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Robotic technology has been playing at a nightclub in Prague

Watch out DJs, robots are coming to takeover...

Robots are going to change the world and they’re probably going to change dance music too, especially after it was revealed that a club in Prague installed a robot to play music to its clubbers.

According to Reuters, the arm-shaped machine selects record with a pincer and can even throw a few shapes, too.

But DJs needn’t worry about being replaced just yet, as the machine — which looks like its from a car factory — has to share a stage with a human programmer to be able to actually perform.

The club’s innovative manager Adam Lipansky reckons that the robot is a major attraction and is optimistic about its success in the future.

“People are excited [about the robot],” he said. “Because they haven’t seen anything like this around Europe, and I am not sure if there is something similar in the world."

Not everyone is enamoured with the robot DJ though.

“I don’t like the robot,” 24-year-old Marcia Lopes, a tourist from Mexico, told Reuters.

“It can’t feel what the people want to dance to. There is no emotion behind the music. When there is a real person, they know, what fun is like.”

Whilst it’s clearly a bit of clever marketing from the club and the robot’s owners, we don’t think robots will be replacing your favourite DJ anytime soon.

Check out the EDM-toting droid in action below. 

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