Next up is new track and B-side Ruin Your Day - a short-and-sweet, slow-paced number, dowsed in shimmering synth and built on a bedrock of peculiar percussion.
The EP's third track sees a reworking of another Gossamer classic, Carried Away, not by the band themselves this time, but instead featuring the electronic talents of American Moohmabah-guru Dillon Francis. It's a choppy and heavily manipulated affair, reeking of trance-club anthems and dubstep. An acquired taste, but nevertheless an interesting addition.
Carry On bookends the set with a delicate acoustic ditty, built around Michael Angelakos' graceful piano playing which builds toward a rather Fun-feeling chorus adorned with trademarked harmonies from the rest of the band.
All in all, Constant Conversations is pleasingly diverse EP featuring some nice variations on much-love Passion Pit classics, side by side with previously unheard acoustic offerings. But for those looking for fresh toe-tappers from the synth-versed five piece, its not essential listening. You can stream the EP now on the band's website.
Choice tracks: Ruin Your Day, Constant Conversations (Alternate Version)