Daft Punk Archive

21 Jun 2017

Daft Punk co-wrote a track with an Aussie band!

Parcels – a group made up  Jules Crommelin, Patrick Hetherington, Noah Hill, Anatole Serret and Louie Swain –  might not come to mind instantly, however this young Aussie group are clearly in the ‘making big waves’ business after
20 Jun 2017

Watch orchestra cover Daft Punk’s ‘Harder Better Faster Stronger’

Words by Tanya Bonnie Rae  Daft Punk’s iconic ‘Harder Better Faster Stronger’ gets an orchestral re-work, marking the song’s 16th year anniversary. The Radio Dance Orchestra Ehrenfeld (Germany’s Rundfunk-Tanzorchester Ehrenfeld) recently performed a cover the French electronic duo’s timeless ‘Harder
13 Jun 2017

Toro Y Moi shares vibrant music video and reveals new album!

Toro Y Moi has revealed he has a new album on the way, an announcement that came paired with the release a vibrant new music video for the album’s lead single ‘Girl Like You’. The Berkeley based
7 Jun 2017

The ‘Daft Hands’ video just turned 10-years-old

One the most notorious and earliest viral trends to rattle the internet was focused around the classic Daft Punk track ‘Harder Better Faster Stronger’, and began with the ‘Daft Hands’ video. The simple, yet effective video displayed
17 May 2017

The Weeknd’s ‘Starboy’ Video Surpasses 1 Billion YouTube Views

The Weeknd hits a billi. While Abel continues his “Starboy: Legend the Fall Tour” across North America, his Daft Punk-assisted “Starboy” video surpasses the 1 billion view milestone on YouTube. Released in September last year, the cinematic
16 May 2017

Beyoncé Leads BET Awards Nominations

Queen Bey reigns again. Beyoncé leads the 2017 BET Awards nominations with seven, including nods for Best Female R&B/Pop Artist, Best Collaboration (“Freedom” with Kendrick Lamar), Video the Year (“Sorry”), and Album the Year (LEMONADE). Following Bey
9 May 2017

A Classic Daft Punk Sample Has Finally Been Discovered

Daft Punk have been known for their carefully selected sampling, and as any fan their older albums would argue, they deserve the kudos. However, some their finest works are still stacked with unknown samples, with origins that
27 Apr 2017

The 90s Were A Weird But Wonderful Time For Dance Music

Generally speaking, the 90s go down as one the strangest decades in history. Be it in terms the style, the movies or – in this case – the music; the 90s were just super fucking odd in all
13 Apr 2017

​Prozzäk’s Simon and Milo The Exclaim! Questionnaire

Rewind to 1999: A pre-9/11 world is enjoying economic prosperity, small (but dumb) cell phones and every imaginable colour pants. But there are two Canadian cartoon characters that will never quite be happy: the despondent, perpetually lovelorn
10 Apr 2017

Drake Leads Billboard Music Awards Nominations

There are more trophies in Drake’s future. The More Life rapper leads the nominees for the 2017 Billboard Music Awards. The 6 God, along with The Chainsmokers, racks up 22 nominations ahead this year’s May 21 event.