Owen Pallett turns collaborators into clients. A machine writes a love song for Aliya.
Owen Pallett's latest album is In Conflict. He won the Polaris Prize for his album He Poos Clouds, released under the name Final Fantasy.
Neural Karaoke is an AI program that turns pictures into songs. Its iconic Christmas anthem has been making the rounds lately. Hang Chu works on the project, along with Raquel Urtasun, and Sanja Fidler at the University of Toronto's machine learning lab. Find the songs it wrote for us at our website, canadalandshow.com/imp.
Music on this episode:
"Infernal Fantasy" and "On a Path" from Owen Pallett's album In Conflict.
"None Of You Will Ever See a Penny" from Final Fantasy (Owen Pallett)'s album Has a Good Home.
"Tiberius," by Daphni and Owen Pallett
The Imposter is hosted by Aliya Pabani and produced by Kevin Sexton. Follow us on Twitter at @IMPSTER/@aliyapabani.