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RipX DAW AVP

US company HitNMix has announced a DAW built specifically for Apple’s long-awaited XR headset, Apple Vision Pro. You can see HitNMix’s RipX DAW in action...

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Chicago house artists Robert Owens, Farley ‘Jackmaster’ Funk and Chuck Roberts are joining Voice-Swap, the AI vocals platform co-founded by DJ Fresh. The website, which...

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A new survey has found that a majority of music fans think that the use of AI within the medium should be restricted. Carried out...

YoUTube Lyria

YouTube has launched an experimental new AI feature called Dream Track. The new platform, powered by a new model called Lyria, allows certain users to...

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YouTube has confirmed a compulsory labelling system will be introduced for content made using artificial intelligence. The video streaming giant made the announcement in a...

AI music making

Over half of artists using AI in their music-making process would not tell people that they are doing so, according to a recent survey from...

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Carl Cox has announced his debut virtual show in the Sensorium Galaxy digital metaverse. The legendary DJ will perform for 30 minutes in the virtual...

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Emerging technology has left the DAW at a crossroads. A combination of legacy code, compatibility restrictions and a user base who expect their favourite tools to remain familiar has left music-making software lacking innovation. As the pandemic, cloud-computing and generative AI shift expectations of how music-making tools should look and feel, Declan McGlynn asks: will the DAW adapt or die?

Open a DAW from the year 2000 and it’s highly likely you’ll recognise the vast majority of the features — both functionally and visually —...

Waves Online Mastering

Waves Audio — one of the biggest names in the plugin world — has launched an online mastering service powered by AI. The new service...

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Sampling has been a central pillar of music production in the 30-odd years since MPCs hit the shelves, crucial to the development of hip-hop, breakbeat, house, jungle, and countless splinter styles across the dance spectrum. In the decades since, ever-shifting technology has slowly vaporised the analogue world that sampling was built from. Here, Chal Ravens asks: how is the culture of sampling evolving?

The sounds of this summer were an infinity mirror of summers past, from the charts to the rave: the freak funk of Rick James, the...

AI-generated Drake and The Weeknd track not eligible for Grammy after all, Recording Academy clarifies

The AI-generated track that replicates Drake and The Weeknd's vocals will not be eligible for the upcoming Grammy Awards, despite recent comments from the Recording...

AI-generated Drake and The Weeknd track eligible for Grammy, Recording Academy says

A track featuring AI-generated replicas of Drake and the Weeknd’s voices has been submitted for Grammy consideration, says the Recording Academy. ‘Heart on My Sleeve’...

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An AI vinyl digging tool for Discogs has been developed by UK label and collective Timehri. The Timehri Dig Assistant is described as "a sophisticated...

Google is working on software to turn brain scans into music

Google has unveiled new technology that will allow people to turn brain scans into music. The development follows a research project involving the multi-national company...

Make a video of yourself dancing from just one photo using new AI app

A recently launched AI app can create a video of you dancing from one single photograph. The Disentangled Control for Referring Human Dance Generation in...

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AI-created music is now eligible for nomination at the Grammy Awards, according to recent guideline changes. Last month, The Recording Academy announced a series of...

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Little Simz has shared an interactive music video for the new single, ‘Gorilla’. Watch the video below. Directed by Dave Meyers — known for his...

Giorgia Angiuli KAYLA AI headband

Italian live artist, multi-instrumentalist, and producer Giorgia Angiuli has launched a bluetooth-enabled device designed to "enhance physical and mental wellbeing with sound". The project, KAYLA...

Spotify AI

Spotify’s AI DJ has launched in the UK and Ireland, after having arrived in the US and Canada earlier this year. Available to premium users...

Frank Ocean fake AI music

A number of fake, AI-generated songs credited to Frank Ocean have sold online for thousands, raising more concerns about the impact of artificial intelligence on...