Selected Ambient Works 85-92

Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works 85-92
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Based on 7 reviews
1992 Ratings: #21 / 345
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1992 Ratings: #2
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First experience with Aphex Twin. Ran across this on accident. I’m halfway into it, and I am blown away with the sound palette of this album. This thing has the absolute best fucking sounds bro. The sine bass, the spaced out drums.... it is just unreal

Aight finished it. Immediately replaying it. Issa fucking masterpiece
Fuck you Die Antwoord! You've completely ruined Ageispolis for me! Bastards!

And now, from my most abrasive review opener in ages, let's get into a album that literally is just cool noises.

Yep, it's time for me to finally, fucking FINALLY dip my toes into the large behemoth discography of Aphex Twin, who's name in the electronic world seems larger then life. A EDM Mozart if you will. People even from outside the relatively niche electronic circle can all agree that Aphex Twin is unlike any ... read more
[Genre: Ambient Techno]

Damn, this bumps in the whip.

I just love the sound of this thing. The industrial sound and sporadic compositions that make up this album are super chill and fun, and the more ambient touch to this album was an incredible idea. I don't really know what else to say other than this thing was super ahead of its time, and even though it sounds like something that could easily be made today, I think back when this was made it was just revolutionary. It may get repetitive, ... read more
Truly a masterpiece. Incredible production, atmospheric and chilling vibe, catchy beats, and it's over an hour long with no skips.
I just turned 19 today. So, to celebrate, I decided to put together a review for an album I forgot was my favorite electronic album of all time.

Yes, you read that right. The complete idiot that I am almost forgot that this was actually my favorite electronic album. You might've read that Björk's "Homogenic" was my favorite electronic album, but I edited it. This doesn't mean it didn't leave a huge impact on me, it's just that I've waited so long for an Aphex Twin (re)binge that ... read more
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Track List

  1. Xtal 
  2. Tha 
  3. Pulsewidth 
  4. Agiespolis 
  5. Green Calx 
  6. Heliopsphan 
  7. We Are The Music Makers 
  8. Schottkey 7th Path 
  9. Ptolemy 
  10. Hedphelym 
  11. Delphium 
  12. Actium
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Added on: October 13, 2012