Music Innovation Prediction arrives, iPhone App coming

May 25, 2010 · Posted in innovation, prediction · Comment 

EchonestIn 2006 I published future music innovations. The ability to change the rhythm of music was a predicted innovation. At the Music Hack A Day event Echo Nest presented a new Open Source tool kit allows you to modify music in a wide variety of ways. Expect to see apps for smart phones soon.

Wonder what Rick James, Super Freak sounds like in swing style? Listen for yourself.
Super Freak by Rick James (Swing version with Echo Nest Remix) by tfine

The original version


Swing version of Super Freak was deleted. Listen to “White Rabbit” by Jefferson Airplane instead.

The original version