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Listen: Aphex Twin's new single is a weird, inviting return
Listen: Aphex Twin's new single is a weird, inviting return

In the 13 years since Aphex Twin last released an album, he's DJed at Coachella, watched a rare test pressing go for almost $50,000 on Ebay, and been championed by dubstep titan Skrillex, who said that "Flim" is his favorite song. Despite an absence of new material, Aphex Twin's stock hasn't dropped at all in contemporary electronica scenes. If anything, the artist born Richard D. James is more relevant than ever. He's a composer whose ear for wringing beauty out of strange synth sounds (along with his deep-web sense of humor) has profoundly shaped our current moment in dance music. His new albym "Syro" is due out at the end of September, but its...

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