Representation Learning for Image-based Music Recommendation [article]

Chih-Chun Hsia, Kwei-Herng Lai, Yian Chen, Chuan-Ju Wang, Ming-Feng Tsai
2018 arXiv   pre-print
Image perception is one of the most direct ways to provide contextual information about a user concerning his/her surrounding environment; hence images are a suitable proxy for contextual recommendation. We propose a novel representation learning framework for image-based music recommendation that bridges the heterogeneity gap between music and image data; the proposed method is a key component for various contextual recommendation tasks. Preliminary experiments show that for an image-to-song
more » ... trieval task, the proposed method retrieves relevant or conceptually similar songs for input images.
arXiv:1808.09198v2 fatcat:tc6lg4gafnbodh6tjxqxt37w2e