2010 in the music blogosphere might be notable for what wasn’t real more than what was. In the build-up to Daft Punk‘s ridiculously anticipated TRON: Legacy soundtrack, a whole lot of leaked songs hit the webwaves, only to be imediately dismissed as fakery. Now, with TRON hype basically behind us, a few folks are reigniting the flame for one last gasp of speculative glory.
Daft Punk intentionally leaked these twelve tracks when these were rejected by the Disney production, which was looking for a more orchestral and symphonic soundtrack. Daft Punk disappointed by the severe restrictions of the contract could have decided to introduce their songs to their public who would appreciate this music. They used The Third Twin brand name to avoid legal troubles.
Of course, one need only listen to the …