shadow wrote: ↑Fri Mar 26, 2021 12:53 pm
We just going to throw the entirety of their work under the bus by saying that they weren't talented because they sampled?
I think this is a misunderstanding of what I wrote.
I don't have even 1/100th Daft Punk talent.
To be able to play as 70sFunk Disco heroes requires serious musicianship ability talent : very few have this.
There's hundreds of bands worldwide imitating this to some level, only one that's famous is Jamiroquai.
Daft Punk showed the world you can be brilliant without having the talent ability to play to any serious level of musicianship as 70s Funk Disco heroes.
Nor is original compositions required.
What is required is a fresh take, inventiveness, keen musical ear :
these are all talents in their own right.
At the end of the day the Universe has to align for such worldwide success:
coincidences timing whatever we wanna name it.