Limerick
Aphex Twin (Musicians)
Aphex Twin (Richard David James, b. 1971) is an Irish producer of electronic music from Limerick. He grew up in Lanner, Cornwall. Together with Grant Wilson-Claridge Richard D. James founded the record label Rephlex Records in 1991. He releases also under the pseudonyms AFX, Caustic Window and Polygon Window. James is considered to be one of the most important and most influential producers of electronic music worldwide.
Aphex Twin in Reviews
Music Review | posted 21.08.2015
AFX
Orphaned Deejay Selek 2006-2008
Richard D. James has reanimated his AFX-Alias. Orphaned Deejay Selek 2006-2008« is a stringent, but not a convincing comeback from the acid-shredder-outlet.
Music Review | posted 26.01.2015
Aphex Twin
Computer Controlled Acoustic Instruments Pt.2 EP
On »Computer Controlled Acoustic Instruments Pt.2 EP«, Aphex Twin doesn’t only let the instruments speak for themselves – he also explores a new approach to Hip Hop.
Recent Articles
Music Column | posted 11.05.2021
Records Revisited
Grace Jones – Nightclubbing, 1981
Nightlife for androids: On »Nightclubbing«, along with one of the world’s leading rhythm sections, Grace Jones made sure that reggae and new wave would develop a new life of its own in 80’s pop.
Music Portrait | posted 12.05.2021
Arsivplak
The Past, Re-presented
Volga Çoban’s Arsivplak label and Arşivplak edit project are two sides of the same coin: his approach to Turkish funk, disco, pop, rock and jazz is archival on the one hand and strives to shed a new light on old sounds on the other.
Music Review | posted 07.05.2021
Niklas Wandt
Balearische Bibliothek
With »Balearische Bibliothek« Niklas Wandt once again creates music in which nature and civilization meet on equal ground.
Music Review | posted 07.05.2021
Electric Party
Play
With »Play« the label Knekelhuis releases nine tracks from the eighties of the Dutch band Electric Party.
Music News | posted 22.04.2021
Squarepusher
Reissue: »Feed Me Weird Things«
»Feed Me Weird Things,« Squarepusher’s debut released 25 years ago on Rephlex, will be reissued in an expanded edition on Warp Records on June 4, 2021.