Daft Punk were the biggest winners of the night on the Grammy’s this past weekend, not that they made their own acceptance speeches (Pharrell Williams did) because…obvi…they rock robot helmets and never speak. But have you ever wondered who the mystery Frenchmen are behind those creepy helmets who make crazy awesome music?
Well, now we know.
I might as well put a spoiler warning right here…because after you read this, you’ll never be the same.
Here we go….
Daft Punk as you know them:
4. BUT HAVE YOU EVER WONDERED WHY? (aka you haven’t bothered to google it).
In an interview with canoe.ca, one-half of Daft Punk, Thomas Bangalter, said:
“We don’t believe in the star system. We want the focus to be on the music. If we have to create an image, it must be an artificial image. That combination hides our physicality and also shows our view of the star system. It is not a compromise.”
6. And now, if you haven’t seen, here they are without masks.
14. And now you know/will never look at Shia LaBeouf the same way again.
Feels kinda like someone crushed your Christmas right? Your Daft Punk Christmas…