The ascent of Daft Punk into the most upper echelons of pop culture royalty is one of the most remarkable rises in music history. It is the story of two punkish boys (Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo) from a privileged Parisian life working their way through a subculture dismissed as drug-fueled hedonism who would […]
Also Featuring MikeQ And Rizzla, Sporting Life, And A Daft Punk Tribute.
You're Probably Going To Hear A Lot About How This Album "introduced House Music To The Masses"—it Didn't.
When Daft Punk's debut album, Homework -- which celebrates its 20th anniversary tomorrow -- was new, I hated it. I had a standard joke about it: It was the opening thump-click drumbeats from Nine Inch Nails' "Closer" repeated over and over again for 78 minutes. Which is to say: It was house music. And I'd…
“If The Robots Won't Do Alive 2017, Then Teachers 2017 Is The Next Best Thing On Earth.”
Sounds like: Pépe Bradock, St Germain, Mézigue Song: Folamour - Love Frequencies What's so good? There are two distinct threads running through French house music -- the filter house popularized by the likes of Daft Punk and Stardust;...Show More Summary
It’s been rumored for months but it looks as if Daft Punk is about to finally embark on their Alive Tour. A viral video was discovered by a reddit user last night, which teases a countdown to the 20th anniversary of Homework. The title of said video? ALIVE 2017. And it ends with the Daft […]
(PG-13: Language) DJ Flipboitamidles mashed up C418’s remix of the Stranger Things title theme with The Weeknd and Daft Punk’s megahit Starboy, resulting in a more textured darkwave track. The lyric video is dope too.
Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams. Read more...
The Two Were Introduced By Rapper Kendrick Lamar.
Dear Arcade Fire, Vampire Weekend, Nicki Minaj, Daft Punk, LCD Soundsystem, Lorde, Haim, Sufjan Stevens, the National, Taylor Swift, St. Vincent, Jay Z, Grizzly Bear, the xx, Fleet Foxes, Tame Impala, Lana Del Rey, Spoon, Phoenix, Gorillaz,...Show More Summary
While The Weeknd and Daft Punk rule, Machine Gun Kelly and Camila Cabello hit a new high.
The Robots' collaboration with The Weeknd, "Starboy", reaches the top of the charts.
Back in 2013 the only two songs you were ever likely to hear outside the confines of your home were Pharrell’s feel-good earworm, “Happy,” and “Get Lucky,” Daft Punk’s collab with the aforementioned Williams and Nile Rodgers. Amazingly enough the latter only reached as high as No. 2 in the billboard charts and Daft Punk […]
The Duo's Collaboration With The Weeknd Dethroned Rae Sremmurd.
The track marks Daft Punk’s first time at the top spot.
Daft Punk finally got lucky with a No. 1 track. The French electronic duo have reached the top of the Billboard Hot 100 after nearly 20 years of waiting, with the Weeknd's "Starboy," on which they're the featured artist. (Believe it or not, "Get Lucky" never reached the top spot ... More »
The Weeknd's big 2016 hit "Starboy," which features Daft Punk, finally clinched the #1 slot on Billboard's Hot 100 after spending eight nonconsecutive weeks at #2. This marks Daft Punk's first #1 song on the chart; their last huge and inescapable hit, 2013's "Get Lucky," only ever made it to #2. This is the Weeknd's…
Congrats are in order for The Weeknd and Daft Punk – their hit song “Starboy” has just risen to #1 on the Billboard Hot 100. The track, which is the title cut from his new album, is now the 26-year-old hit-maker’s third Hot 100 #1. He first reigned with “Can’t Feel My Face” for three [...]
Almost half a year ago, Medicom Toy released one of the most detailed iterations of their Daft Punk toys ever in the form of a set featuring light-up LED helmets. Now, the dynamic electronic music duo is returning once again in toy form, this time dressed up in smooth black. As always with Medicom figures, […]