Come across music generated by tweets!!
Music discovery app release after Music Hack Day 2014 Tokyo
Tokyo – August 15, 2014- twicc today announced “twicc” ([twík]), an iOS music application, plays Spotify music tracks matched with tweets on its user’s Twitter timeline. Now twicc app is available on the App Store in the US and in the UK. twicc has received Spotify award at Music Hack Day 2014 Tokyo.
twicc is an iPhone app that analyzes texts of tweet on user’s Twitter timeline, and plays music matched with it, one by one. On twicc, music fans can discover not only popular tunes, but also music tracks out of their imagination, from millions of tracks provided by Spotify.
twicc team has kept on developing and brushing up twicc for months after the hack day. “twicc realizes music discovery with fun and surprise. On twicc, daily communication on Twitter brings music. We hope that twicc makes relationships between people and music more easygoing,” one of twicc’s developers Yusuke Ariyoshi said.
*A spotify premium account and a Twitter account are required to enjoy this application.
About twicc team
twicc is a project team based in Tokyo (Japan), formed at Music Hack Day Tokyo 2014, worldwide hackathon event (http://new.musichackday.org/) . twicc members, Yusuke Ariyoshi (software developer), Toshiyuki Yasuno (software developer), Hiroyuki Oyama (designer) are working on developing new ways of enjoying music.
Representative Yusuke Ariyoshi: firstname.lastname@example.org