Paul Lamere

Paul Lamere is director of developer Platform for music intelligence company The Echo Nest, and authors the popular blog, Music Machinery. Lamere brings 30 years of software development experience to The Echo Nest and is active in the Music Information Retrieval and Recommender Systems research communities. He's especially interested in using data to help people explore, organize and discover music.

The Zero Button Music Player (Guest Post)

The Zero Button Music Player (Guest Post)

Ever since the release of the Sony Walkman 35 years ago, the play button has been the primary way we interact with music. Now the play button stands as the last barrier between a listener and their music. Read on to find out how we got here and where we are going next.