The frontman of Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds didn’t mince words upon hearing the effort put forth by popular chatbot software ChatGPT. Though the song was allegedly “written in the style of Nick Cave,” the alt-rock musician disagreed that AI can replicate true musical talent.
Cave shared his opinions on the subject in his newsletter The Red Hand Files while responding to the New Zealand fan who originally sent the song. The singer said this wasn’t the first time he’d listened to computer-generated music.
“Suffice to say, I do not feel the same enthusiasm around this technology,” Cave wrote in the newsletter. “I