The post-dystopia has been real, but a reemergence from Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo is healing the wounds of the legendary robots' absence.
has joined forces with de Homem-Christo to produce a song on Utopia, the chart-topping rapper's fourth full-length album. "Modern Jam" is the fabled Daft Punk member's first musical composition to release in the wake of their in 2021.
With its distorted bass, "Modern Jam" is a raw and unapologetic descent into the madcap underbelly of vintage French electronic music. Thanks to its dark and palpitating beat, the track calls to mind Daft Punk's timeless work producing music for the cybernetic wonderland of Tron: Legacy.
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The fabled Daft Punk member is one of many musical icons to appear on Scott's fourth album, joining Beyoncé and Bon Iver's Justin Vernon, among others.
ZHU's work is stunning in "Changes," wherein he curates a dreamlike atmosphere to lament on his time in the spotlight.
Zedd's remix has been hotly anticipated since he dropped it during his 2023 Ultra Music Festival set.
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Scott's star-studded album enlists a who's who of elite writers and producers. Joining de Homem-Christo as credited artists are Kid Cudi, James Blake, The Weekend, Beyoncé, Sampha, Bad Bunny, Future and Bon Iver's Justin Vernon.
Thomas Bangalter, de Homem-Christo's former bandmate, also recently released his first Daft-Punk solo project since the split, an orchestral album called. Nevertheless, fans holding out hope for a robot renaissance shouldn't hold their breath after Bangalter on the idea of reunion earlier this year.
You can listen to Utopia below.
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