Haruomi Hosono - Philharmony
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1982 Ratings: #41 / 158
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1982 Ratings: #134
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The naive whimsy of Philharmony is a pillow under something wholly more uneasy, wrapped in the clinical, sanitised hope of retro-futurism; that comfort and convenience will become the bastions of modern society. It at first seems like the blissfully unaware wonderings of an innocent child, the toying with words that sound funny, like picnic, pic-pic-pic-pic-picnic, but there’s a dread sewn into the sampler. The wonderings wander. The cute, saccharine arpeggios veer towards a slight ... read more


El album seria mejor si la primera cancion se llamase santono


Overrated! I said it!

But ima sportsman myself, that i can respect

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Track List

  1. Picnic
  2. Funiculi Funicura
  3. Luminescent / Hotaru
  4. Platonic
  5. In Limbo
  6. Living-Dining-Kitchen
  7. Birthday Party
  8. Sports Men
  9. Philharmony
  10. Air-Condition

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Added on: October 1, 2017