Music

  • The Tech That Shaped Hip-Hop

    The Tech That Shaped Hip-Hop

    Hip-hop’s ascent over the past half-century from the streets of the Bronx to the top of the charts and streaming playlists was made possible in part by new musical tech that bridged the analog and digital worlds of production. From drum machines and digital samplers to modified turntables, hip-hop artists took relatively new musical tools…


  • This Google AI Music Will Freak You the Hell Out

    This Google AI Music Will Freak You the Hell Out

    If you’ve played around with ChatGPT at all, you know how impressive (and terrifying) AI can be. ChatGPT can generate just about anything you ask it to, with prompts as simple or as complex as you can think of. Well, Google has figured out how to do the same. But rather than spit out poems…