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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



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


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


Perfume Genius 'Too Bright'- ALBUM REVIEW

Perfume Genius is the stage name for Seattle based singer-songwriter, Mike Hadreas and his acclaimed solo project. Under the name Perfume Genius, Hadreas has released two albums previously both of which featured a variety of unorthodox textures and sounds while all revolving around an electronically avante-garde pop sound. 951 more words

Album Review

Perfume Genius Comes Out of the Dark

Aidin Vaziri | Though Mike Hadreas, the Seattle singer-songwriter who performs under the name Perfume Genius, often appears to be aging in reverse in his pictures, he feels like there’s room for improvement. 72 more words

Aidin Vaziri

Interview: Perfume Genius Likes Being More In-Your-Face

Perfume Genius is just as charming during our phone interview as I had hoped. The solo project of Seattle-native Mike Hadreas, Perfume Genius is having a moment. 1,649 more words


Perfume Genius - "Too Bright" - ALBUM REVIEW

Perfume Genius “Too Bright”

One of my favorite albums of 2012 was an album that took me by surprise mostly due to its poignancy, straightforwardness, and minimalist approach. 482 more words