The first song written by Artificial Intelligence mimics the Beatles (and it’s quite good)

Given the manner in which 2016 has panned out so far, maybe we should consider submitting ourselves to the inevitable robot uprising sooner rather than later. I, for one, would welcome our new automated overlords – especially if they’re capable of writing such uplifting earworms as “Daddy’s Car”, the first song to ever be composed by Artificial Intelligence. Music by robots Yes, it seems that the scientific brains in Sony’s CSL Research Laboratory have been busy reinventing the notion of a “hit factory” with their latest project, FlowMachines. Feeding their invention a rich database of songs from a wide array of genres, FlowMachines has managed not only to learn and display its knowledge of these different musical styles, but actually have the capacity to put its own computer-y spin on…


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