Boston Public Radio

A production of  
  

Thurs. 7/19/12
Building A More Perfect Musical Brain

Building A More Perfect Musical Brain
Echo Nest, music softwareIt was a long time ago now, but there was a time when MTV was the place where millions of music fans discovered new music and artists, like Madonna, The Beastie Boys and even Nirvana, became superstars. MTV recently decided they want to once again get into the music discovery business, only this time they're going online with a team of two big thinkers, both products of MIT, who are plugging away right here in in Somerville — developing and refining what they call the musical brain.

Guests:
 Tristan Jehan, co-founder and CTO of The Echo Nest
  Brian Whitman, co-founder and CTO of The Echo Nest
Support for WGBH is provided by:
Become a WGBH sponsor
Sign Up

Subscribe to WGBH News Emails
 

   

 

ABOUT BOSTON PUBLIC RADIO

bpr logo

Tune in each weekday from noon–2 p.m. for two hours of live, local talk led by Callie Crossley, along with Emily Rooney, Kara Miller and other WGBH contributors. Hear an array of stories — and storytellers — from across our community as we delve into the day's top headlines and showcase a breadth of opinions and area opinion-makers. Get the latest stories and extras at wgbhnews.org.

myWGBH

Forgot your my WGBH Password?

Not a problem. Just enter the username you used to register below.


Or CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT

Forgot your my WGBH Password?

Instructions on how to reset your Password have been sent.
Check your email to continue.

Or CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT

Forgot your my WGBH Username?

Not a problem. Just enter the email address you used to register below.


Or CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT

Forgot your my WGBH Username?

Instructions on how to reset your Username have been sent.
Check your email to continue.

Or CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT

Register for myWGBH