Flow Machines artistic director Benoît Carré. | Flow Machines/Sony CSL
Artificial Intelligence

Inside the Lab That's Producing the First AI-Generated Pop Album

Flow Machines has been developing an AI program that can compose professional-quality pop music, and will release a full album before the end of the year.

Published On 04/13/2017
1:15 PM EDT
“We don’t give the machine musical rules or abstract musical knowledge. It’s only the machine producing music based on what it learned from the data.”
Flow Machines senior researcher Pierre Roy. | Flow Machines/Sony CSL
"Part of the problem with asking if computers can be creative is defining what creativity is in the first place. We haven’t agreed as a society what it is and how it works.”
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