Rob da Bank’s Daft Punk Special

To celebrate the release of Daft Punk's 'Random Access Memories', Rob dedicated a whole show to the French duo.

The show was 2 hours of Daft Punk goodness.

The Project


BBC Radio 1

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Radio 1

The Brief

There was huge anticipation around the release of the album, plus continued debate about whether the duo would appear at a summer 2013 festival. We wanted to celebrate their achievements on Rob da Bank's Radio 1 show and do something a little different.

The Solution

With the help of Soma Records, Pete Tong, Madeon, Annie Nightingale and Daft Punk themselves, we recounted the duo's rise to fame. Rob also had an exclusive Maida Vale session from the band IntroducingLive, who recreated Daft Punk's 2001 album 'Discovery' in it's entirety - note for note...

Click the play button above to hear a mini-mix version of their performance.