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Mike Hadreas

Mike Hadreas had already lived a lot of life before he became Perfume Genius. Growing up, he struggled with Crohn’s disease, and the cruelty of homophobic bullies in high school. He witnessed domestic abuse, and then he had his own battle with substance abuse. A stint in New York led him back home to Seattle,…

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Over the last decade, Mike Hadreas has steadily remade himself. Back in the beginning, with 2010’s Learning, there was no clear plan for his project Perfume Genius; Hadreas had only started writing songs recently, in his mid-20s, and didn’t exactly expect a long and stable music career. But he had something natural, something in his […]