A Trip Inside the PyramidBook - 2014
This illustrated biography of the popular French electronic music duo known for wearing space helmets discusses the group's history revolutionizing house music in the 1990s through their recent rise to international superstardom.
Daft Punk, the legendary electronic music duo from France, is currently the hottest band in the world. In May 2013, Random Access Memories debuted at #1 on the charts in over 97 countries—including the U.S., Mexico, France, the UK, Japan, Australia, and many more. But Daft Punk's fame is anything but new—they've been a huge global hit since the late 1990's, when they revolutionized house music, first in France, and then worldwide, transforming themselves into an international phenomenon.
Daft Punk's robot helmets and overall space-age look has become iconic for the millennial generation. This gorgeous, full-color book will be the perfect companion for fans around the globe:
—Reproducing their brilliant live shows throughout the course of their careers as musical artists
—Sharing their many musical influences, from the Rolling Stones to Elton John, and even Andy Warhol
—Charting their rise to international super-stardom
—Revealing the story of the men behind the masks
Daft Punk's album Random Access Memories won in 4 categories at the 2014 Grammy Awards: Record of the Year, Album of the Year, Best Dance/Electronica Album, and their single, Get Lucky (with Pharrell Williams and Nile Rodgers), won Best Pop Duo/Group Performance.