The 'Daft Punk Effect' - One Year On and Their Influence on Music
No doubt about it, ‘Get Lucky‘ ruled last summer. This time last year, the radios and stereos of the world were glittered with the sun kissed sounds of Daft Punk’s biggest hit yet, a move that propelled Pharell Williams from the sidelines into ubiquity. The following album received glowing reviews from everybody from Pitchfork to NME, who gave it a perfect rating, to Entertainment Weekly.
New feature, Label Focus, acts as a guide to the music label world of internet labels and subsidiaries, giving you the best releases from each.
PC Music are a fast rising internet label, who champion a melting pot of pop that channels sickingly cute jpop along with bubbly synths and a sweet as pie production drawing from glitch and wonky pop. The lyrics on the other hand rely on emoticons and…
As the mother of all festivals approaches, we select the acts we’d most like to see out of the mammoth line up on offer.
1. Lana Del Rey
While Lana was critically mocked for her live appearance at SNL in 2012, but since then she’s upped her game in terms of her live performance. What we’re really looking forward to is seeing how her new rock-driven material translates on stage along with her…