Artist of the Week: Daft Punk


Artist of the Week: Daft Punk


Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter team up to pay tribute to the late 1970s and early 1980s era of music with their new album 'Random Access Memories'.

It's been a while since Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter release new music. Eight years after "Human After All", the Daft Punk duo will finally release a proper studio album "Random Access Memories" set for May 21 in the United States.

In their 20-year history, the Homem-Christo/Bangalter duo has redefined electronic music, pioneered the live dance concert experience and shaped Pop culture. In the new effort, the house music act stays true to their roots with a boast of guests like Pharrell Williams and Julian Casablancas.

The Neptunes' member assisted the group in their lead single "Get Lucky". The song brought those three to rule the chart in U.K., becoming the duo's first No. 1 hit. It additionally reached No. 14 in the United States, marking the duo's first ever top 40 hit on the chart.

"Random Access Memories" is not just any electronic-music album. The Daft Punk creation differs from the other efforts as it pays tribute to the late 1970s and early 80s era of music in the United States, particularly the sound of Los Angeles recordings of the period.

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Aaron Hernandez Allegedly Left Suicide Note for His Jailhouse Gay Lover
  2. Khloe Kardashian Flashes Lace Bra and Panties. See Her Red Hot Look!
  3. 'X-Men: Dark Phoenix' and Release Date Officially Announced
  4. 'Avatar' Sequels Release Dates Unveiled
  5. Jaden Smith Plans to Release K-Pop Single This Year
  6. 'Dancing with the Stars' Features Shocking Elimination on 'Boy Bands and Girl Groups' Night
  7. Find Out Kim, Khloe and Kourtney Kardashian's Biggest 'Lies' in New Tell All
  8. George and Amal Clooney Reportedly to Spend Over $1 M on a Royal-Like Delivery Experience
  9. Aaron Hernandez's Male Prison Lover Is Allegedly Revealed, Lawyer Denies Gay Rumor
  10. Moving on From Kylie Jenner? Tyga Caught Hugging Justin Bieber's Ex Jordan Ozuna

CELEBS PHOTO