As suspected, Flying Lotus is the man behind mystery rap act Captain Murphy. Draped in a gold cape, Lotus performed as Murphy last night at The Airliner in LA. The promised, deluxe edition of Murphy's Duality tape, originally released as a video collage, was shared in conjunction with the appearance; download it here. Following the reveal, Lotus enjoyed a laugh:
HahAhHAHaaha— Flying Lotus (@flyinglotus) November 29, 2012
A video for "Tiny Tortures," a track from Lotus' LP Until the Quiet Comes,
is set to be released today was also released today. It stars Elijah Wood, who plays a magnetic, one-armed man. Watch below, via Warp.
(Image via J Thelonious)