Yaaaggh! Songtastic!! I mean, SCHLOCK. Has this product exploded in the mainstream music biz yet? …would anyone notice if it did?

Called a “super-useful ‘intelligent scratchpad'” for songwriters, program creators claim that you can “move the ‘happy’ and ‘jazzy’ sliders” to capture the emotions you want your song to convey.

Check out Microsoft Songsmith here.

You think that Van Halen could’ve used some help from Songsmith?

Base your opinion on this telling example.

Disclaimer: The executive staff at WCBN in no way endorses this product. This post is not intended as an advertisement.  Thanks to Andrew King for the link.