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Aphex Twin - real name Richard D. James - hinted at the headline slot last week via a mysterious website that had little information on the site apart from “LONDON” splashed across the page.
His last performance took place nearly four years ago, when he played a headline show at Printworks.
Aphex Twin has played at the festival before, with a headline audiovisual show in 2017. Read Mixmag’s review of the performance here.
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Running on August 19 as part of All Points East festival, tickets are available for presale here.
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