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Best Songs Of 2014: Perfume Genius - "Grid"

9) Perfume Genius – “Grid”

Mike Hadreas returned this year with his third album, Too Bright, which dwells more on his present frustrations and less on his past. 199 more words

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PERFUME GENIUS - " Queen "

“Too Bright” is a strident and bold statement from an artist who has finally undone the knot of his past. It won’t be the record which brings him mainstream success but it will be the record that frees him from the pigeonholing of his bruised and broken… 13 more words

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watch the music video for perfume genius' "fool"

mike hadreas sashays once again in 2014, this time on roller skates.  like previous perfume genius music videos for “grid” and “queen,” hadreas moves from plausible reality to the utterly surreal on “fool.”  the joint effort with urban outfitters was directed by charlotte rutherford and ultimately finds hadreas in front of a panel of judges, who can’t help but to throw money at him while he dances on their table.   7 more words

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Boy Genius

Prior to his recent Birmingham live show (which I reviewed earlier this week here), I had the chance to sit down with Perfume Genius aka Mike Hadreas and chat about new album ‘Too Bright’, loud and scary songs, and crying to Cat Power. 40 more words

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listen to a new song from perfume genius

mike hadreas’ latest album as perfume genius, too bright, is arguably one of the year’s finest releases.  now, just in time for the holidays, hadreas has offered up “thing,” a bonus track taken from the  40 more words

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PERFUME GENIUS - " Queen "

Perfume Genius brought “Queen” to Letterman last night. Rocking an all-white suit with a collar around his neck, Mike Hadreas gave a stunning performance for his late-night TV debut. 89 more words

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kexp sessions – perfume genius

mike hadreas hit his stride with too bright, his third album as perfume genius.  after two albums heavily grounded in a barebones orchestration of piano and voice, hadreas’ latest effort finds him favoring a fuller sound flavored with gritty synthesizers and intense bass lines.   48 more words

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