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[[Immortality]] is a popular theme.
 
[[Immortality]] is a popular theme.
 
* [https://www.singularityweblog.com/forever-young-a-love-song-to-ray-kurzweil/?utm_content=bufferb4a68&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer Forever Young: A Love Song To Ray Kurzweil] by [[Dorian Electra]]
 
* [https://www.singularityweblog.com/forever-young-a-love-song-to-ray-kurzweil/?utm_content=bufferb4a68&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer Forever Young: A Love Song To Ray Kurzweil] by [[Dorian Electra]]

Revision as of 21:56, 17 September 2018

Juice Rap News: The Singularity (ft. Ray Kurzweil & Alex Jones)

Explicitly transhumanist music is small area in itself. Typically lyrics with heavy futuristic references will be combined with a range of genres from rap to folk to pop to create often highly expository media.

Alexey Turchin was one of the first to compile a YouTube playlist of such music as a playlist for an event.

Areas such as are well established in their own right as are pop songs with themes of immortality and robotics, with others spanning a wide range of genres and transhumanist themes.

Longevity

Forever Young - Dorian Electra

Immortality is a popular theme.

Sexuality

Robotic and Cyborgs

The Man Machine

AI and computer music

It could be argued the emergence of computer music represents a merger of the creative process between man and machine.

Biomedicine

CRISPR-Cas9 ("Mr. Sandman" Parody)

Electronic / Synth

When Daft Punk are not being internationally famous robot DJs, they are operating in a genre which already understands and frequently references transhumanism.

Similarly, cyberpunk themed arrangements and inspire a great many variants of electronica.

Transhumanism

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Futurism

References