1. #AlternativeFacts Podcast: Here Are 2017's Rock & Alternative Albums You Need to Hear

    June 29, 2017 1:57 PM EDT We’re halfway through the year and in music writing land, you know what that means -- being bombarded with guilt over the life-changing music you’ve slept on! We kid, we kid and in fact, we’re here to help on that matter. Along with Billboard ’s 2017 mid-year best albums collection, our…

  2. Perfume Genius On His 'Very Naughty' Album Artwork for 'No Shape'

    May 05, 2017 3:11 PM EDT After featuring his headshot on his 2014 album Too Bright , Perfume Genius mastermind Mike Hadreas decided on a more mysterious angle for No Shape,  out today (May 5). [readmore:7784865] When putting together a mood board for fashion photographers Inez and Vinoodh, the indie songwriter…

  3. Perfume Genius On Why He Needed 'The Drama of Being Isolated' to Write 'No Shape'

    May 05, 2017 10:59 AM EDT Perfume Genius has the voice of what very well might be an angel’s (he even has a song called “Gay Angels” on his 2010 debut Learning ), he knows his way around a keyboard and his style, which is at times boyish, at times feminine and at other times entirely genderless, is undeniably his own.…

  4. The White Stripes' 'Seven Nation Army' Leads Top TV Commercials Chart for December

    January 18, 2017 2:22 PM EST Gayla Peevey & Perfume Genius also debut on the chart. There’s a new No. 1 on Billboard & Clio’s Top TV Commercials chart, powered by Shazam, for the second straight month, as The White Stripes ’ “Seven Nation Army” leads the tally. Using tagging data from Shazam, as well as sales and…

  5. Billboard + Twitter Real-Time Charts: This Week's Emerging Picks Include Jamie T, Perfume Genius

    July 29, 2014 2:27 PM EDT Billboard has chosen four artists this week from the real-time Billboard + Twitter Emerging Artists chart who have stood out as a result of newly-released music videos. Jamie Alexander Treays, more commonly known to his 33,000 Twitter followers as Jamie T , charted on the Emerging Artists…