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A New Streaming Model Built by Avant-Garde Improvisers

Catalytic Sound, a cooperative organization comprising 30 avant-garde instrumentalists and composers, is attempting to actualize this dream — and hoping to help other similarly minded musicians do the same for themselves. In January, the co-op’s partners launched Catalytic Soundstream, a small-scale streaming platform that charges listeners $10 per month for access to a rotating library of albums from the fringes of improvised music.

'In this Age Everyone Has to be Her Own Businesswoman, I Find this Somewhat Ridiculous'

Willemijn de Krey is a Dutch painter, musician, and occasional filmmaker living in Antwerp, Belgium.

The Problem of Gender Bias In Machine Translation

An interesting meme is going around on social media that shows the gender specific translations created by Google Translate from a source text typed in a genderless language, Hungarian.

The Problem of Gender Bias In Machine Translation

An interesting meme is going around on social media that shows the gender specific translations created by Google Translate from a source text typed in a genderless language, Hungarian.

Feasibility Study On Promoting Slovak Music In Slovakia & Abroad

Our new study opens the question of the local music promotion within the digital environment. The Slovak Performing and Mechanical Rights Society (SOZA), the State51 music group in the United Kingdom, and the Slovak Arts Council commissioned Reprex to created a feasibility study which provides recommendations for better use of quotas for Slovak radio stations and which also maps the share and promotion of Slovak music within large streaming and media platforms such as Spotify.

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Andrés García Molina, PhD

Data Scientist & Ethnomusicologist

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Kátya Nagy

Music Research Assistant

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Stef Koenis

Data Scientist & Ethnomusicologist

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