Caustic Window LP sells for $46,300

2014-06-25 by Alex Carlson | 11 Comments
After 100 bids on eBay, an extremely rare physical copy of the unreleased Caustic Window LP was auctioned off to none other than Markus "Notch" Persson, best known as
the creator of the gaming phenomenon Minecraft. Persson spent $46,300 on the vinyl copy.

Before the news broke, Persson posted a cryptic tweet on his Twitter page reading: "So I kinda paid a lot for a double LP from the '90s.."

Caustic Window was one of the aliases of electronic artist Aphex Twin. The LP recently earned digital release through its successful Kickstarter campaign, where more than 4000
people (all of which donated $16 or more to the campaign) were given digital copies. The album was also uploaded for streaming on Youtube later that week.

Tagged: Caustic Window

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Deviant.
Staff Reviewer
June 25th 2014
31876 Comments


Creator of Minecraft enjoys 90s IDM? Why am I not surprised lol

GringoSuave89
June 25th 2014
1088 Comments


Righteous

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PappyMason
June 25th 2014
2456 Comments


Value for money...

YourDarkAffected
June 25th 2014
1709 Comments


And I was just listening to Caustic Window while playing Minecraft the other day. Weird.

Omaha
Staff Reviewer
June 25th 2014
10469 Comments


Creator of Minecraft enjoys 90s IDM? Why am I not surprised lol

Yehh the game's score makes a lil more sense now

PostMesmeric
June 25th 2014
440 Comments


Now I'm only gonna listen to this album when playing Minecraft.

Dancedrewdance
June 25th 2014
1169 Comments


This is stupid , bands stupid, you are all stupid

How do you tame a horse in minecraft?

PostMesmeric
June 25th 2014
440 Comments


There are a number of news stories on gaming sites about this, all of which have people in the comments saying either "who is Aphex Twin?" or "this dubstep sucks." True story.

someguest
June 26th 2014
22933 Comments


Creator of Minecraft enjoys 90s IDM? Why am I not surprised lol


Enjoy IDM or lose virginity. Pick one and only one.

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Relinquished
June 26th 2014
28348 Comments


lose your virginity then enjoy idm

in da mouth

Digging: Chelsea Wolfe - Abyss

PostMesmeric
June 26th 2014
440 Comments


Lose your virginity to IDM. If your partner digs that stuff, keep them.



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