Cornelius: Mexico/Cali Shows

JAPANESE FUTURE POPSTER COMES TO GOLDEN STATE

"A tireless soundscaper, this musical polymath blends electronica with a musical kleptomania." – Time Magazine

Cornelius
Sound explorer Cornelius will be taking his live show to the U.S. for four special dates this May. All shows are in California (following his first ever Mexican performances) and come on the heels of his "Best Surround Sound" Grammy nomination for the Sensurround+B-Sides DVD. The DVD, released on Everloving last year, features an all new 5.1 surround sound audio mix of each video from the critically acclaimed album tying together Cornelius' greater themes ranging from the simplicity of primary colors to the complex concepts contemplated by a world-traveling, Brian Wilson-loving Tokyo-dweller.

Since exploding onto the scene in 1997 with debut pop opus Fantasma, Cornelius has captivated fans worldwide with his free-form multimedia aesthetic and playful sense of humor. Cornelius has collaborated with artists as varied as The Flaming Lips, James Brown, Beck, Blur, Merzbow and occasionally sits in as an auxiliary member of Yellow Magic Orchestra.

Cornelius' live show employs synchronized visuals and custom LED lighting in harmony with the stellar band of multi-instrumentalists. Joining Cornelius on their U.S. dates is Deerhoof.

See a sample of his live show HERE.

Watch the music video for "Omstart" HERE.

CORNELIUS TOUR DATES:
5/08/09 Mexico City - Lunario
5/09/09 Guadalajara - Festival de Mayo
5/12/09 San Francisco - The Fillmore*
5/13/09 Santa Cruz - Rio Theater*
5/14/09 Los Angeles - Mayan Theater*
5/16/09 Pomona - The Glasshouse*

*with Deerhoof


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manjotar starstarstarstarstar Mon 2/23/2009 09:29AM
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manjotar

damn, i would love to catch his show!

his music is absolutely amazing!

WarmCarl Mon 2/23/2009 11:07AM
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WarmCarl

Festival de Mayo? I'm there.

DirtDirt Mon 2/23/2009 11:46AM
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DirtDirt

Hell yeah Carl. Welcome back!

briank67 Mon 2/23/2009 12:37PM
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briank67

he played a free show in chicago like a year ago...i'm kicking myself for not checking it out because it sounds like his live shows are pretty extraordinary.

ClaysTribe Mon 2/23/2009 01:09PM
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ClaysTribe

get over yourself carl

Benjamin Human Mon 2/23/2009 01:46PM
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Benjamin Human

get under yourself clay