Aphex Twin Finally Breaks His Legendary Silence About The 2016 US Election

Aphex Twin’s first North American live show in eight years is happening at the Day For Night festival in Austin next month. Today, Richard D. James is promoting that gig with a typically weird video message riffing on the 2016 presidential election. It features a bunch of pitched-up, visually distorted footage backed by increasingly intense IDM skitters and burbles, and it will definitely put you in an Aphex Twin headspace. Watch below.