Dance Music Symphony is a newly announced album that will present orchestral covers of dance/EDM songs by Daft Punk, Aphex Twin, Massive Attack, the Knife, Skrillex, Underworld, Swedish House Mafia, and more. The covers have been arranged by Scandinavian composer Hans Ek, and will be performed by the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic. Show More Summary
The London Event Series Is Curated By UNKLE’s James Lavelle.
Crowning a definitive “Song of the Summer” is something of an annual tradition—one that started long before Iggy got fancy, Daft Punk got lucky, or Robin Thicke blurred the lines between inspiration and infringement. But celebratingShow More Summary
Somerset House in London is hosting an exhibition of art inspired by filmmaker Stanley Kubrick. “Daydreaming with Stanley Kubrick” runs from July 6 through August 24, and will feature contributions from Daft Punk member Thomas Bangalter, Carl Craig, and more, as Consequence of Sound points out. Show More Summary
Daft Punk, Carl Craig, Jarvis Cocker, and nearly 60 other contributors will present an exhibition dedicated to the life and works of the late director Stanley Kubrick. The show, called “Daydreaming With Stanley Kubrick,” will run from July 6 – August 24 at the Somerset House in London. According to the Somerset House website, “Participating artists have been invited […]
Jarvis Cocker and Beth Orton also involved in London's Daydreaming with Stanley Kubrick.
Pulp frontman Jarvis Cocker and UK songwriter Beth Orton will also participate.
Sounds like: Drake, Chance The Rapper, Chet Porter Song: K?d - Show Me (Ft. Rahn Harper) What's so good? With impressive remixes of artists like Daft Punk and GTA, I am genuinely wondering: who IS the enigmatic producer K?d? After hearing...Show More Summary
My band C5 rehearsing Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky” last night and trying to get that Nile Style guitar part as close as possible to the original song. Basically, the chords are Bm, D, F#m, E, with the usual Chic cleverness of not playing whole chords and doing something neat with the transitions, so there’s a […]
It’s going to be a weird feeling when an artist I’ve loved from the get-go drops off the face of the earth only to return 16 years later. Recently, a craze has swept over music where beloved bands return in grand (Daft Punk, My Bloody Valentine) and not so grand (Pixies, Modest Mouse) fashion, even... Continue reading
Five Creative Directors And Graphic Illustrators Critique Designs For Daft Punk, Kygo, And More.
Nicholas Riddell captured footage in Orlando of a private performance that the a capella group, Pentatonix, put on for him during their 2016 tour. Thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, Nicholas was able to hear a live version of Pentatonix’s amazing medley of Daft Punk hits. To keep the good news rolling, Riddell mentioned that he […]
This Saturday, the Eurovision Song Contest is being aired in the U.S. for the first time, and anyone whose idea of Europop is “99 Luftballons” or Daft Punk or even Giorgio Moroder, lower your expectations now. If you’ve ever been toShow More Summary
Black Moth Super Rainbow leader Tobacco has a new album called Sweatbox Dynasty coming out this summer, and today he shares its lead single. “Gods In Heat” is what could happen if a really clever producer wanted to channel Daft Punk and the Black Keys at the same time. It’s a dark, dramatic psych-pop track, […]
Sounds like: Madeon, Daft Punk, Bee's Knees Song: Wingtip - Eventually What's so good? Picture your perfect day. Mine starts with a cup of Yerba Maté followed by a long trail run though the forest. I'd drive to an unfamiliar city by the ocean and spend the day exploring small cafés, shops and used book stores. Show More Summary
Sounds like: SMLE, Porter Robinson, What So Not, Slumberjack Song: Daft Punk - Doin It Right (k?D Remix) What's so good? When a remix of a classic track like this pops in my inbox, two thoughts come to mind. This is either going to blow or it's either going to be fucking dope. Show More Summary
Sounds like: Daft Punk, The Knocks, Manila Killa, Classixx Song: Morgan Page - Safe Til Tomorrow (Ft. Angelika Vee) (Bee's Knees Remix) What's so good? Almost a year ago, Morgan Page teamed up with vocalist Angelika Vee to create the...Show More Summary
After a few warm-up shows, LCD Soundsystem made their official official grand return at Coachella, headlining Friday night. Among their own songs, like "Daft Punk is Playing at My House," "Tribulations" and "All My Friends" they also paid tribute to the late David Bowie by covering "Heroes" as the penultimate number in the set... Continue reading…
We Made An Infographic To Show What Windup Monkeys And Daft Punk Have In Common,
Sounds like: Silversun Pickups, Jason Bentley Song: Justin Jay & Friends - What Do You Want (Ft. Josh Taylor & Benny Bridges) What's so good? There's the reverberated lead vocal that sounds like a darker version of that Daft Punk robot vocal they love to use. Show More Summary