Skip to main content

Though 2021 marked the end of Daft Punk's illustrious career, the legendary duo remain a prevalently influential force in the contemporary music scene. Journalist Ben Cardew looks to explore their seminal album Discovery in his upcoming book, Daft Punk's Discovery: The Future Unfurled

Cardew has provided a preview of what information the book may hold. According to RA it features roughly 25 interviews, including excerpts from previously unheard interviews with the iconic robots. The book reportedly also contains discussions with producers who worked with Daft Punk, teachers and journalists who have interviewed them, and other artists who were inspired by them. 

Cover of "Daft Punk’s Discovery: The Future Unfurled."

Cover of "Daft Punk’s Discovery: The Future Unfurled."

Although Homework serves as Daft Punk's debut studio album—with influential hits such as "Around The World" and "Alive"—Discovery is widely considered to be their breakthrough. The aftermath of its release saw the tandem transcend from hit-making producers into subversive, boundary-shattering artists. 

Recommended Articles

hayden james

Hayden James Announces Release Date of Sophomore Album, "LIFTED"

"LIFTED" will release on James' longtime label, Future Classic.


The Chainsmokers and Tiësto to Headline Super Bowl 2022 Parties

The Chainsmokers will perform on Friday, February 11th and Tiësto on the 12th.

Daft Punk's Discovery: The Future Unfurled is available for preorder as an e-book or paperback copy, with the first units shipping out in August. The book will become available to the public September. You can preorder a copy here.


Daft Punk Discovery

New Daft Punk Book Will Detail Their Three-Decade, Transformational Career in Music

"After Daft" is set for release in 2023 and is written by Gabriel Szatan.

a-trak 2008

New Book Pays Homage to the Beautiful and Chaotic Bloghouse Era

Lina Abascal's book documents the pivotal bloghouse era through interviews, photography, and canonical reports.

Hood Politics Records

Hood Politics Records Breathes New Life Into Daft Punk With Stunning Tribute Compilation: Listen

The renowned tastemaker and underground label paid homage to Daft Punk with a must-listen 12-track remix bundle.

Cassio Nightclub, Hong Kong

Former Creative Director for Daft Punk Overhauls Hong Kong Nightclub

The overhaul comes as nightlife prepares to reopen in Hong Kong.

daft punk

A New Compilation of Remixes and Tracks Sampled by Daft Punk Has Hit the Shelves

Listen to "The Many Faces Of Daft Punk" and purchase the record on vinyl.

daft punk

Songs by Daft Punk, ODESZA Among the Most Popular Music to Code to

A new study found that electronic music remains a top genre for coders.

MAIN COVER DP MJ Widescreen screenshot version

Someone Released a Full Album of Daft Punk and Michael Jackson Mashups

The 33-minute project pulls together instrumentals from Daft Punk's "Random Access Memories" with vocals from Jackson's "Thriller."


You Can Now Look Like a Dollar Store Version of Daft Punk With These Strange "Sunglasses"

These peculiar "sunglasses," which are drawing Daft Punk comparisons on the web, will only set you back $15.