1. Vintage magazine asks - “MIDI: key to paradise or devil’s work?” #MIDI #1985 #runforthehills (at Ableton HQ)

     

  2. "The absolute epitome of awkward-bugger, hyper-technical, eternally-abstracting electronic experiementation – two Rochdale b-boys who moved from maximalist electro/rave through to impossibly complex audio sculptures that equal of anyone from the canon of 20th century academic electronic music for innovation and weirdness."
    — 

    FACT Mag on Autechre’s “Flutter” - the aptly picked #1 IDM track on their top 100 list (Aphex Twin at #2, of course - it had to be one of the two of them in the top slot). 

    Read the full list

     
  3. "MIDI: key to paradise or devil’s work?"
    From a music magazine, circa 1985.

     
  4. Aphex Twin - “MARCHROMT30A edit 2b 96 [104.98]”

    Japanese bonus track from Syro. Pretty great, much like the rest of the album.

     
     

  5. Philip wins the Internet (and the hearts of all IDM dorks) with this in-depth Aphex Twin interview.

     

  6. Astro:Dynamics continue to impress - been loving this new Sophia Loizou album.

     
  7. There’s the full set, then.

    And yes, I get the irony of a band of vinyl enthusiasts and a digital collection.

     
  8. New Shellac album out this week!

     
     
  9. echophon:

    Parallax Inversion

    (via fyprocessing)

     
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