Dadabots: AI Generated Death Metal Streamed Round the Clock #MusicMonday
Death Metal has never been my particular cup of tea so my assessment may not be the most valuable. Listening the Dadabots YouTube channel for 5-10 minutes tracks with what live Death Metal artists sound like to me (and is about how long I can listen, no judgment)
Dadabots—a fake band powered by deep learning software—was developed by CJ Carr and Zack Zukowski, two musicians and technologists who met while they were going to Berklee College of Music in Boston they told The Outline. It’s based on a recurrent neural network—computing architecture that “learns” patterns in a large amount of input data (in this case, death metal) in order to predict what musical elements and sequences are most common and recreates them.
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