Daft Punk featured in upcoming DJ Hero
We're not hard to offend here at Gimme Noise. But even we have to admit that watching Kurt Cobain's eerie digital avatar performing Bon Jovi songs makes us a little squeamish.
But the announcement that Activision's next music game enterprise will feature digital recreations of Daft Punk comes with much less attendant controversy. And as hard as it is for us to imagine exactly what a game like DJ Hero will play like, and as strong as our suspicions are that techno DJs don't actually do anything when they play live (sorry, Ms. Boyles!), the prospect of playing as the fully robotted french duo is enticing. Well, at least enticing enough to warrant a blog post.
"Around the World" vs. Young MC's "Bust a Move"
"Da Funk" vs. N.A.S.A.'s "Strange Enough" [ft. Karen O, ODB, and Fatlip]
"Da Funk" vs. Queen's "Another One Bites the Dust"
"Robot Rock" vs. Hashim's "Al-Naafiysh (The Soul)"
"Robot Rock" vs. Queen's "We Will Rock You"
"Short Circuit" vs. Boogie Down Productions' "Jack of Spades"
"Technologic" vs. Gary Numan's "Cars"
"Television Rules The Nation" vs. No Doubt's "Hella Good"