These days, the Weeknd does a lot of collaborations with Daft Punk, but those French robots aren’t his only famous friends. As reported by Pitchfork, he’s appearing on the title track from Lana Del Rey’s new album Lust For Life, which she’s just released as a new single. Show More Summary
Lana Del Rey is joined by The Weeknd on “Lust For Life,” the title track and second single from her upcoming album. Previously: The Weeknd ft. Daft Punk – I Feel It Coming (Video) The post Lana Del Rey ft. The Weeknd – Lust For Life appeared first on Nah Right.
For electronic producers and DJs, a name can offer a new identity or a veil to hide behind. Daft Punk, Zomby, and DJ Stingray keep their faces physically obscured, while Aphex Twin and Burial maintain airs of mystery. The Queens, New...Show More Summary
Track: Aerodynamic | Artist: Daft Punk | Album: Aerodynamic Read more...
Blanca Li could not be busier: she is a dancer, film director and actress, and does choreography for stars like Beyonce and Daft Punk, and lots, lots more. There's opera, ad campaigns for Prada and Christian Louboutin, video, art installations. Show More Summary
Daft Punk creates their songs by extensively sampling records, mostly from the 70s and 80s. In some cases, bits of song are used relatively unchanged while others are chopped up and repeated to the point of being unrecognizable. Here...Show More Summary
Shot! The Psycho-Spiritual Mantra of Rock is a new documentary about iconic music photographer Mick Rock, who’s shot the likes of David Bowie, Lou Reed, Queen, Blondie, Iggy Pop, Daft Punk, and more. (Many of the most memorable shots...Show More Summary
Daftworld compiled some of the killer samples that Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter made their own. Full versions of the tracks heard here would make for a killer rare groove and disco DJ set!
The enigmatic electronic music duo Daft Punk has released a really interesting compilation of the songs they’ve sampled, naming both artist and title, alongside an example of how they incorporated that sample in their own music. Such artists include Sister Sledge, George Duke, Tavares, Little Anthony and the Imperials, ELO and Barry Manilow. via The […]
Sounds like: Boards of Canada, Jay Bharadia Song: Embee - MOONS What's so good? Okay so the intro to this song totally sounds like The Weeknd and Daft Punk's "Starboy." But the similarity stops there. This song, in fact, is far more reminiscent of Boards of Canada. Show More Summary
Sampling is a fine art. Sometimes, not a lot needs to be done—James Brown’s “Funky Drummer” break can be repeated ad infinitum, for example. Other times, the sample can be warped and phased to be indistinguishable from its source, or cut from a tiny snippet that would’ve been unremarkable to less trained ears. Show More Summary
Have you ever found yourself listening to some classic 70s funk, rock, or disco and suddenly recognized a portion of the song you swear you’ve heard elsewhere? As YouTube’s Daftworld reveals, it was probably in a Daft Punk track, given the duo’s almost bizarrely impressive ability to turn classic samples into electro… Read more...
Daft Punk are true maestros, but so much of what they’ve achieved wouldn’t have been possible if it weren’t for the funk, soul, and disco songs which provided sampling material for so many of their tunes. Daftworld compares some original tracks with Daft Punk’s remixes.
Think Daft Punk meets skydiving.
Nobody has had sex in space. That’s NASA’s official line, anyway. But if NASA is serious about establishing a human colony on Mars, then, as Daft Punk sang in slightly different words, those Martian colonists will have to get lucky. Because of the lack of gravity in outer space, having sex would be...
Sources told Page Six that "They are working out logistics."
The Weeknd’s second collaboration with Daft Punk has been bestowed with a gloriously retro sci-fi video courtesy of director Warren Fu. The richly layered track and its accompanying video bring back memories The King of Pop himself.
The Weeknd is back with yet another one…and we’re loving this one. It’s somewhat less raunchy than we’ve come to expect from Abel, but it’s a good switchup. Are you feeling it? YouTube