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Thunderboom Records, World summit AI 2022 – 12 Oct

What happens when computers become better performers than David Bowie, better singers than Beyoncé or better songwriters than Kendrick Lamar?

During the annual World Summit AI in Amsterdam, Thunderboom Records – the world’s first robot record label – will showcase their work and talk about the future of emerging technology in music culture. Thunderboom Records is a non-profit that focuses on practice-based research into responsible creative AI for the music industry. On Wednesday 12 October, Caradt researcher Joost de Boo (co-founder of Thunderboom Records) will present his latest work at the NL Lounge, hosted by The Netherlands AI Coalition (NL AIC).

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Thunderboom Records has also been featured during the Future Music Forum ‘22 in Barcelona and the Remix Fest at the Dutch Media Week ‘22 in Hilversum.

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Research Group: Cultural and Creative Industries

The research group Cultural and Creative Industries investigates the role of artists and designers as creative innovators and drivers of social and economic change. Affiliated researchers analyse the cultural and creative industries from a critical point of view and examine the conditions under which timely forms of aesthetic expression and social connectedness can actually take place within the precarious reality of this field. What economic models are required by artists and designers to create a meaningful practice within the aesthetic, social, and economic intentions of the cultural and creative industries? What skills sets are required for those artists and designers who don’t just want to follow movements, but actually shape novel social and economic models of the future?

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