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Q&A: Cornelius On His First LP In 11 Years, Mellow Waves

Keigo Oyamada has made many changes to his life since 2006, when he last released an album under the moniker of Cornelius. He moved his…
Patrick St. Michel | June 15, 2017 - 3:16 pm

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Cornelius – “In A Dream” Video

Cornelius is about to release Mellow Waves, the Japanese experimentalist's first album in 11 years. He's already shared two mind-bending videos for "If You're Here"
Peter Helman | July 19, 2017 - 10:03 am

Stream Cornelius Mellow Waves

Last year, Cornelius went through something of a resurgence when his landmark 1997 album, Fantasma, was reissued, and Keigo Oyamada is taking advantage of that…
James Rettig | July 13, 2017 - 1:52 pm

Cornelius – “Sometime / Someplace” Video

Cornelius' forthcoming album, Mellow Waves, will be out this summer, and we've already heard its first single "If You're Here." Today, Cornelius debuted a new…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 9, 2017 - 10:02 am

Cornelius – “If You’re Here” Video

Last month, Japanese experimental musician Cornelius announced that he would be releasing his first album in 11 years, Mellow Waves. It's out in Japan at…
James Rettig | May 12, 2017 - 10:41 am

Cornelius Announces New Album Mellow Waves

Last year, Cornelius' landmark Shibuya-kei album, Fantasma, was reissued after 19 years, and the Japanese musician has recently announced that he'll be putting out a…
James Rettig | April 26, 2017 - 9:48 am

Korallreven – “Try Anything Once” (Feat. Cornelius)

Despite its release in 2011, Korallreven did a good job giving 2012-legs to their track "Sa Sa Samoa," even blessing a remix with its own…
Claire Lobenfeld | September 17, 2013 - 11:29 am

Cornelius Remixes Gotye

Gotye has a pretty good strategy for making sure people realize he's got songs other than "Somebody That I Used To Know": Commissioning much-liked indie…
Tom Breihan | August 16, 2012 - 12:18 pm

MGMT – “Brian Eno (Cornelius Mix)”

This has been played on BBC radio a bit, but unless you're a regular listener you probably haven't heard this Cornelius remix of Congratulations favorite…
jessica | March 8, 2011 - 10:00 am

Stereogum’s 30 Favorite Live Shows Of 2007

We saw a lot of concerts this year! You probably did too, if you're the sort to be checking music blogs on your downtime over
Stereogum | December 23, 2007 - 7:23 pm

Cornelius, Low, Frodo Do Yo Gabba Gabba

In the time since we last mentioned the favorite kids show for indie yuppie parents looking for ways to spend time with their little children,…
Stereogum | November 28, 2007 - 4:42 pm

Cornelius @ Webster Hall, NYC 5/10/07

Coachella was just a teaser. Keigo Oyamada, or Cornelius for the Planet Of The Apes lovers, brought his Sensuous Synchronized Show to NYC last night,…
Stereogum | May 11, 2007 - 7:58 pm

Coachella: Saturday’s Best Of The Rest

Superlatives get tired quick, but here goes ... Saturday may have been the greatest single day festival experience we've had yet. Staving off the 106º…
Stereogum | April 29, 2007 - 7:47 pm

New Cornelius Video – “Gum”

Watching this clip from Tokyo-based studio whiz Cornelius is like having the ultimate in music-responsive screen saver technology. Almost as trance inducing as the electro-rock…
Stereogum | December 7, 2006 - 4:09 pm

DJ Mixes Usually Suck, But…

Leave it to Erlend Øye of Kings Of Convenience (Norway's answer to Simon & Garfunkel) to reinvent the genre. 1. Jurgen Paape…
Stereogum | April 30, 2004 - 4:53 pm