OK Computer Analysis: An Audio Corpus Study of Radiohead

@article{Collins2022OKCA,
  title={OK Computer Analysis: An Audio Corpus Study of Radiohead},
  author={N. M. Collins},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2022},
  volume={abs/2211.15834}
}
  • N. Collins
  • Published 29 November 2022
  • Sociology
  • ArXiv
The application of music information retrieval techniques in popular music studies has great promise. In the present work, a corpus of Radiohead songs across their career from 1992-2017 are subjected to automated audio analysis. We examine findings from a number of granularities and perspectives, including within song and between song examination of both timbral-rhythmic and harmonic features. Chronological changes include possible career spanning effects for a band’s releases such as slowing… 

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