"Horizon"

Grab your hankies. This Japan-only Random Access Memories bonus track aims straight for the tear ducts – all sighing strings, cresting synths and high-lonesome guitar lines, whipped into a stirringly soppy instrumental. It sounds like the main theme to a trashy Seventies melodrama. In other words, pure Daft Punk: a piece of lost musical kitsch, lovingly reclaimed.

From The Archives Issue 1185: June 20, 2013