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Perfume Genius

About

Michael Alden Hadreas (born September 25, 1981), better known by his stage name Perfume Genius, is an American singer, songwriter, and musician. Hadreas's music explores topics including sexuality, his personal struggle with Crohn's disease, domestic abuse, and the dangers faced by gay men in contemporary society.

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June 29, 2022

Parcels, Tune-Yards and more complete full line-up for The National’s All Points East show

They will also be joined by Perfume Genius, Fleet Foxes, Lucy Dacus and more at Victoria Park in August The post Parcels, Tune-Yards and more complete full line-up for The National’s All Points East show appeared first on NME.

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June 19, 2022

Watch Perfume Genius’ surreal new short film to accompany album release

Watch 'Pygmalion’s Ugly Season' below The post Watch Perfume Genius’ surreal new short film to accompany album release appeared first on NME.

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June 17, 2022

First Out: New Music From Claud, Perfume Genius, Hercules & Love Affair & More

Plus, a gender-bent cover of a One Direction classic, and a much-needed protest anthem.

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June 17, 2022

8 Albums Out This Week You Should Listen to Now

Stream new releases from Drake, Bartees Strange, Perfume Genius, Yaya Bey, Anteloper, John Luther Adams, Tim Bernardes, and Flasher

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June 16, 2022

How Perfume Genius Learned to Wield What Makes Him Different as ‘A Source of Power’

The 40-year-old pop singer also discusses his recent collaboration with the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, getting back out on tour, and his new album.

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June 16, 2022

Perfume Genius: <em>Ugly Season</em>

The expansive spirit of Mike Hadreas’ terrific new album conjures and reimagines a mode of experimental pop music that is ecstatic, healing, modern, and queer.

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June 2, 2022

Yeah Yeah Yeahs: “Spitting Off the Edge of the World” [ft. Perfume Genius]

The NYC trio’s first new song in nearly a decade is a power ballad that pings between existential hopelessness and mighty resistance.

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June 1, 2022

Yeah Yeah Yeahs Announce First Album in 9 Years, Share Video for New Song: Watch

“Spitting Off the Edge of the World,” featuring Perfume Genius, leads the band’s Secretly Canadian debut Cool It Down

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June 1, 2022

Yeah Yeah Yeahs Confront the Climate Catastrophe on First Song in Nine Years ‘Spitting Off the Edge of the World’

Track featuring Perfume Genius is the first offering from the band's long-awaited new album, Cool It Down

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June 1, 2022

Yeah Yeah Yeahs announce long-awaited new album ‘Cool It Down’ with Perfume Genius collaboration

The New York trio's first album in nine years comes out later this year via Secretly Canadian – hear new single 'Spitting Off The Edge Of The World' now The post Yeah Yeah Yeahs announce long-awaited new album ‘Cool It Down’ with Perfume Genius collaboration appeared first on NME.

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May 31, 2022

The 37 Most Anticipated Albums of Summer 2022

New releases to look forward to in the coming months, from Angel Olsen, Lizzo, Bartees Strange, Nick Cave, Soccer Mommy, Black Midi, Beabadoobee, Jack White, Perfume Genius, Maggie Rogers, and others

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May 27, 2022

Yeah Yeah Yeahs Announce First New Song in 9 Years

“Spitting Off the Edge of the World,” featuring Perfume Genius, is out on Wednesday, June 1

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May 26, 2022

Yeah Yeah Yeahs announce first new track in nine years, ‘Spitting Off The Edge Of The World’

Featuring Perfume Genius, the New York trio's comeback song arrives next week The post Yeah Yeah Yeahs announce first new track in nine years, ‘Spitting Off The Edge Of The World’ appeared first on NME.

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March 24, 2022

Perfume Genius Is Getting ‘Immersive’ With Upcoming New Album & Short Film ‘Ugly Season’

The upcoming project served as the soundtrack to his critically acclaimed dance theater project, 'The Sun Still Burns Here.'

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March 24, 2022

Perfume Genius announces sixth studio album ‘Ugly Season’

The record will arrive with an accompanying short film by visual artist Jacolby Satterwhite The post Perfume Genius announces sixth studio album ‘Ugly Season’ appeared first on NME.

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March 24, 2022

Perfume Genius Announces New Album Ugly Season and Short Film

The record comes with a short film from the visual artist Jacolby Satterwhite, who directed Solange’s When I Get Home film

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February 8, 2022

Rock En Seine adds more acts to its 2022 line-up

Joy Crookes, Perfume Genius and more are heading to Paris this summer The post Rock En Seine adds more acts to its 2022 line-up appeared first on NME.

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December 10, 2021

Charli XCX shares new Perfume Genius remix of ‘Good Ones’

The original version was released in September The post Charli XCX shares new Perfume Genius remix of ‘Good Ones’ appeared first on NME.

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December 10, 2021

Charli XCX Shares New Perfume Genius Remix of “Good Ones”: Listen

A rework of the single from Charli XCX’s forthcoming album

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November 16, 2021

Perfume Genius Announces 2022 North American Tour

Hand Habits will join Mike Hadreas on the road throughout March

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August 16, 2021

Listen to Perfume Genius’ haunting cover of Gloria Gaynor’s ‘I Will Survive’

"I suppose the cover is a little deathbed-y, I was very serious that day" The post Listen to Perfume Genius’ haunting cover of Gloria Gaynor’s ‘I Will Survive’ appeared first on NME.

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August 16, 2021

Perfume Genius Covers “I Will Survive”: Listen

Mike Hadreas says he recorded the “deathbed-y” take on the disco classic for a commercial pitch

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June 9, 2021

Perfume Genius and Hypnotic Brass Ensemble Cover “A Fullness of Light in Your Soul”: Listen

The rendition of the Richard Youngs song appears on the ensemble’s new LP This Is a Mindfulness Drill

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June 2, 2021

Perfume Genius announces 2021 tour dates

Fans can finally hear cuts from his latest album 'Set My Heart On Fire Immediately’ performed live The post Perfume Genius announces 2021 tour dates appeared first on NME.

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June 2, 2021

Perfume Genius Announces 2021 Tour

The run of September dates includes shows with Tame Impala and Death Cab for Cutie

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May 18, 2021

Death Cab for Cutie Announce September 2021 Tour

The short Western trip includes concerts with Perfume Genius and Deep Sea Diver

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May 18, 2021

Death Cab for Cutie Announce West Coast Tour

Band will receive support from Deep Sea Diver, while Perfume Genius will open the final show on the run

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May 18, 2021

Perfume Genius releases concert film marking one year of ‘Set My Heart On Fire Immediately’

The performance, live-streamed last year from Los Angeles' Palace Theatre, was filmed with a six-piece band and a string quartet The post Perfume Genius releases concert film marking one year of ‘Set My Heart On Fire Immediately’ appeared first on NME.

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March 22, 2021

Phoebe Bridgers, Run the Jewels & Perfume Genius Among Top Nominees For 2021 Libera Awards

Phoebe Bridgers, Run the Jewels and Perfume Genius are among the top nominees for the 2021 Libera Awards, presented by A2IM, which represents the independent music sector.

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March 12, 2021

6 Albums Out This Week You Should Listen to Now

Stream new releases from Perfume Genius, Pino Palladino & Blake Mills, ZULI, Leanne Betasamosake Simpson, Central Cee, and Cameron Knowler & Eli Winter

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Discs

Ugly Season

June 17, 2022

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Good Ones (Perfume Genius Remix)

December 10, 2021

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IMMEDIATELY Remixes

March 12, 2021

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Describe (A. G. Cook Remix)

March 3, 2021

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Your Body Changes Everything (Boy Harsher Remix)

January 14, 2021

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Without You (Jim-E Stack Remix)

December 3, 2020

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Set My Heart On Fire Immediately

May 15, 2020

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On the Floor (Initial Talk Remix)

April 28, 2020

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On the Floor

March 16, 2020

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Describe

February 25, 2020

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Pop Song

October 18, 2019

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Eye in the Wall

September 13, 2019

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When I'm With Him (Perfume Genius Cover)

January 30, 2019

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Not for Me

November 19, 2018

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Alan (Rework)

November 14, 2018

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Reshaped

June 8, 2018

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Slip Away (Mura Masa Remix)

May 31, 2018

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Run Me Through (King Princess Remix)

May 29, 2018

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Spotify Singles

August 16, 2017

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Wreath (Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith Remix)

August 10, 2017

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No Shape

May 5, 2017

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Go Ahead

April 20, 2017

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Slip Away

March 22, 2017

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Can't Help Falling In Love

September 12, 2016

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Thing

October 21, 2014

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Too Bright

September 22, 2014

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Queen

July 15, 2014

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Put Your Back N 2 It

February 20, 2012

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Learning

December 6, 2010

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