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Download links and information about Fantasma by Cornelius. This album was released in 1998 and it belongs to Electronica, Japanoise, Rock, Indie Rock, World Music, Alternative genres. It contains 13 tracks with total duration of 51:12 minutes.

Artist: Cornelius
Release date: 1998
Genre: Electronica, Japanoise, Rock, Indie Rock, World Music, Alternative
Tracks: 13
Duration: 51:12
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No. Title Length
1. Mic Check 3:10
2. The Micro Disneycal World Tour 3:56
3. New Music Machine 4:03
4. Clash 5:56
5. Count Five or Six 3:04
6. Magoo Opening 2:09
7. Star Fruits Surf Rider 5:55
8. Chapter 8 - Seashore and Horizon 3:18
9. Free Fall 4:09
10. 2010 2:03
11. God Only Knows 7:39
12. Thank You for the Music 4:53
13. Fantasma 0:57



Cornelius fits right in with the Beastie Boys' Grand Royal aesthetic. He sees no difference between pop and avant-garde, high culture and lowbrow trash — he throws it all together, coming up with completely unexpected combinations. The thrill of hearing hip-hop loops morph into sheets of My Bloody Valentine guitar noise, then into sweet Beach Boys harmonies, is what makes his American debut, Fantasma, such a wonder. It's easy to write Cornelius off as a Japanese Beck, particularly since his pop songcraft is as impressive as the busy, multi-layered production, but it's a little patronizing. Cornelius is operating on his own terms, equally influenced by sunny pop ("Chapter 8 — Seashore and Horizon," boasting harmonies by the Apples in Stereo), garagey hard rock, and kitsch (the cartoonish "Magoo Opening"). He assembles the parts in unpredictable ways — the hard beats of "Mic Check" suddenly give way to floating acoustics; "Chapter 8" literally has a tape recorder stopping and starting the different parts — which is why Fantasma, Rovi