Twitter is Going to Try to Get into the Music Game–Again.

Twitter Music sounded like a great idea, but then the whole thing crashed, burned and was killed. Now, as Twitter tries to figure out where it needs to go in the social network space, they’re floating all kinds of new ideas.  Last week it was the ability to embed .GIFs.  Now there’s talk about the company getting back into music.

Word has leaked from an advertising festival in Cannes that Twitter would like to introduce was of introducing audio into the tweets.  And not just music, either.  Speech has been bandied about, too.

Read more at The Evening Standard.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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