Home » Jazz Articles » Radio & Podcasts » Maddeningly Unintuitive Japanese Software

3

Maddeningly Unintuitive Japanese Software

By

Sign in to view read count

Click the play button to listen

The robots are coming! The robots are coming! And they're after our jobs—as lounge singers. Skynet would not be amused. But we kind of are—at least, Mike says his first encounter with a vocaloid will be ever imprinted upon his brain. Don't worry—this episode isn't all about our electronic replacements qua masters. We look at music by flesh and blood performers too, one of which has a crush on Indianapolis native and renowned writer Kurt Vonnegut. Pop matters takes a quick walk on the wild side.

Playlist

  • Discussion of Lloyd McNeill's album Tori (Soul Jazz Records) 3:35
  • Discussion of Glenn Dickson's album Wider Than the Sky (Naftule's Dream Recordings) 15:29
  • Discussion of Jason Yeager's album Unstuck in Time: The Kurt Vonnegut Suite (Sunnywide) 24:53
  • Discussion of Randy Paserntes Trio's album At Last (Self Produced) 40:51
  • Pop Matters 1:01:46

Comments

Tags


For the Love of Jazz
Get the Jazz Near You newsletter All About Jazz has been a pillar of jazz since 1995, championing it as an art form and, more importantly, supporting the musicians who create it. Our enduring commitment has made "AAJ" one of the most culturally important websites of its kind, read by hundreds of thousands of fans, musicians and industry figures every month.

You Can Help
To expand our coverage even further and develop new means to foster jazz discovery and connectivity we need your help. You can become a sustaining member for a modest $20 and in return, we'll immediately hide those pesky ads plus provide access to future articles for a full year. This winning combination will vastly improve your AAJ experience and allow us to vigorously build on the pioneering work we first started in 1995. So enjoy an ad-free AAJ experience and help us remain a positive beacon for jazz by making a donation today.

Radio & Podcasts

Tune in daily to hear the internet's top jazz programs including Mondo Jazz, Jazz Bastard, World of Jazz, The Third Story, One Man's Jazz, The Outer View, Neon Jazz, A Broad Spectrum, Bitches Brew and more

View by program...

Program Schedule | JazzWeek Chart

Popular

Read The Jazz Cruise 2024
Read The Jazz Photographer: Philip Arneill
Read Eddie Henderson: Everything Changes
Touchstone Album Picks
Eddie Henderson: Everything Changes

Get more of a good thing!

Our weekly newsletter highlights our top stories, our special offers, and upcoming jazz events near you.