Okay, before someone takes this down – ColugoMusic has made a script that’s ready to generate endless random YouTube audio clips and fill up your hard drive! And who wouldn’t want that?

This is strangely satisfying – and the answer to “what would YouTube be like if you could scan across it like an FM radio?” (Uh, kids ask your… parents? Grandparents? Dunno at this point.) As posted to X:

Follow that X thread for more discussion and some updates to the Python script. It’s also a nice example of Python coding, so you might imagine doing something else in the same direction.

Direct link to code:


Oddly no one has posted this video to YouTube yet that I can see, which would be fairly meta.

CDM commenters, I’m sure you can imagine an improvement / idea around this / legal … issues. Go.