Posts Tagged ‘Auto-Tune’

Lines, Vines, and Trying Times : The Music of 2009

The biggest story in music this year was the death of Michael Joseph Jackson, the Once and Future King of Pop. Moreso than the death of an individual, the King of Pop’s death signified the end of the explosive, border crossing, iconic, truly global megastar. Six months into a year that saw Pop music deep […]

Jay-Z on Why Auto-Tune is the Hair-Metal of Hip Hop ‘It’s Losing the Emotion’

Speaking to the Vulture Blog for a DJ Hero launch event, Jay-Z commented on the idea behind D.O.A Jay, who has been doing very big things for Hip Hop lately, spoke about how Auto-Tune was homogenizing the Hip Hop industry by making everyone chase a similar sound. Jay claims you can’t hear the emotion behind […]