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I still care Richard, whether you do it or not...

My purpose here is not to write a review of Syro, Aphex Twin’s latest album, as there’s already way too much stuff on the web about it and I won’t be adding anything more useful or interesting. 1,025 more words

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Aphex Twin's Syro: What Else to Say?

Aphex Twin, for the few that may not know of him, is Richard D. James, one of the most revered electronic artists of all time. He’s built up an impressive library of aliases spanning different eras of music and styles since the 80’s, and cultivated a sort of cult of secrecy about him like: disdaining any interviews and giving flippant, cryptic answers for the few he humoured. 1,032 more words


Autechre - Nuane

The Autechre of 1997’s ‘Chiastic Slide’ album could be seen as an act in transition. This was the album after ‘Tri Repetae’ (1995), which was all rigid hulking metallic Electro; and before material like ‘Confield’ and ‘Draft 7.30′, which was post-Electro with very little to hold onto. 96 more words