Daft Punk collectibles sales have soared following the duo's split.
Just one week after Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo AKA Daft Punk announced that they were splitting up after 28 years in the business, sales of Daft Punk collectibles have sky rocketed.
A Daft Punk tribute mix aired on BBC Radio 1 this weekend.
Following the shock announcement last week that Daft Punk would be parting ways after 28 years, Brighton's Dance System joined Radio 1 on Friday (26th) for 'an emotional and flawlessly mixed journey' through the discography of the legendary duo.
Daft Punk album sales have increased 2,650% after the duo's split.
On Monday this week (22nd), French duo Daft Punk, made up of Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo, announced they would be calling it quits after 28 years in the business.
Daft Punk’s ‘Homework’ and ‘Alive 1997’ will be reissued on vinyl this month.
The duo’s 1997 debut LP, ‘Homework’, and a 45-minute live performance recorded at Q Club in Birmingham that same year have been repressed and will be released via EMI this Thursday, 25th February.
‘Homework’ features some of Daft Punk’s most iconic tracks, including ‘Da Funk’, ‘Around The World’, 'Revolution 909' and ‘Rollin' & Scratchin’. ‘Alive 1997’ was recorded on the duo’s first ever European tour, and was originally reissued in 2014.
A Daft Punk live show has been recreated in VR.
Uploaded to YouTube yesterday (22nd), shortly after French duo Daft Punk, made up of Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo, announced they would be splitting after 28 years, Daft Punk's Alive live show from 2007 is now available to experience in Virtual Reality.
Daft Punk have split up after 28 years.
Earlier today (22nd February), an eight-minute excerpt from their 2006 film Electroma, titled Epilogue, was shared to the official Daft Punk YouTube channel. The clip sparked rumours that the duo had split. Their publicist Kathryn Frazier subsequently confirmed the news to Pitchfork, but gave no reason for the split.
A Daft Punk devotee has compiled a 500-album list of music for fans to dig into.
Reddit user GlitzyHavoc has created a sprawling and varied list, divided into 10 separate playlists, each comprising albums that Daft Punk fans will enjoy based on their sound and style.