Mercedes-Benz taps Endel for pilot test of adaptive music
We recently reported on a partnership between AI music startup LifeScore and automotive firm Bentley to develop an adaptive music system for a new concept car. Now another AI music firm, Endel, is working on a similar thing...
July 20, 2021
Plastikman and Endel talk AI music: ‘This is uncharted territory’
Music Ally has always argued that artificial intelligence technology, including AI designed to create music, is going to be a tool for (and collaborator with) human musicians, rather than an existential threat. AI music...
April 27, 2021
Grimes teams up with Endel to create an ‘AI Lullaby’
Startup Endel made its name with technology generating AI music to suit people’s moods and activities. Now it has announced a partnership with a high-profile human artist: Grimes. They’ve worked together on an ‘AI Lullaby’...
October 29, 2020
AI music startup Endel raises $5m Series A funding round
Endel has been one of the higher-profile startups exploring AI-generated music: in its case, focusing on its application as music to help people concentrate, relax and sleep. Now it has raised a Series A funding round of...
September 24, 2020
AI-music startup Endel launches a sleep-music Twitch channel
Endel made headlines earlier this year by announcing a distribution partnership with Warner Music Group to release albums created by its AI. Its music is thus now on various streaming services, although its AI-generated soundscapes...
October 4, 2019
Toro y Moi and Endel launch AI-infused soundscapes project
Music Ally has always argued that one of the most interesting things about AI-generated music is when humans are involved – and, indeed, for many famous ‘AI-made’ songs, there have been some non-algorithmic entities...
August 27, 2019
AI-music startup Endel releases five new ‘Relax’ albums
Earlier this year, AI-music startup Endel revealed plans to release AI-generated albums through a distribution deal with Warner Music Group. And it definitely *is* a distribution deal: headlines about Endel becoming the...
June 24, 2019
Endel has a distribution partnership with WMG, not a ‘deal’
The news that a series of albums generated by the technology of startup Endel are being released through Warner Music is spreading far and wide. There are some clarifications being made about how the relationship has been...
March 26, 2019
AI-music startup Endel to release albums through Warner Music
Music Ally has for some time been covering the emerging wave of startups exploring AI music: algorithms trained on catalogues of existing music, with the aim of then being able to create their own new melodies – and even...
March 22, 2019