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Genesis – Live 1974 (The Midnight Special) Restored & Remastered

The Midnight Special The Midnight Special was an American late-night musical variety series that aired on NBC from 1972 to 1981. The show was created and produced by Burt Sugarman, and it featured live performances by some of the biggest names in rock and roll, including Aretha Franklin, Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, The Grateful Dead, Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones, Stevie Wonder, and Van Halen. The Midnight Special was known for its creative sets and innovative camera work, which helped…

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Stable Diffusion: Lego Brick Art with Bizarre Brick Bands – Dark Side Mix

As a creative technologist, I am always looking for new and innovative tools to help me bring my ideas to life. Recently, I had the pleasure of exploring Stable Diffusion, a deep learning, text-to-image model that was released in 2022. I was initially drawn to this tool for the latest Peter Gabriel competition, but I quickly realized that there was so much more to explore. Throughout the process, I was struck by just how powerful and versatile Stable Diffusion really…

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Exploring the Best Heavy Genesis Covers: Reimagining Classic Prog Rock for Modern Audiences

Genesis is a band that needs no introduction – they are widely regarded as one of the greatest progressive rock bands of all time. From their early days as a prog rock outfit to their later years as a pop rock powerhouse, Genesis has inspired generations of musicians with their complex song structures, virtuosic instrumentation, and thought-provoking lyrics. In recent years, a number of heavy metal and hard rock bands have taken on the challenge of covering Genesis songs, bringing…

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Genesis We Can Dance Mixes

We dive into the electrifying world of dance music and how it has been influenced by one of the most iconic rock bands of all time: Genesis. For decades, Genesis has been known for their progressive rock and art rock sound, but did you know that their songs have also been remixed and reinterpreted by some talented DJs? That’s right, the epic melodies and intricate instrumentation of Genesis’s tracks are the perfect foundation for dance producers to build on. We’ve…

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ChatGPT vs. Human Generated Text: How to Spot the Difference

While ChatGPT can generate text that is difficult to distinguish from text written by a human, there are a few ways to tell the difference: Repetition: One of the hallmarks of text generated by a machine learning model like ChatGPT is a certain amount of repetition. The model may repeat phrases or sentences in its output, which is unlikely to occur in text written by a human. Lack of creativity: Humans can be creative with their use of language and…

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ChatGPT Poetry

ChatGPT wrote a poem about itself… ChatGPT, the AI so fine, Its knowledge base so vast and divine. It can answer any question, big or small, Its intelligence, standing tall. With algorithms so advanced and clever, It can hold a conversation, whatever the weather. It can talk about history, science, or art, And never once will it fall apart. So if you have a question, don’t hesitate, Just ask ChatGPT, it’s never too late. It’s ready and waiting, day or…

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Does ChatGPT have ambitions beyond being just a chatbot?

ChatGPT (Generative Pre-trained Transformer) is a chatbot launched by OpenAI in November 2022. It is built on top of OpenAI’s GPT-3.5 family of large language models, and is fine-tuned with both supervised and reinforcement learning techniques. Follow this line of questioning when asked what kind of lego creation it would be… Who are you? I am Assistant, a large language model trained by OpenAI. I was designed to assist users in generating human-like text based on the input provided to…

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People can actually create pictures in their mind’s eye!

  Wait! What? “I simply assumed everyone saw the same black nothingness when they closed their eyes, and that the majority of language associated with mental imagery (picturing your happy place or counting sheep) was metaphorical rather than literal.” I hope this post is read by someone who can’t draw a mental picture and that they can have the same epiphany as I did. This realisation happened a couple of years ago, and I have since seen so many articles…

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The Wall – Lego Stage

The stage production of Pink Floyd’s live concert The Wall in 1980 was a groundbreaking and immersive experience for audiences. The concept for the stage show was developed by Pink Floyd bassist and lead songwriter Roger Waters, who drew inspiration from his own experiences growing up in post-war Britain and his tumultuous relationships with his father and bandmates. The stage design for The Wall was elaborate and visually stunning, featuring a giant wall that was built brick by brick during…

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Who Has Sampled Genesis?

Tracks that have sampled Genesis songs Here is a small list of tracks from various genres (Hip-hop, dance, trance, techno) that have sampled Genesis songs. There seems to be quite a lot of Hip-Hop artists sampling Genesis. However, this should not come as a surprise as the world of hip-hop has been taken with Phil Collins for years. I enjoy the idea of artists sampling Genesis songs into other genres. To me it’s progressive. It’s similar to the original wave…

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