Inspired by the IDM Electronic Music musicians he grew up with, especially Aphex Twin, along with many other Electronic Music artists he came to appreciate and cherish such as Squarepusher, Autechre, Kraftwerk, Tangerine Dream, Burial, and Flying Lotus, nairboman makes music with an acknowledging, appreciative eye towards the past and an eager, explorative eye towards the future.
What does AE stand for?
AE stands for Autechre (band)
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AUTECHRE Oversteps Although they operate at the edge of a sonic abyss that's challenging at the edge and unlistenable at the centre, techno ins Rob Brown and Sean Booth etheless have their followers.
I was into pirate radio so I would play things like Shut Up & Dance or Autechre," he says.
Tracks such as the coldly metallic "Tauhid" are as akin to, say, the off-world abstract dynamics of electronica mainstays Autechre as to anything obviously associated with dub's organic pulse.
Taking the discordant blips and beeps of leftfield pioneers such as Squarepusher and Autechre and utilising a whole heap of catchy choruses and riffs to break them down into delicious digestive pop nuggets, Hot Chip are the perfect party band to entertain a Geordie crowd.
As Ms MacGregor was performing Bach at Brinkburn, the likes of Autechre, Pixel, Monolake and Cathode were entertaining on board the German former fishing vessel MS Stubnitz berthed at Newcastle Quayside.
Incorporating the introduction of programmed electronics into the band's sonic arsenal Radiohead now found more inspiration in left field electronic acts like Aphex Twin and Autechre than the likes of Elvis Costello, REM and The Smiths who helped mould their early sound.