Digeridoo (EP)

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Digeridoo
Digeridoovinyl.jpg
EP by
ReleasedMay 1992
Genre
Length25:15
Label Outer Rhythm / R&S Records RS 92001
Producer Richard D. James
Richard D. James chronology
Analog Bubblebath Vol 2
(1991)
Digeridoo
(1992)
Pac-Man
(1992)
CD cover
Digeridoo cd front.jpg

Digeridoo is an EP by the musician Richard D. James under the alias The Aphex Twin. All tracks were re-released on the 1995 Classics compilation. The tracks "Isopropophlex" and "Analogue Bubblebath" are reprints of tracks from the Analogue Bubblebath EP. "Digeridoo" was previously released as "Aboriginal Mix" on the Analog Bubblebath Vol 2 EP. "Flaphead" and "Phloam" are the only new tracks on the EP.

Contents

"Digeridoo" does not contain an actual didgeridoo sample. However, according to Simon Reynolds of Energy Flash, "eschewing samples, James labored for three days to concoct an electronic simulacrum of the primordial drone." [2]

The track "Flaphead" on the CD version of the EP is extended by about 20 seconds compared to the vinyl version (here titled "Flap Head").

Track listing

All tracks by Richard D. James.

CD version

No.TitleLength
1."Digeridoo" (Analogue Bubblebath 2)7:11
2."Analogue Bubblebath 1"4:44
3."Flaphead"7:00
4."Phloam"5:33

Vinyl version

Side A
No.TitleLength
1."Digeridoo"7:11
2."Flap Head"6:41
Side B
No.TitleLength
1."Phloam"5:33
2."Isoprophlex" (titled "Isopropanol" on Classics)6:23

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References

  1. Pattison, Louis (18 September 2014). "Aphex Twin – 'Syro'". NME . Retrieved 27 June 2016.
  2. Reynolds, Simon (2012). Energy Flash a Journey Through Rave Music and Dance Culture. New York: Soft Skull Press. p. 164. ISBN   9781593764777.