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We take a look at the men behind the masks of Daft Punk - with Dave Pearce and Frankie Boyle
Disco throwback Get Lucky, enjoying its fourth week at No 1 and the most played song on music- streaming service Spotify, is undoubtedly THE tune of the year so far.
Wed May 22, 2013
Giorgio Moroder plays first ever DJ set at the age of 73
Synth pioneer Giorgio Moroder has played his first ever DJ set - at the age of 73.
Dance to Giorgio Moroder's First-Ever DJ Set, Streaming Now
On Tuesday, SPIN shared a snippet of fan-shot footage from iconic Italian producer Giorgio Moroder 's inaugural DJ set.
Tue May 21, 2013
ArtsBeat: Cannes Film Festival: A Sympathetic Tale of Marriage and Celebrity
On Sunday, when " Behind the Candelabra " - Steven Soderbergh's peekaboo-look at the glittering, gold-engorged, crystal-encrusted life and loves of Liberace - plays on HBO , find yourself the largest television you can.
Sat May 18, 2013
Watch Heart, Rush and More Honored on HBO's Rock Hall Induction Ceremony Special, Premiering Tonight
Rock and Roll history was made on April 18 in Los Angeles when Heart , Rush , Randy Newman , Public Enemy , late disco queen Donna Summer , late bluesman Albert King and producers Quincy Jones and Lou Adler were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Fri May 17, 2013
Justin Timberlake parties in Cannes
Bogart is said to have convinced Donna to record a second version of the song - in which she simulates the sound of a woman in the throws of ecstasy - as long as 20 minutes.
Thu May 16, 2013
Cannes: Justin Timberlake Jokes About the Drug-Laced 1970s, Female Orgasms
In an unusual show of support for a film market project, Timberlake co-hosted a bash Wednesday night at the Carlton Beach for foreign buyers to plug Spinning Gold , a biopic of legendary record executive Neil Bogart , who founded Casablanca Records and was closely aligned with the rise of disco.
Wed May 15, 2013
Make room at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame [New Haven Register (CT)]
By Dan Rice FYI Television Inc. Once again, it's time for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Museum in Cleveland to add to its exhibits, with the new class of inductees to elicit cheers from legions of fans while sparking hot debates over which of the nominees were voted in and those who were denied entrance.
Thu May 09, 2013
Daft Punk's Oddball, Exquisite Giorgio Moroder Collaboration Surfaces Online
It's an eventful day for the men in the robot masks. Daft Punk's new album Random Access Memories isn't out until May 21, and so far the French electronic dance music blueprint-setters have released only one advance track, "Get Lucky," their disco-callback collaboration with Nile Rodgers and Pharrell .
Thu May 02, 2013
Justin Timberlake To Put His Spin On Neil Bogart In 'Spinning Gold'
Whether you think he's a singer who acts or an actor who sings, the multi-talented performer will tap into his experiences in both fields soon: Timberlake is set to star in "Spinning Gold," a biopic of Casablanca Records founder Neil Bogart.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Idology: Are the Judges' Opinions For Sale? The Amber-Angie Push Begins
When the American Idol judges rose to their feet at the end of Amber Holcomb's questionable rendition of "MacArthur Park" last Wednesday, it was clear something was amiss.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Disco's back as Nile Rodgers tops chart again
Daft Punk's new single breaks Spotify record and becomes a global hit - and it's all down to the magic of Chic's dance music pioneer Nile Rodgers If Daft Punk 's Get Lucky, which is poised to storm the charts on both sides of the Atlantic, recalls the groove and glitter of disco-funk pioneers Chic, that should be no surprise, because the man who ... (more)
Thu Apr 25, 2013
New music: Sykur - Mesopotamia EP
We wrote about Sykur back in 2011 , when there were only three of them, they'd yet to release anything official outside of their native Iceland, and they hadn't signed a deal with Wall of Sound .