Can an AI bot write a song in the style of Metallica? Well…

Artificial intelligence is one of the hottest area of scientific study right now. Some researchers are trying to determine if a machine can write music with the same intensity and emotion as us meatbags.

Funk Turkey–that’s the dude’s name–is trying this at home. Grabbing some Metallica lyrics generated by, Mr Turkey took the results and performed them in that style in his kitchen. Behold “Deliverance Rides.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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