Two Keyboards Week begins: Perfume Genius (video)

We’ll be spotlighting several recent releases that feature keyboard duos this week on File Under ?.

The first is a song by Perfume Genius (Michael Hadreas). He’s just recorded a live session in support of Learning, his debut Matador LP. We’ve included a video excerpt below.

We’re very enamored with the lead-off single, “Mr. Peterson;” so is Pitchfork (they named it one of their best new music tracks)! This dystopian ballad presents an ambiguous tale with just the right amounts of reminiscence, vulnerability, regret, and lingering pain to make it a bit creepy, but both believable and affecting.

And a four-hand offering from Perfume Genius:


Check back later in the week for keyboard duos in strikingly different contexts, CD & concert reviews, and more Sound Cloud offerings of my music!