Label: Source - none,Warp Records - none • Format: 2x, CDr Album, Promo • Country: France • Genre: Electronic • Style: IDM, Drum n Bass, Experimental
Drukqs stylised as drukQs is the fifth studio album by Aphex Twinthe alias of British electronic musician Richard D. James, released in on Warp. It is a double album compiled of tracks which James feared might leak after he left behind an MP3 player containing unreleased You Dont Even Know Me - Al Stewart - You Dont Even Know Me on a plane. Drukqs was released to divided reception, with many critics dismissing it relative to his earlier work.
Many track names are written in Cornish —for example, "Jynweythek" "Machine" —or are coded titles. Drukqs contains tracks dating back "seven or eight years", according to James, though most of the album was relatively new. Of the album's complex drum programmingJames said "it's quite similar to guitar solos, Bermuda Jeweler - Unknown Artist - Ancient Wonders with programming you have to use your brain.
The most important thing is that it should have some emotional effect on me, rather than just, 'Oh, that's really clever. InJames released the EP Computer Controlled Acoustic Instruments pt2featuring further computer-controlled instrumental tracks, as a sequel to Drukqs. At Metacritic Gwely Mernans - Aphex Twin - Drukqswhich assigns a normalised rating out of to reviews from mainstream critics, the album has received an average score of 66, based on 21 reviews.
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