SO FAR THE SHORTLIST IS: Aphex Twin - Syro (Warp) Delorentos - Night Becomes Light (Universal Ireland) The Gloaming - The Gloaming (Real World) Hozier - Hozier (Rubyworks/ Universal) James Vincent McMorrow - Post Tropical (Faction) Sinead O' Connor - I'm Not Bossy, I'm The Boss (Nettwerk) Damien Rice - My Favourite Faded Fantasy (Warner Music) The Riptide Movement - Getting Through (Universal Ireland) U2 - Songs of Innocence (Island) We Cut Corners - Think Nothing (Delphi)
What does AFX stand for?
AFX stands for Aphex Twin (musician)
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We have 3 other meanings of AFX in our Acronym Attic
- Air Force World-Wide UTC Summary
- Australian Federation of Women Voters (est. 1921; now defunct)
- A Future without War (Dr. Judith Hand)
- Activator-Fixer-Wash-Wash (film processing)
- Air Force Wives Website
- Air Force Worldwide Military Command and Control System (USAF)
- Air Force Weather Weapon System
- Action Figure Xpress (online shop)
- Agence France/Extel Financial (financial news arm of Agence France-Presse)
- Animation Framework Extension (IEEE)
- Application Frameworks (Microsoft Foundation Class)
- Atypical Fibroxanthoma (a malignant or benign neoplasm of the connective tissue)
- Association François-Xavier Bagnoud
- Air Force Extended Intelligence Database
- Acre-Feet Per Year (engineering)
- Additional First Year (property depreciation)
- Adult Friends for Youth (est. 1985)
- Adventure for Youth (religious organization)
- All for You (band)
- Alternatives for Youth
Samples in periodicals archive:
Summary: When Lebanese musician RadioKVM first began to experiment with electronic music, he had heard of neither Tom Jenkinson nor Richard David James -- aka Squarepusher and Aphex Twin -- pioneering composers in the form.
His influences range from Talking Heads, Joy Division, Chemical Brothers and Aphex Twin.
TO fans of all things bleepy, the return of Richard D James, aka Aphex Twin is as thrilling as it gets.
APHEX TWIN: SYRO ONE can only imagine the incredulous reaction in many UK homes to the near hysteria that has greeted the return of Richard D James, aka Aphex Twin, in the national press these last few weeks.
The Not Squares clearly owe a debt to Aphex Twin for inspiring their sound, which combines minimalist electro with shouty sloganeering.
The Artus Informis gives an unconventional look at the human form, partly inspired by the video for the song Rubber Johnny by Aphex Twin, in which a deformed man dances so fast his body is blurred.
D Festival Soulwax, Calvin Harris, Goldfrapp, Leftfield, Aphex Twin etc.