With the release of Daft Punk's much-anticipated Random Access Memories, we have once again been treated to the futuristic visuals of the electronic duo. By donning helmets that look like they were designed for a disco biker gang tearing through the synthesizer-filled streets of Tokyo circa the year 2213 AD, Daft Punk joins a handful of musicians who have taken headgear to the next level. From new wave to heavy metal, here is A Brief History of Musicians Wearing Helmets.

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