FANTÔMAS – Live in Moscow (2005)

Fantômas: bringing Western satanism to Russia since circa 2005. https://youtu.be/AXrjO78yU1M Fantômas is an American heavy metal supergroup formed in 1998 in California. It features vocalist Mike Patton (Faith No More, Mr. Bungle), drummer Dave Lombardo (ex-Slayer), guitarist Buzz Osborne (Melvins) and bassist Trevor Dunn (Mr. Bungle, Tomahawk). The band is named after Fantômas, a supervillain… Continue lendo FANTÔMAS – Live in Moscow (2005)

FANTÔMAS – Delìrivm Còrdia excerpts (live medley)

Delìrivm Còrdia is the third studio album by American avant-garde metal band Fantômas, released on January 27, 2004, by record label Ipecac. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iiPiSDOXfFg Live at the Phoenix, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, April 15, 2005 The music, which was composed solely by Patton, could be described as the score to a horror movie and/or concept album centering on the theme of surgery… Continue lendo FANTÔMAS – Delìrivm Còrdia excerpts (live medley)

Delìrivm Còrdia – Fantômas

This is where it all begins: ground zero and the foundation of this music blog. https://youtu.be/aYyqK1e-8Rw Delìrivm Còrdia (Ipecac Recordings, 2004) is a musical masterpiece consisting of a lengthy uninterrupted 74-minute-plus track that resembles the soundtrack to a horror/drama motion picture: a splendidly visual, scenic record, rich in textures and soundscapes. As Mike Patton (the… Continue lendo Delìrivm Còrdia – Fantômas

Delìrium Còrdia, 15 anos: narrativas musicais, silêncios e a sedução da vertigem

Delìrivm Còrdia (Ipecac Records, 2004), do quarteto norte-americano formado por Mike Patton, Trevor Dunn (Mr. Bungle, Tomahawk), Buzz Osbourne (Melvins) e Mike Lombardo (Slayer), é um disco temático-conceitual composto de uma única e longa faixa, de 1h14m17s de duração. É como um filme de curta-metragem sem imagens, unicamente para ser imaginado através da música e… Continue lendo Delìrium Còrdia, 15 anos: narrativas musicais, silêncios e a sedução da vertigem

Mike Patton on the significance of sound

"I'm inspired by sound, just any sound" (Mike Patton) A conversation on such themes as the creative process, musical and non-musical influences, and the narrative soundtrack-like album Delirium Cordia, released 15 years ago (2004). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E04rRfbm0Jo