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The National will release "I Need My Girl" as the next single from 2013's Trouble Will Find Me, and the B-side of that single will feature the band covering "Learning," the title track from Perfume…   Read Story »
We're almost (almost!) done reflecting on the year that was, so it's time to start taking a closer look at the year that will be. For the past several years, we've ranked our most anticipated albums.…   Read Story »
Mike Hadreas, who records raw and delicate songs as Perfume Genius, seems to exist entirely in his own self-created sound-world; he's not exactly the heavily collaborative type. But one of the songs…   Read Story »
Perfume Genius's latest video for Put Your Back N 2 It cut "Take Me Home" concerns a long walk home for Hadreas -- in heels. Watch it below. Put Your Back N 2 It is out now on Matador.   Read Story »
"Rusty Chains" has been in the mix during many of Perfume Genius's recent live sets, and today he put a studio version of that release out there for the masses. It's a elegant, longing ode to a…   Read Story »
For the most part, I've got nothing but disdain for Machine Gun Kelly, the goofball white rapper from Cleveland who did his very best to ruin Wrestlemania this year. But giving MGK his due, he…   Read Story »
Here's the video for Perfume Genius's "Dark Parts," a clip that features the person the song's about, Mike Hadreas' mom, Carmen Hadreas-Boggs. Winston Case, who also directed the video for "Hood,"…   Read Story »
Perfume Genius recently wrapped up a live session for NPR-affiliated WPUV's The Alternate Side series, a performance celebrating the recent Put Your Back N 2 It. Perfume Genius figurehead Mike…   Read Story »
Name: Perfume Genius Progress Report: Mike Hadreas opens up about the new Perfume Genius record, Put Your Back N 2 It. When Perfume Genius released Learning back in 2010, the record quickly…   Read Story »
Next month, super-intense singer-songwriter Mike Hadreas, who records as Perfume Genius, releases the sophomore album Put Your Back N 2 It. We've already posted first taste "All Waters" and the great…   Read Story »