Aphex Twin’s first release in five years, Blackbox Life Recorder 21f / in a room7 F760, is coming to vinyl





Packed inside a six-panel fold out anamorphic diorama.

Aphex Twin has revealed the details of his first release in five years.

The four-track EP, titled Blackbox Life Recorder 21f / in a room7 F760, will be released via Warp on July 28.

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Listen to first cut “Blackbox Life Recorder 21f” below.

Alongside Weirdcore-designed artwork, the vinyl release will see the EP inside a printed inner sleeve, packed in a 6-panel fold out anamorphic diorama. See the packaging below.

The EP follows on from 2017’s Collapse, which also had visuals from Richard D. James’ long-time friend and collaborator Weirdcore. Speaking to The Vinyl Factory in 2017, Weirdcore compared working with Aphex Twin as “like working for a scientist”.

Blackbox Life Recorder 21f / in a room7 F760 is available to pre-order now ahead of its July 28 release.



1. Blackbox Life Recorder 21f
2. zin2 test5
3. in a room7 F760
4. Blackbox Life Recorder 22 [Parallax Mix]