TRON: Legacy This is a film score, not a Daft Punk album. Perhaps that sounds like an obvious disclaimer, but it’s important to bear in mind for… TRON: Legacy This is a film score, not a Daft Punk album. Perhaps that sounds like an obvious disclaimer, but it’s important to bear in mind for… 2010-12-07 Daft Punk Soundtracks
Music Review

TRON: Legacy (2010)

Daft Punk | THE GAME HAS CHANGED Daft Punk provides the soundtrack to TRON: Legacy
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THE GAME HAS CHANGED Daft Punk provides the soundtrack to TRON: Legacy

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Details Release Date: Dec 07, 2010; Lead Performance: Daft Punk; Genre: Soundtracks

This is a film score, not a Daft Punk album. Perhaps that sounds like an obvious disclaimer, but it’s important to bear in mind for anyone expecting the irresistible grooves and playful loops found on the French house duo’s proper releases. Instead on TRON: Legacy, they lead an orchestra through incidental cues that must sound awfully dramatic inside a multiplex. Out here in the real world, it’s background music at best, with only brief hints of what makes Daft so great. B

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Originally posted Dec 01, 2010 Published in issue #1132 Dec 10, 2010 Order article reprints
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