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Goldsmiths' Official Student Magazine

"Are these coded systems really replacing traditional cultural gatekeepers such as radio DJs and music critics in their intermediation of musical culture? And what happens when these cryptic codes become the new tastemakers? Should we be worried about the effects these allegedly impenetrable algorithmic ‘black boxes’ have on our listening habits and, in turn, the production of music?"