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Old 31 March 2017, 01:24 PM
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Icon106 More fun music stuff: Infinite Jukebox

For when your favorite song just isn't long enough...

http://labs.echonest.com/Uploader/index.html

This fun web widget plays a snippet of a song, and scans ahead to find a later note that matches the next note then jumps to that note and continues. Lather, rinse, repeat, and your song goes on forever.

Still fun, though.
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Old 31 March 2017, 02:12 PM
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What happens if you ask it to play "The Song That Never Ends"?
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Old 31 March 2017, 02:15 PM
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This:

http://labs.echonest.com/Uploader/in...RVY13B0168768A
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Old 31 March 2017, 02:39 PM
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So no untempered schism then?
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Old 02 April 2017, 05:00 AM
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One of the most popular tracks is "Around The World" by Daft Punk, surely that would just loop the entire song over and over?
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Old 02 April 2017, 11:07 AM
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It looks like it actually tends to get stuck for a while in the intro or "around the world" bits, occasionally skip a large chunk of the track and potentially gets stuck in the final section as well.

It's sort of interesting the way it handles different songs. The first two I tried were "Rock The Kasbah" and "Karma Police", and the connections are quite different - in Rock the Kasbah, it generally has the effect of making it skip from chorus to chorus and play the verses in a random order, whereas Karma Police has most of its links going back to a nearby point locally, and few that skip across the whole song, so it tends to repeat local sections a lot and take ages to get to any of the later sections - but when it does get to them, it then has few ways to loop back to the start.

"Around The World" looks more like "Karma Police" than "Rock The Kasbah".

In general, the songs are rarely going to get to their final sections, but they must do so occasionally and actually reach the end - in which case I guess it just starts again, which seems a bit like cheating... unless they've also matched the final note in their circle to the first note, I suppose.
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Old 02 April 2017, 12:06 PM
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Once you select a song, there is a Tune button that lets you tinker with the probability that a song will jump to the next note, and other factors. You can tweak a song to change it if it repeats the same passage too much or not often enough.
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Old 02 April 2017, 04:15 PM
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Well, Girls Just Want To Have Fun by Cyndi Lauper apparently has no verses and ends up in a continuous loop for about 7 minutes playing the same 2 parts of the track (two choruses, to be precise).

Meanwhile, Billy Joel's Piano Man has few jumps.
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Old 02 April 2017, 04:31 PM
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Feliz Navidad looks like a spider web.

INFINITE EARWORM!
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Old 03 April 2017, 10:57 AM
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Poor MrsHobbit, Liam and I have got bets on. Linda loves Rolling in the Deep, she was singing it as I was trying to sleep this morning. Going to play it while she's doing something that distracts her. Liam reckons 6min until Mum notices something wrong. Nah, 14 minutes at least, and I'm being conservative.
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Old 08 April 2017, 10:09 AM
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If anyone's interested it took 10 minutes, 48 seconds until she went, ""How long does this song go for?"

I won.
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