Florence + The Machine: Over The Love

Daft Punk, Sonny Terry, Florence + The Machine and more in our weekly music recap

GQ debuted Florence + The Machine’s addition to the soundtrack for The Great Gatsby. Welch lends her signature vocals to a haunting ballad written from the perspective of the irresistible Daisy in “Over The Love,” one of many songs that will undoubtedly comprise a soundtrack as equally riveting at F. Scott Fitzgerald’s classic tale. Other artists on the Jay-Z produced compilation include the xx, Jack …

Daft Punk: Get Lucky (feat. Pharrell Williams)

Daft Punk, Sonny Terry, Florence + The Machine and more in our weekly music recap

Roll out the disco ball and cut loose with Daft Punk’s eagerly-anticipated first single off their upcoming album Random Access Memories, set to release 21 May. “Get Lucky” combines the smooth sound of Pharrell Williams with the incomparable jazz-infused, disco stylings of Nile Rodgers and of course, android-like electronic grooves from the legendary pair of French “robots.” As Williams neatly sums up in the RAM …

Lord Huron: Lonesome Dreams

From music vet Shuggie Otis' new album to the debut of Man Tear, our recap of the songs we Tweeted last week

Lord Huron delivered “part one in an exciting series of adventures” with their video for “Lonesome Dreams,” the third track on their album of the same name. Cleverly, “Lonesome Dreams” is also the name of a series of books written by George Ranger Johnson, an author that despite having a website, really only exists in Lord Huron’s world. Through bandleader Ben Schneider’s lyrics and LA-based …