Generative Music (Without AI), Part 1 AI has been grabbing the lion’s share of headlines lately, as any new technology does. However, did you know there are other techniques besides AI? Some of these are old, some are new—but ALL can stimulate creativity and don’t require any programming or the most powerful GPUs currently available.… Continue reading Generative Music
Welcome to Tonic Audio’s VERY first Remix Challenge! All entries are due by Friday, Oct. 13th at Midnight (EST) One of our biggest priorities is to inspire you, the artists, to #finishmoresongs. We throw that hashtag around a lot around here without talking about why it’s so integral to what we’re trying to do at… Continue reading Remix Challenge
Hey there! Allison here, CTO of Tonic Audio. Hello! 👋 Artificial? Intelligent? Though I spend most of my time at Tonic behind code editors and terminal windows, I do get the chance to work on music here and there. And one thing I’ve been meaning to try out is the current state-of-the-art for AI as… Continue reading AI and Songwriting
Mindfulness for musicians is simply the practice of paying attention to the present moment without judgment. Easy, peasy, right? So is breathing—and while mindfulness is also autonomous (usually), just like breathing, it’s a skill that can be learned, practiced and improved. Why bother though? Let’s explore some of the benefits of “being in the moment”… Continue reading Mindfulness For Musicians
Meditation is a practice that has been around for centuries, and it has been shown to have many benefits for both physical and mental health. In recent years, there has been a growing interest in meditation among musicians; they’ve discovered that it can help improve their creativity, focus, and performance. In fact, research has demonstrated… Continue reading Meditation for Musicians
Ethan here, from Tonic Audio. 👋 I hope you’re finding yourself in the midst of the magic of making music. I wanted to share some exciting news about our upcoming product roadmap, as I believe you’ll be thrilled with the new features we have in store for you in Tonic Audio! Over the past months, our… Continue reading Product Roadmap Update
Analyzing the Relationship Between Music and Mental Health by Jack Hanson As we entered into the 21st century, especially the mid-2010s, discourse surrounding mental health began to arise. The rising phenomenon of mental health struggles, as seen in the opioid overdose epidemic and the increasing number of lonely people in the US, has ushered in… Continue reading The Tortured Artist?
We’re excited to announce a new feature that makes it easier for you to share your private songs with a select group of people: private share links! It’s a super-easy way to share your work with a select group of people and get feedback on your music. What You Can Do With Private Share Links… Continue reading Private Share Links Are Here!
Determining whether an audio collaboration is good can be subjective, as it depends on various factors and individual perspectives. However, here are some indicators that can help you assess the quality and success of your collaboration: 1. Musical Outcome: Evaluate the final musical product. Does it meet your expectations and the goals you set for… Continue reading How Do I Tell If My Collaboration Is Good?
Remixes, also known as reimaginations or reinterpretations, refer to the creative process of altering an existing piece of music by adding new elements or modifying the original composition. One of the most common types of audio collaboration, remixes have become increasingly popular in the music industry and have numerous benefits for artists in building a… Continue reading The Benefits Of Remixes