PERFUME GENIUS announces remix EP Reshaped, shares ‘Run Me Through (King Princess Remix)’

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Perfume Genius has announced Reshaped, a special remix EP of tracks taken from his Grammy nominated fourth album No Shape, which will be released June 8th on Matador Records / Remote Control RecordsKing Princess’s remix of album cut ‘Run Me Through’ is out now, following its premiere as Zane Lowe’s World Record on Beats 1. It’s a sensuous rework from the rising Brooklyn NYC artist and producer, with an intoxicating dub and trip hop-infused beat underscoring Perfume Genius’ slinky, spellbinding melody.

Featuring contributions from the stellar cast of Mura Masa (‘Slip Away’), Laurel Halo (‘Die 4 You’), Jam City (‘Just Like Love’), King Princess (‘Run Me Through’), mmph (‘Braid’), and No Shape producerBlake Mills (‘Every Night’), Reshaped presents six adventurous takes on the albums vivid sonic world.

One of 2017’s most celebrated releases, No Shape appeared in the upper echelons of end of year lists from Time Magazine (#3), The Independent (#4), Stereogum (#4), The Guardian (#5), BBC Entertainment & Arts (#8), Pitchfork (#16), MOJO (#29), The Observer, Esquire, Evening Standard, GQ, The Sun and many others. Perfume Genius has spent the past year wowing festival audiences, gracing late night TV studios (ColbertKimmel), spearheading dance competitions (amongst his fans as well as on So You Think You Can Dance), and amassing over one million followers on Twitter.

Stream / Purchase ‘Run Me Through (King Princess Remix)’: https://perfumegenius.lnk.to/RunMeThroughRemix
Stream / Purchase No Shape: https://perfumegenius.lnk.to/NoShape

Praise for No Shape

Album Of The Week – Triple R
Feature Album – Edge Radio

… his most realized album yet, a tender and transcendental protest record of love and devotion.” – Pitchfork (8.8, Best New Music)

Heartfelt, contemporary and very beautiful.” – 4 stars, Rolling Stone

True to turbulent form, Mike Hadreas jams together moments of euphoric pop beauty with disruptive ugliness in an album of uniformly fantastic tunes.” – The Guardian

“No Shape” pushes both words and music into stranger territory, as Perfume Genius grows brasher and more inward-looking at the same time.” – NY Times

Hadreas widens the scope of No Shape beyond hearth and home, situating its personal narratives within the pressing political conflicts of today.” – The FADER

Perfume Genius seemingly grows wings and sails through joyous flights of fancy like Just Like Love or saccharine serenades like Every Night.” – The Music

Hadreas isn’t afraid to lay himself bare within his songwriting – a trait that listeners will continue to find comfort in.” – Stack

Perfume Genius – Reshaped is out June 8th
via Matador Records / Remote Control Records.

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