Aphex Twin gewinnt Grammy für „Syro“

Richard D. James aka Aphex Twin hat bei den diesjährigen Grammy Awards den Preis für das beste Dance/Electronic Album mit nach Hause genommen. Sein Label Warp bedankt sich bei den Jury-Mitgliedern in einem offiziellen Statement:

„Over the weekend Aphex Twin’s ‚Syro‘ was awarded Best Dance/Electronic Album at the 57th Grammy Awards held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA. The awards are voted for by members of the Recording Academy, encompassing vocalists, conductors, songwriters, composers, engineers, producers, instrumentalists, arrangers, art directors, album notes writers, narrators, and music video artists and technicians. We would like to thank everyone who voted for the album.“