Daft Punk

TIFF 2014's Must-See Music Films

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kurchak | Posted 07.24.2014 | Canada Music

The Toronto International Film Festival announced the first batch of films that will be a part of the 2014 edition of the festival earlier today, and ...

Please Don't Workout To These Songs

HuffPost Canada Music | Sarah Kurchak | Posted 03.10.2014 | Canada Music

There are two ways in which it makes sense to work as a music journalist and a fitness instructor at the same time: 1. The hours can sometimes com...

Broken Bells 'Naive' About Using The 'D' Word In Their Album Title

HuffPost Canada Music | Sarah Kurchak | Posted 03.06.2014 | Canada Music

When Shins frontman James Mercer and wunderkind producer Danger Mouse (aka Brian Burton), collectively known as Broken Bells, decided to name their so...

Joshua Ostroff

The 20 Best Songs Of 2013

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 12.31.2013 | Canada Music

The album may remain music's première product -- and we found 68 albums well worth raving about this year -- but aside from Beyonce's album-only sale...

Best Electronic Albums, Songs Of 2013

HuffPost Music Canada | Benjamin Boles | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Music

If there were any lingering suspicions that the 2012 mainstream breakthrough of EDM in North America was a one-time fluke, 2013 proved that there was ...

Joshua Ostroff

Nile Rodgers Shares (Random Access) Memories Working With Daft Punk

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 08.21.2013 | Canada Music

Nile Rodgers was once a household name thanks to the mainstream success of his iconic disco group Chic and their multi-million-selling smashes "Le Fre...

Stephen Colbert Daft Punk'd By MTV, Rescued by Robin Thicke

HuffPost Canada Music | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 08.08.2013 | Canada Music

Stephen Colbert has taken to staging an annual StePhest Colbchella musical extravaganza. Last year featured The Flaming Lips, Grizzly Bear, Santigold...

WATCH: Robots LOVE Daft Punk

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 07.23.2013 | Canada Alberta

A video of robot musicians performing on the streets of Edmonton, complete with dancers and onlookers, has gone viral. The video, shot by YouTube...

How Is NASA Linked To Kanye, Pink Floyd, Daft Punk And Psy?

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 07.11.2013 | Canada Music

NASA recently launched the Iris spacecraft to explore the sun, but the mission patch logo looked pretty familiar to Pink Floyd fans. That sent us on o...

Tiësto Disses Daft Punk

HuffPost Canada Music | Vish Khanna | Posted 06.28.2013 | Canada Music

During Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas, EDM superstar Tiësto had the great thrill of meeting electronic music pioneer Giorgio Moroder, who has b...

Daft Punk Did More Than "Get Lucky" With This Hit

Will Straw, PhD | Posted 08.11.2013 | Canada Music
Will Straw, PhD

I'm just back from a one-week European swing. As I moved from airport, to train station, to restaurant, to hotel, I was followed everywhere by Daft Punk's "Get Lucky," the ubiquitous song of the moment. The inescapability of "Get Lucky" is part of the story.