Sounds like: The Chainsmokers, Daft Punk, Cut Copy Song: Slaptop - Sunrise What's so good? Slaptop's "Sunrise" popped up on my radar a couple months back while working on the premiere of his latest track "Away." Somehow it passed meShow More Summary
Photo by Nabil BBC Worldwide France's new documentary about Daft Punk, Daft Punk Unchained, recently aired on the French TV station Canal+. The entire thing is now streaming below in French via NME. Currently, it's only available without subtitles. Show More Summary
According to Chic's Nile Rodgers, he and Keith Urban are recording together. In a recent interview, the funk guitarist, producer and songwriter of hits like Sister Sledge's "We Are Family" and Daft Punk's Grammy-winning "Get Lucky" revealed that he and the country star have cut a pair of songs. The two first...
Back in 2013, Wilco kicked off their Solid Sound Festival with a set entirely comprised of fan-requested covers—a 27-song extravaganza in which the band played favorites by Daft Punk, Television, the Rolling Stones, and more. Perhaps...Show More Summary
Mia Hansen-Løve’s Eden opens this weekend — her new film set during the EDM scene in ’90s France. It features portrayals of several real-life DJs, including Daft Punk’s Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter. For anyone heavily into the club scene during this time, Eden will surely feel somewhat nostalgic. Show More Summary
by PSquared So far this has been a pretty good year for films revolving around music, both in documentary and dramatic form. The Wrecking Crew and Love and Mercy to name two. Adding to those and opening today (6/19) on...
Heder and Bangalter in 'Réality' One of the great mysteries of our time, up there with Easter Island and the Pyramids, is what do Daft Punk look like without their masks. Sure, there are pictures out there, but what if...
The robot willingly removes his helmet.
Thomas Bangalter of Daft Punk has made a rare unmasked appearance in the new film Reality, as DJ Mag Canada points out. Directed by Quentin Dupieux (who records music as Mr. Oizo), Reality is available now on-demand. Dupieux had stated in February that one member of Daft Punk would appear in the film. Show More Summary
Back before electronic music caught on with mainstream American audiences, it was going through a major creative renaissance in France in the late ’90s. Artists like Daft Punk and Cassius were defining the sub-genre known as nu-disco, or French touch. Show More Summary
Following the history of the music scene that produced Daft Punk The post Mia and Sven Hansen-Love on Their EDM Drama, Eden appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
At 75, disco pioneer Giorgio Moroder has more work than ever thanks to a pair of French robots. The post Giorgio Moroder Is Back, Baby (Thanks to Daft Punk) appeared first on WIRED.
“Forget “Touch,” “Instant Crush,” or even “Get Lucky” — the best love song on Daft Punk’s Grammy-winning 2013 album Random Access Memories is “Giorgio by Moroder,” a labyrinthine, freewheeling, and strange duet between a man and the machine he’d use to change pop music forever. The man is the legendarily... More »
For reasons unknown to mankind, there has never been an official documentary about Daft Punk. Maybe it's because they are the world's most secretive duo since George Nelson and Lady Hamilton, or maybe it's because they're too busy being in loads of adverts for stuff. Show More Summary
The BBC film that will chart the rise of the robots will feature talking heads from the rappers, and many more.
Daft Punk's mystique — the robot masks, the disinterest in interviews – has been intertwined in their persona since they formed in 1993. Now BBC Worldwide France is shedding some unexpected light on the French electronic duo with the new documentary Daft Punk Unchained, which explores the two-decade journey of Thomas...
BBC has announced the release of Daft Punk Unchained, the first documentary about the French electronic duo. The film was directed by Hervé Martin Delpierre, and co-written by Delpierre and Marina Rozenman. It’ll trace the band’s rise and follow them all the way to their victory at the 2014 Grammy Awards, and will feature “extracts […]
Photo by Nabil Last summer, BBC Worldwide France announced it was working on a documentary about Daft Punk. Now, the documentary has a name—Daft Punk Unchained—and a release date. It'll air on French TV station Canal+ on June 24. Directed...Show More Summary