How Perfume Genius Learned to Live in the Moment

How Perfume Genius Learned to Live in the Moment

By Max Totsky

22 Jun 2017 // 8:38 AM

After touring his essential fourth album No Shape for a month, Mike Hadreas (aka Perfume Genius) talks to PopMatters about why this project is his most immediate and everything that implies....

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Echoes of History and Nature: A Conversation with Jökull Júlíusson of Kaleo

By Jared Skinner

22 Jun 2017 // 8:13 AM

JJ Julius Son, lead singer of Kaleo, speaks with PopMatters on his early influences and how he will never fall into the trap of a single genre. ...

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Black Milk Gives 'Em 'Hell'

// Sound Affects

"Much of If There's a Hell Below's themes relay anxieties buried deep, manifested as sound when they are unearthed.

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