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Daft Punk: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Daft Punk revived house music in the 90’s with a mix of danceable, organic, and original electronica. Their landmark album Homework launched the helmet-wearing duo into the mainstream. The group is currently teasing a tour, and with their current success collaborating with The Weeknd, we thought it was about time for 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know about Daft Punk.

The Weeknd: Echoes Of Silence

As promised, The Weeknd released the final piece of the 2011 trilogy late last night. Echoes of Silence is nine tracks, including a genius cover of Michael Jackson’s “Dirty Diana” and production from Clams Casino.

Stereogum Presents Cruel Summer 2011

Stereogum gives us a fantastic, two-volume mixtape, made just for summer. Featuring: The Weeknd, John Maus, YACHT, J Masics, Hooray For Earth, Cold Cave, Washed Out, and lots more.