The flood of gems from the vault just keeps on coming.
You’d be forgiven for thinking we’d heard the last uploads to the user48736353001 SoundCloud account. After appearing early last week and swelling to 110 tracks, the user made everything downloadable over the weekend, leading us to assume Aphex Twin had exhausted his archive of DATs and cassettes.
It looks as if that might just be the start – over the past 12 hours another 30 tracks have been added. As well as more typical Aphex tracks like the self-explanatory ‘(mature raver)’ and dreamy ambient tones of ‘(watery big ez)’, there are oddities like ’33 Jonny Hawkes Broken Guitar [not Finished]’, which sounds a lot like some of the material on his recently released Computer Controlled Acoustic Instruments Pt2.
Check out the recently uploaded tracks, and if you need to get up to speed, listen to a handy playlist of the first 110 below. FACT’s Angus Finlayson also reviewed Computer Controlled Acoustic Instruments Pt2 earlier this week.
Update: Aphex has since added a further 10 tracks to the account.
Update, Feb 23: …And here’s another one: