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Fantasma

Cornelius


A deluxe 2LP reissue of the breakthrough LP from Cornelius, we have Fantasma on bone with orange splatter vinyl.

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08-01-2020
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Exclusive Features
color Bone With Orange Splatter
foil stamped Yes
numbered Yes
Other Features
exclusive VMP Exclusive
extras Three Bonus Tracks
jacket style Direct-To-Board
jacket type Gatefold
label House Arrest
mastering engineer Tohru Takayama
mastering studio Switchback Studio
pressing location Memphis Record Pressing (MRP)
release type Reissue
By the Numbers

2 lp
format
1997
original release year
33 1/3 rpm
speed
500
total pressing quantity
12 inch
vinyl size
standard
weight
Description

Cornelius is the creative Japanese multi-instrumentalist Keigo Oyamada. Performing music since his teens, Oyamada created his creative alter-ego (the name is an homage to Planet of the Apes), in the early 1990's from the ashes of his previous project, Flipper's Guitar. 

With the 1997 release of Fantasma, Cornelius gained international recognition for his cut-and-paste style, reminiscent of American counterparts Beck and The Beastie Boys. Being called a "modern day Brian Wilson" for his orchestral-style arrangements and production techniques. 

Fantasma was his creative and commercial breakthrough, a kaleidoscopic, genre-hopping joy ride through contemporary musical history that became Cornelius’ first American release when it was reissued by Matador a year later. Cornelius subsequently became one of the most sought-after producer/remixers in the world, working with artists ranging from Blur, Beck, Bloc Party, and MGMT to James Brown.

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