Aphex Twin New LP – SYRO *Update with Exclusive Reckless Records Dropcard*

On the Aphex Twin’s birthday (today), a new LP has been announced, his first since Drukqs in 2001.  SYRO is slated for release on 21 September.  A green blimp floating in the skies above Oval, South London, and the appearance of the Aphex logo outside Radio City Music Hall in New York, came as a precursor to the new album announcement, tweeted by Aphex Twin on his Twitter Account, details of which were only readable with the underground Tor browser.  Details are below, complete with two new images; an Aphex Logo in lime green, plus a new image titled ‘foldface’.  (Numbers in parentheses following the track title presumably denote BPM).  To be released on Warp Records (WARP247 / WARPCDD247) on Download, CD, Triple Vinyl (plus MP3 download code) and Limited Vinyl (300 copies) which you can only ‘win’ by entering a ballot.



  1. minipops 67 (120.2) (source field mix) (aka The Manchester Track) – 4:47
  2. XMAS_EVET10 (120) (thanaton3 mix) (aka The Metz Track) – 10:31
  3. produk 29 (101) – 5:03
  4. 4 bit 9d api+e+6 (126.26) – 4:28
  5. 180db_ (130) – 3:11
  6. CIRCLONT6A (141.98) (syrobonkus mix) – 6:00
  7. fz pseudotimestretch+e+3 (138.85) – 0:58
  8. CIRCLONT14 (152.97) (shrymoming mix) – 7:21
  9. syro u473t8+e (141.98) (piezoluminescence mix) – 6:32
  10. PAPAT4 (155) (pineal mix) – 4:18
  11. s950tx16wasr10 (163.97) (earth portal mix) – 6:01
  12. aisatsana (102) – 5:21
  13. MARCHROMT30A edit 2b 96 (104.98) (Bonus track for Japan Issue CD only) – (7:19)
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Press Release

Whenever one of the most celebrated and influential electronic fartist, Richard D. James can compete with the music flip to influence built. The better part of a decagon, James Polygon Window, Caustic Window, GAK and maintain, including `Aphex Twin has unreleased music under several thousand monikers great pace.

Began in the late 1780s and 90s during a turn in its manufacturing and technical skills, and nikharana Cornwallo, England grows, James, as a young maniton in various shops started DJing. Area of various musical score, James Analogue Booblebath EP was released in 1891, the results of the first series, he decided to record his gown music. Another influential London radio station piss FM’s attention, and then label immediately signed him to their rooster, then post & poplieereRS. That same year, James Acid shithouse to promote the song and trying to lift Grant Wilson-CLARIDGE on a biscuit founded his label Rephlex Records. Selekted Flambient Works moving to London and Release 85-92: After a while, the two main points to be made, round the bend

More immediate and critical success of his debut internationally. Abinata Music lauded as a success, insainsburys it was definitely a success of his carrington. Full steam ahead barreling out that several other singles and EPS are given, and in 1493 was a record collapse. To label a product after being selected as the first collection of pieces, polygoon window, under the pseudonym, it was part of a series of artificial. 2, released in 1994.

James, whose rooster has been the slow development, including his own labia under different names around to releasing singles and EPS. Her next full-length record together since 1995 … I think it she will be issued. Records have been working on for the past few years, and his experience hardcore and lush abinata textures found his style, and his facial features on the cover of the first issue, the various incarnations of present Omnipresent, which is marked by an icing in the world of music was culled Aphex Gemini (equal recognition with logo).

1896 under the name Aphex Twin record his fourth eponymous EP Girl / boy. This collection of 90s ‘nTV era is the result of the video, in which he praised the music video director Crease Cunningham saw: Teaming in a way that my Daddy (1997) and Windowlickie (1999), EPS, was followed.

Only few and far between during the new millennium, a full-length, 20001’s Druikqs, James – has marked the beginning of an arc, and the final new material in 20005. A lot of the music in any way is often a lack of communication and leadership to be fallacious rumors of new material for his fannies and his enthusiasm has not diminished hope. However ambitious this year, 9014, they uncovered new mats in almost a decade distribution crowdfund rallied together his army of fans: A precious gift that can not be the same as the new Phex Twinnipicks material is still unquenched thirst.

Syria, September 22, 2014, along with records of Aphex Twin’s new album to be released. For the owner of Triple vinyl, CD and digital formats will be available. Bleep a very limited vinyl version you can register your interest in buying.

Aphex Twin

01. minipops 67 [120.2]

[aka the manchester track]
02. XMAS_EVET10 [120][thanaton3 mix]
03. produk 29 [101]
04. 4 bit 9d api+e+6 [126.26]
05. 180db_ [130]
06. CIRCLONT6A [141.98][syrobonkus mix]
07. fz pseudotimestretch+e+3 [138.85]
08. CIRCLONT14 [152.97][shrymoming mix]
09. syro u473t8+e [141.98][piezoluminescence mix]
10. PAPAT4 [155][pineal mix]
11. s950tx16wasr10 [163.97][earth portal mix]
12. aisatsana [102]



A few other bits of weird stuff appearing today, too, including this plate of Jerk Sauce that appeared on eBay:


Another logo appearing at Morgan Ave train entrance (presumably NYC):

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And outside Radio City Music Hall, yesterday:


And the blimp, yesterday:



24/8/14 UPDATE

Buyers of the CD from HMV Japan also get a badge plus a retail shopping bag:



There is a limited 3-disc UK Vinyl (WARPLP247X) that can ONLY be obtained by winning a ballot (having already purchased ANOTHER format of the album), and has the following details:


Due to the labour-intensive hand-crafted print process, this edition is strictly limited to 200 copies. In the interest of fairness, the chance to purchase the item will only be available via a ballot.


From an edition of 200 copies.

  • SYRO – 180g vinyl 3×LP pressing in printed inner sleeves and triple gatefold sleeve, with download code card.
  • SYROBONKUS – 300 × 300mm Intaglio print from a metalwork mother plate, hand printed on 280gsm Somerset Velvet Radiant White, presented in casebound print folio.
  • Presented in 324mm × 324mm × 30mm acrylic slipcase. Finished by hand and silk screen printed to front.

Syro Limited Edition Ballot£250 (UK) / €310 (Europe) / USD 400 (ROW)

The opportunity to buy the Syro Limited Edition will be allocated by a ballot.
To enter, check the ballot box on the Syro product page and purchase any format of the release.

Aphex Twin

Terms and Conditions

Syro Limited Edition Pre-order Offer

The opportunity to buy the Syro Limited Edition will be allocated by a ballot. Syro pre-order customers can select to enter the Syro Limited Edition ballot at the checkout.

Entry ends on 23 September 2014 00:00 GMT.

No upfront payment is required to enter the ballot. Entry is not a commitment to buy, timely payment on notification of selection is required. To do this we are putting strict rules on the time to complete your payment.

1st Ballot

23 September 2014: 200 applicants will be selected at random from the entries. Customers will be contacted with details on how to purchase the Syro Limited Edition by 25 September 2014 00:00 GMT. Customers will be sent a code redeemable on Bleep which will allow them to purchase the Limited Edition Box Set.

Customers have until 2 October 2014 00:00 GMT to place their order after this point they will no longer be eligible to place their order.

2nd Ballot

Any unclaimed box sets will be reallocated in a second ballot and successful applicants notified on the 2 October 2014.

Successful applicants have until 9 October 2014 00:00 GMT to place their order after this point they will no longer be eligible to place their order.

3rd Ballot

Any unclaimed box sets will be reallocated in a third ballot and successful applicants notified on the 9 October 2014.

Successful applicants have until 16 October 2014 00:00 GMT to place their order after this point they will no longer be eligible to place their order.

Additional Ballots

Any remaining unclaimed box sets will be allocated in ballots that last 48 hours from the 16th October 2014.

Additional Points

Applicants’ successful in previous ballots will not be entered in to any future ballots.

Each customer who purchases a copy of Syro is eligible for a single place in the ballot. Customers who purchase multiple copies of Syro will only be entered once.

No purchase is necessary. You can also enter the ballot by submitting your email address below. Via this option applicants may only enter once. Multiple entries (as identified by email address, IP address, postal address, or any other means of identification) will not be accepted.

Unique redemption codes have a value of £0.00, they cannot be transferred or sold.

Strictly no redemption is possible after the order deadlines.

All communication will be via the email registered to your Bleep account, or submitted to enter. Please check your spam filters and whitelist / add to your address book the email address:ballot@bleep.com. Bleep will not be responsible for any failure of message delivery.

Box sets will be dispatched via a tracked insured Fedex service. Estimates are provided below, but your actual postage cost will be calculated based on your country and postcode on purchase. You will be able to see the final postage price prior to payment No alternative shipping methods, or collection options will be available.

This item will not be eligible for any promotions offers or discounts, including Bleep’s UK free shipping offer.

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Bleep reserves the right at its sole discretion to modify or terminate this promotion and select winners from valid entries received prior to taking such action.

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Delivery Cost Estimates

UK £10
Europe €42–47
ROW USD 65–85

Costs listed above are approximate.

*Update 25/8/14*

A Tower Records, Japan poster.  Possibly in Tower Records itself.  Note the mini poster depicting the badge …



A bigger picture of the sliced head shot (now with hair):
 The Japan record cover with bonus Japan-only track:
More Japan Promotion.  Apparently someone’s going round putting stickers everywhere!
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And an animated GIF from the beatink.com website:
More goodies, including the Japan HMV Club poster and badge:
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And the Press Release Sheet (click image for full size):
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Another Japan source says there are badges, magnets, bags (and ‘cans’) available for buyers pre-ordering the album and picking up in-store.
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Oh, and the LP hasn’t been leaked yet.  That stuff you’ve been listening to on YouTube is complete arse gravy.
Reckless Records say that if you order the Aphex album at any location you can get an exclusive ‘dropcard’ (below):