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We've Got A File On You

We’ve Got A File On You: Perfume Genius

We’ve Got A File On You features interviews in which artists share the stories behind the extracurricular activities that dot their careers: acting gigs, guest
Ryan Leas | May 13, 2020 - 9:49 am

The Week In Pop

Forecasting The 2016 Grammys

The Grammys are on a Monday this year. Sunday is Valentine's Day and Monday is Presidents' Day, so the Grammy people figured they'd be better…
Chris DeVille | February 11, 2016 - 1:34 pm

Concert Review

Fiona Apple & Blake Mills @ Newmark Theatre, Portland 10/3/13

The balance of the evening was already a delicate one. The restraint of the audience at the Newmark Theater as they watched the manic glee…
Robert Ham | October 4, 2013 - 9:57 am

More Blake Mills stories

Blake Mills – “Summer All Over”

Blake Mills, the Los Angeles singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and producer who's worked with people like Fiona Apple, Perfume Genius, John Legend, and Phoebe Bridgers, announced his…
Peter Helman | April 22, 2020 - 11:03 am

Blake Mills – “Vanishing Twin”

LA multi-instrumentalist and producer Blake Mills is best known for his associations, most prominently with Fiona Apple but also for collaborations with the likes of…
Chris DeVille | March 20, 2020 - 11:50 am

Perfume Genius – “Describe”

The last time Mike Hadreas released a Perfume Genius album was in 2017, when he unveiled No Shape, one of the best albums of the
Ryan Leas | February 25, 2020 - 10:01 am

Bruce Hornsby – “Meds” (Feat. Justin Vernon & Blake Mills)

Bruce Hornsby, the iconic '80s middle-of-the-road hitmaker, has had a long and varied career. He's worked extensively with the Grateful Dead. He's been sampled by
Tom Breihan | April 8, 2019 - 8:47 am

Watch Jeff Tweedy Play Kimmel With His Sons, Blake Mills, Liam Finn, & James Elkington

Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy released his great solo album WARM late last year, and he's kicking off the tour in support of it this week…
Chris DeVille | January 10, 2019 - 9:13 am

Matt Berninger, Cass McCombs, Andrew Bird, & More Contribute Tracks To Free Songs For Swing Left Compilation

Songs For Swing Left is a new compilation to raise money and increase awareness of the Swing Left campaign to help flip the United States'
James Rettig | October 24, 2018 - 1:08 pm

Hear Perfume Genius Break Down “Slip Away” On Song Exploder

The latest artist to participate in the Song Exploder podcast is Perfume Genius. In the episode, Mike Hadreas breaks down the ecstatic No Shape single…
James Rettig | May 11, 2017 - 1:53 pm

Watch Fiona Apple Sing With Blake Mills In Seattle

Pro tip: If you go see the singer-songwriter Blake Mills live, there's a good chance you'll see Fiona Apple, too. Apple has kept a relatively…
Tom Breihan | September 25, 2014 - 4:17 pm

Blake Mills – “Don’t Tell Our Friends About Me” (Feat. Fiona Apple & Jon Brion)

Blake Mills is a frequent tourmate and collaborator with Fiona Apple, and Apple shows up on his new single along with another creative partner of…
Chris DeVille | July 21, 2014 - 11:25 am

Sky Ferreira – “Rancid Girl”

Sky Ferreira's Night Time, My Time was one of our favorite albums of last year, so it's pretty exciting to find a new track by…
Miles Bowe | February 27, 2014 - 3:08 pm

Fiona Apple & Blake Mills – “Tipple”

Despite the bummer altercation at Fiona Apple and Blake Mills's Portland tour stop, the actual performance sounds like it was the kind of stunner we've…
Chris DeVille | October 10, 2013 - 6:11 pm

Watch Fiona Apple Sing “I Know” In A Living Room And Cut Her Own Hair

At this point, everything Fiona Apple does in public view feels like a small miracle, so you don't question it; you just go with it.
Tom Breihan | August 14, 2013 - 11:10 am