May 172011

What is it about Daft Punk songs that makes for great cross-genre instrumentals? Last month we saw a college orchestra play a knockout Daft Punk medley, and back in December we watched a classical guitar quartet mash together “Around the World” and “Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger.” Túcan was the group’s name, and now they’re back with an encore. Continue reading »

Dec 072010

Daft Punk’s long-awaited Tron: Legacy soundtrack album drops stateside today. Though the reviews have been middling – general consensus: too much soundtrack, not enough Daft Punk – we celebrate their return anyway by bringing you a fantastic world-music medley of “Around the World” and “Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger.” Continue reading »