where we catch ourselves getting kind of excited for fall. Of course we then check ourselves because once this beautiful weather is gone, it’s gone for awhiilllllle. Merok, … read more »

POSTED August 19, 2010 4:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , , ,

Active Child Live on Morning Becomes Eclectic

For having the same voice as a baby angel, Pat Grossi sure looks like a regular guy. Active Child is Grossi’s harp playing, magnificently choral project. The renditions of his songs live on the radio … read more »

POSTED July 28, 2010 12:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,