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Mister Heavenly, you’re so dreamy

Islands' singer, dude that drums in a lot of bands, guy with the same name twice, MICHAEL CERA? (Photo courtesy of blogs.ocweekly.com)

Those attending shows at the most recent Passion Pit tour may have noticed openersĀ Mister Heavenly, also known as “that one band with Michael Cera in it.” Yet for those able to look past the 90-pound actor on bass, the newly formed rock group has enough indie star power in its own right. Led by Islands’ frontman, Nick Thorburn, Mister Heavenly also features Modest Mouse’s (and The Shins’) Joe Plummer, Man Man’s Honus Honus and the lovable Cera as a touring bass player.

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