Archive for December, 2016

AI’s attempt to write a Christmas carol = bone-chilling results

Today’s Why We Make Music: Maybe one day computers will get smart enough to grow out of being creepy, but we want humanity in our art. (Warning: article includes adult language) This AI’s attempt to write a Christmas carol is…

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Sara Bareilles imagines what Pres. Obama might think of Trump election

This American Life asked Sara Bareilles to imagine what President Obama might be thinking about with the election of Donald Trump. She wrote this song, which Leslie Odom Jr. sings. Why We Make Music: to have a civilized option for…

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