Daft Punk

The Weeknd Reveals A Brand New Album & Yeah… Daft Punk

Cue the hype train, The Weeknd is now in the station. The R&B/rap artist just announced the follow-up album to 2015’s breakout Beauty Behind The Madness and people are going absolutely nuts. The album will be titled STARBOY, and you can check out the album art from NABIL below. NEW ALBUM COVER / TITLE shot by NABIL Continue reading The Weeknd Reveals A Brand New Album & Yeah… Daft Punk

Daft Punk's iconic single 'Da Funk' to be released on gold vinyl – Dancing Astronaut

21 years ago, Daft Punk broke into the public consciousness with “Da Funk.” The French duo became hailed shortly afterward as dance music pioneers, cementing their place as icons in 1997 with their debut album Homework — a groundbreaking record rife with their famed combination of electro, house, and funk elements. “Da Funk,” along with their Continue reading Daft Punk's iconic single 'Da Funk' to be released on gold vinyl – Dancing Astronaut

Kaptain – People In Motion (Feat. Carly Jaquier) [Free Download] – Dancing Astronaut

As music production and consumption become increasingly digitized, analog synthesis has become somewhat of a rarity in electronic music. Arguably, the most striking uses of modular synthesis in the modern day can be seen in the music of glitch hop pioneers like Pretty Lights. San Francisco-based producer Stephen Kaplan is among the cadre of composers Continue reading Kaptain – People In Motion (Feat. Carly Jaquier) [Free Download] – Dancing Astronaut

GRiZ – PS GFY (Ft. Cherub) – Dancing Astronaut

In terms of the crossover between funk and electronic music, GRiZ is one of, if not the, most visible flag bearers. Between his own sax-inflected jams and curating his imprint All Good Records, the Michigan-based producer has managed to bring the genre firmly into the modern music landscape. With his new album Good Will Prevail on the horizon, Continue reading GRiZ – PS GFY (Ft. Cherub) – Dancing Astronaut

Listen To This Unreleased Daft Punk Track That'll Make You Miss The Old Daft Punk

Since establishing Daft Punk in 1994, Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo have released a surprisingly low number of remixes in their 22-year career. But now, thanks to Boys Noize, we’ve got our hands on another elusive Daft Punk rework that never officially saw the light of day. Last night on Sirius XM Electro, Boys Noize played a Continue reading Listen To This Unreleased Daft Punk Track That'll Make You Miss The Old Daft Punk

Listen to an unreleased Daft Punk remix in Boys Noize's new tribute set – Dancing Astronaut

Daft Punk have played a seminal role in the lives of many of today’s greatest producers. German techno and electro stalwart Boys Noize recently payed homage to the duo with a tribute mix to the work of Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo. More specifically, the mixtape honors their respective labels, Roulé and Crydamoure. Boys Noize said Continue reading Listen to an unreleased Daft Punk remix in Boys Noize's new tribute set – Dancing Astronaut

iPhone 7's Big Flaw, Die Antwoord "Breaking Up" & Crazy New Daft Punk Helmets [ICYMI]

This last week has seen an influx of news in the dance music world, from planned break ups, to Nocturnal Wonderland becoming a hot zone for arrests. We realize it’s almost impossible to keep up with everything going on, so to help you stay on top of all the happenings, we’ve compiled the most popular articles Continue reading iPhone 7's Big Flaw, Die Antwoord "Breaking Up" & Crazy New Daft Punk Helmets [ICYMI]

Check Out The Story Behind Daft Punk & Jay-Z's Long Lost Collab & Listen To It Here

Mitchell Leib, the president of music and soundtracks for Walt Disney Records, just revealed the secret story behind a scrapped collaboration between Daft Punk and Jay Z for Disney’s Tron: Legacy back in 2010. The track was eventually leaked in 2014, and the reason that it stayed unreleased might not be a huge surprise – it wasn’t that Continue reading Check Out The Story Behind Daft Punk & Jay-Z's Long Lost Collab & Listen To It Here