Collapse EP is the release that adventurous Aphex Twin fans have been waiting for, whether they knew it or not. This is where the formerly reclusive artist finally moves well beyond his own monumental shadow.
Aphex Twin has released the first single off his upcoming Cheetah EP and it’s… well it’s fantastic. This is par for the course, considering the high quality of work he’s been dropping since returning to the world in 2014 with the monumental Syro. The video is a whole new experience for fans, though. Watch the … Continue reading Aphex Twin – CIRKLON3 [Колхозная mix]
I just needed to share this right now. I forgot for the longest time. I had somehow missed the opportunity to share this infamous and absolutely captivating music video on Optimistic Underground for a long, long time. It’s based on one of the final songs on Aphex Twin‘s spastic genius monument, Drukqs, and it’s one … Continue reading Rubber Johnny, the most bonkers of all Aphex Twin videos
Basically, I feel like turning everything into craziness. It’s off, it won’t ever match, it’s.. what? This is perfect. I meant the music; this is one of the most perfect moments so far during my journey through all 110 freely shared Aphex Twin (as user48736353001 on Soundcloud) songs. The couplet of 4 Red Calx[slo] and … Continue reading Aphex Twin’s new, free music: a pair of favorites so far
It’s been an amazing week for Aphex Twin fans and everyone else with open ears. Still digesting Syro, I feel compelled to share this clip. It features a piano on a swing.
On Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at some point after 7pm, Aphex Twin‘s first album in 13 years leaked. Syro is playing right now, and I have a grin as big as the one below. Just as I start typing well past the halfway point of this album, a sudden dynamic bloom splits CIRCLONT14 wide open. … Continue reading First Thoughts on Aphex Twin’s Syro
Aphex Twin is dropping a new album for only the second time since I became a fan, and the first time I have been aware, this month. Since the neon blimp soared over London I’ve been excited beyond words. The build-up to this album has seen a newly unearthed side project from two decades ago, … Continue reading Aphex Twin – minipops 67 [120.2][source field mix]