“In a recording room in Paris, Kanye West leans over the console. His hand hovers above the dials, his eyes flicking back and forth. Finally, decisively, he reaches for a knob marked “FEROCITY” and turns it all the way up. Rick Rubin nods appreciatively. In the background, Daft Punk seem to shiver for an instant. Is it an illusion, or a temporary glitch, or is it possible for robots to know fear?
The intern who brings their morning pastries is running late.”