Posts Tagged ‘Music’
New Robotic Arm Acts As A Third Arm For Drummer

Researchers Created A Robotic Third Arm That Plays Drums Along With Human Performer

by CHIRPon May 8, 2016
Researchers at Georgia Tech’s Center for Music Technology have just pushed the art of drumming, and eventually the world, into the future. Developing a robotic limb that attaches to the shoulder, they’ve effectively given drummers the ability to have three arms. The arm is what Georgia Tech developers call a “smart arm”. This means that […]
Concerts In Virtual Reality Are Coming This Year

You’ll Soon Be Able To Experience Your Favorite Musical Artist Live In Virtual Reality

by CHIRPon May 4, 2016
Virtual reality company NextVR is pushing the bounds of live streaming. Have you ever wanted to, from the comfort of your home, experience a boxing match, political debate, car race or…now a concert!? Well that’s what Next VR has already done (for the first three) and plans to do with concerts. Teaming up with Live Nation they plan to […]

From One Cello…To An Orchestra — This “Flash Mob” Is Amazing

by CHIRPon May 2, 2016
Starting off with just one lone classical cello player, people around are at first a bit confused as he sits in silence. Then a little girl walks up and drops a coin in his top hat…and he begins. Then a random person walks up from behind and starts playing along with him on another cello, then […]
Drake Views Sold 600k In 1 Day

Drake Just Sold A Crap Load of Records Yesterday

by CHIRPon May 1, 2016
Drake, always on the top of the music scene, is currently having the biggest sales of his career. His new album Views has sold over 600,000 copies on iTunes in its first 24 hours. With his last album selling 658,000 copies in seven days, he’s going to smash that number with ease! Drake acknowledged the milestone during a release party for his […]

Miley Cyrus: Wrecking Ball With No Music Just Sound Effects

This Video of ‘Wrecking Ball’ With Only Realistic Sound Effects Is The Best Thing We’ve Ever Seen/Heard

by CHIRPon March 31, 2016
What happens when you silence the music of Miley Cyrus’s ‘Wrecking Ball’ and let someone studying sound design have at it? Amazing. That’s what. Seriously, this is done so well! From the squeaking of her butt cheeks on the wrecking ball to her awul yet realist seeming voice, this video is just as impressive as […]

Rapper Phife Dawg Dead At 45

Legendary Rapper Phife Dawg of ‘A Tribe Called Quest’ Passes Away At 45

by CHIRPon March 24, 2016
RIP Phife Dawg Just after 1 a.m. EST Wednesday morning [March 23], Hip Hop legend Phife Dawg was reported to have died at the young age of 45. Respected by artists and fans across the globe, it’s extremely sad to see him go. Many artists have taken to social media to express their condolences and sadness. Struggling […]