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Passion Pit’s Michael Angelakos honored for efforts in mental health awareness

on May 03, 2013, 4:19pm

Michael Angelakos award

Last month, Passion Pit frontman Michael Angelakos was honored at the Erasing The Stigma Leadership Awards with the Beatrice Stern Media Award. Angelakos, who suffers from bipolar disorder and depression, was recognized for his efforts in openly discuss mental health issues. Watch video from the ceremony below, including his heartfelt acceptance speech.