The Veronicas Working With Travis Barker and John Feldmann

The Veronicas have confirmed they’re working with John Feldmann and Travis Barker on new music:

As to whether the songs with Barker will feature on their new album, expected to drop later this year, Origliasso could not confirm or deny.

“I would like to say yes, we would love to have some of those tracks make this record… those songs are sick,” she said.

“It’s sort of deciding whether those songs will go on a Veronicas record or whether they’ll go on a side project release because John was loving it.”

AI-Produced Music Raises Copyright Questions

Dani Deahl, writing at The Verge:

AI is capable of making music, but does that make AI an artist? As AI begins to reshape how music is made, our legal systems are going to be confronted with some messy questions regarding authorship. Do AI algorithms create their own work, or is it the humans behind them? What happens if AI software trained solely on Beyoncé creates a track that sounds just like her? “I won’t mince words,” says Jonathan Bailey, CTO of iZotope. “This is a total legal clusterfuck.”

I’m filing this article in the “things I wasn’t even thinking about earlier but now can’t stop” folder.