Posts Tagged ‘music recommendations’

Matching Music In The Phantom Tail

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009

The rise of digital music and long tail economics was heralded by some as the beginning of a golden age of possibility for independent music. However, the pull of the similarity vortex means that the long tail may actually be a phantom tail…

Music Recommendations By The Numbers

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008

Nowadays, there is nothing preventing the independent musician from entering the music market – everyone can sell their music online, quickly and easily. The problem for music consumers is that they are being flooded with choices, so they need to find a reliable music recommendation system. Most algorithms of this type use collaborative filtering, but there are alternatives…