"Girl / Boy" E.P.

Aphex Twin - "Girl / Boy" E.P.
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Based on 177 ratings
1996 Rank: #271
Liked by 18 people
August 19, 1996 / Release Date
EP / Format
Warp / Label
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Richard D. James’ Discography #39: "Girl / Boy" E.P.

This is such a cute EP! There’s three remixes of the deep cut, “Girl Boy” as well as three other tracks, so it’s pretty short but nevertheless entertaining. “Girl Boy” is a classic, and I’m glad the remixes did it justice, especially the NLS Mix which is the version that landed on “Richard D. James Album.” “Milk Man” really stood out to me because RDJ actually ... read more

Andrei
60

While Girl/Boy EP might be important, as it was Aphex Twin's first foray into drill and bass, most of the drill and bass tracks on here really aren't anything notable. Really the only song on here I'd say is better than okay is the opener, Girl/Boy (NLS Mix), which has a great mix of dense, intricate drill and bass and classical textures. Then there's the infamous Milk Man. Yes, is pretty amusing at first, but there's really no reason it needs to be 4 minutes long, as it gets old after a few ... read more

joshxxi
94

69 user score? Looks like I'll have to come over and 69 your mom for such a low score like that (and of course drink her milk too)

dodecahedrons_
76

Genuinely disturbing stuff. 10/10

connornicholas
83

An interesting EP from Aphex Twin. I like this format, a handful of remixes being thrown in with some new tracks. Girl / Boy Song wasn’t one of my favourites on Richard D. James Album, but this EP was really good. The first remix of Girl Boy is the best track on here and improves a lot on the original in my opinion. Milk Man is somehow not the strangest song Aphex Twin has made, but its pretty ridiculous, and I love it. There are four more very short songs, and they’re all very ... read more

WitherVideos
60

It’s fine. The vocal tracks get annoying pretty fast and the rest of the songs are very forgettable but it’s an alright EP.

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Track List

1Girl Boy (NLS Mix)
4:52
93
2Milk Man
4:08
86
3Inkey$
1:24
71
4Girl Boy (£18 Snarerush Mix)
1:57
72
5Beetles
1:31
78
6Girl Boy (Redruth Mix)
1:40
70
Total Length: 15 minutes
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