The Weeknd has teased his first new solo song since releasing his blockbuster LP Beauty Behind the Madness—and it may or may not be his recently disclosed collaboration with Daft Punk. You can check out a short snippet of new music below via Abel’s Instagram—the video is all black,... Continue reading
The Playlist has compiled a list of the top film scores of the 21st century (so far). 1 Tron: Legacy should be much higher than #49...it is perhaps my favorite Daft Punk album. And I don't know how they left Philip Glass' fantastic score for The Hours off. Show More Summary
"I Can't Feel My Robot Helmet When I'm With You."
RIO 2016. Team LGBT’s Olympic medal count beat every country that criminalizes gay sex. “The publicly out gay, lesbian and bisexual Olympic athletes in Rio outperformed expectations, with 25 of the 53 publicly out athletes winning medals.…...Show More Summary
He Included The Information In His 'Boys Don't Cry' Zine.
It’s been more than three years since Daft Punk released their Random Access Memories album, and we haven’t heard much of them since. But now, it appears that they’re back to working, and that they’ve recruited a new hitmaking collaborator in the Weeknd. YourEDM points out that, in a recent hitmakers’-roundtable video for Billboard, Wendy […]
It has been a quiet couple years for Daft Punk since the release of 2013’s Random Access Memories. The landmark French electronic duo achieved the biggest success of their career with the album which went on to win the 2014 Grammy Album of the Year award, and they have remained characteristically enigmatic ever since. Until […]
What's so good? Let's be real, The Weeknd takes plenty of photos in and around music studios, so we can't jump to any conclusions about a collaboration between himself and Daft Punk based off of a picture of pair of toys posted to his...Show More Summary
Wendy Goldstein let slip on news of the session.
The Weeknd has reportedly been working on new music with Daft Punk, YourEDM points out. During a “hitmakers roundtable” hosted by Billboard last month, an executive from the Weeknd’s label Republic Records confirmed the news. Executive VP and head of urban A&R Wendy Goldstein was asked what artist she’d like to work with. Show More Summary
The trio convened for a session earlier this month.
Listen closely to “In Here Somewhere.”
Dam’nco owe more than a small debt of gratitude to Daft Punk (and the entire disco era) for plowing the fields for this kind of music, but that doesn’t make their funk-jazz track with a heaping help of analog synth and talkbox vocals any less awesome.
Sounds like: Daft Punk, Sebastien Tellier Song: Promises Ltd. - American Eyes What's so good? Only two tracks have been released by this band, and I think i'm already convinced they're one of the best things that'll come out of 2016. Granted, their quality comes as little surprised. Show More Summary
Watch As A Cute Ensemble Of Pidgeys Display The Lyrics To "Harder Better Faster Stronger."
Daft Punk action figures have come out in the past. In 2012, Daft Punk figures surfaced featuring the duo wearing their Random Access Memories gear. The latest Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo figures from Medicom depict...Show More Summary
New Daft Punk action figures? We're gonna celebrate. Toy company Medicom is releasing new Daft Punk figures that celebrate the duo's signature look to the fullest, complete with LED lights in the helmets. SEE ALSO: Mr. Potato Head received...Show More Summary
Japanese toymaker Medicom has announced a special edition release of Daft Punk figures, paying homage to their Discovery era in 2001. Medicom didn’t skip out on any minor details, ensuring that all parts of the figures were given top quality features, namely the realistic LED light-up helmets. Another interesting detail Medicom has tended to is the […]
Medicom has been creating Daft Punk figures for a while now, including versions of the secretive duo as they appeared promoting their latest album, Random Access Memories . But the toymaker is now introducing versions of the figures dating back to their 2001 album Discovery, which for the first time will include light-up helmets. Read more...
Look around these early summer mornings and everyone is running. They are running with run-buddies; running to Daft Punk or the Strokes or — admit it — Taylor Swift; running their favorite athleisure off. Ask any of these runners why they do it and chances are they’ll unflinchingly say, “Because ... More »