Pseudo Random Sequences

Jonathan Stowe jns at
Mon Jul 23 10:39:05 BST 2007

On Mon, 2007-07-23 at 10:21 +0100, ti at wrote:
> I reckon, search the internet for the lyrics of each song in the library,
> then use similarity algorithms to identify songs with similar lyrics. Play
> mostly in random order, but just occasionally, throw in (say) five
> occasional songs with similar lyrics and title. Ideally by completely
> different artists, and in completely different genres.
> That should, if nothing else, be an interesting technical challenge, and
> will certainly mess with the listener's head.

Now if Pandora were to make the data for their "music genome" available
you could do exactly the opposite to what they do with it :-)


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