While punk lacks contemporary musical relevance, and rock is certainly struggling, disco is resurgent.

This article titled “Disco’s back as Nile Rodgers tops chart again – with help from his French friends” was written by Edward Helmore in New York, for The Observer on Saturday 27th April 2013 15.42 UTC

If Daft Punk’s Get Lucky, which is poised to storm the charts on both sides of the Atlantic, recalls the groove and glitter of disco-funk pioneers Chic, that should be no surprise, because the man who wrote and played its infectious riff is Chic’s guitarist and producer Nile Rodgers.

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