Tag Archives: Spotify

Spotify is now available as a Snap app on Ubuntu

Spotify Linux Snap App running on Ubuntu 17.10Spotify is now available as a Snap app on Ubuntu and other Snap-supporting Linux distributions. The package means it’s now more convenient for fans of Spotify to install the official client on Ubuntu desktops as no external downloads or repo commands are required. Of course, the hugely popular music streaming service is no stranger to […]

This post, Spotify is now available as a Snap app on Ubuntu, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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MellowPlayer is a Cross-Platform Qt Cloud Music App

MellowPlayer is a Qt cloud music app for Linux, Windows and Mac. Never heard of it? I can’t say I had, either. But a reader of this site, and a fan of MellowPlayer,  asked if I could write a few lines about its latest release. MellowPlayer is a Qt Cloud Music Player If you’ve been […]

This post, MellowPlayer is a Cross-Platform Qt Cloud Music App, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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The MusixMatch Desktop Lyrics App Is Available for Linux

musixmatch desktop app on ubuntuThis weekend I learnt that the Musixmatch desktop app is available for Linux!  Not that Linux users are short of desktop lyrics apps. We’ve written about several before, including ‘Instant Lyrics’ and ‘Lyricfier’, and many open-source music players sport some sort of song words integration. But the Musixmatch app is a little different from those. […]

This post, The MusixMatch Desktop Lyrics App Is Available for Linux, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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See Lyrics for Any Song on Spotify with This Ubuntu App

get lyrics menuIt’s been several months since Spotify removed the lyrics function from it’s apps, and it shows no signs of returning soon. If you liked being able to tap a button to instantly see lyrics for the currently playing song, we’ve found a nifty little indicator applet that can help. Instant Lyrics by Bhrigu S., offers up a quick way to get song lyrics […]

This post, See Lyrics for Any Song on Spotify with This Ubuntu App, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Lyricfier, A Spotify Lyrics App for Your Desktop

screen-shot-2016-12-12-at-21-03-51 Spotify removed the lyrics function from it’s mobile and desktops apps back in the summer, after a deal with lyrics database Musixmatch hit a bum note and ended.  The streaming service says it is making ‘big improvements’ to its lyrics support and plans to ‘share more updates’ in due course. But that’s cold comfort if you miss the ability click a […]

This post, Lyricfier, A Spotify Lyrics App for Your Desktop, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Spotify is testing a new layout for its desktop player

spotify for linuxAs part of updates to its Windows and web desktop apps, the official Spotify for Linux client has picked up a minor redesign. Well, sort of. The company is testing a small redesign of the main player control UI in its desktop app with a sub-section of Spotify desktop users. Not everyone using the official Spotify app can see […]

This post, Spotify is testing a new layout for its desktop player, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Spotify Web Player for Linux Adds Media Key Support, Improved Customisation

spotify-web-player-seek-barA new version of Spotify Web Player for Linux, a desktop app that integrates the web-based version of the music streaming site with your Linux desktop, is available to download.

This post, Spotify Web Player for Linux Adds Media Key Support, Improved Customisation, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Official Spotify App for Linux Updated, Can Open SpotifyURLs Again

spotify for linuxA new version of the official Spotify desktop app rolled out last week. The update, which bumps the version number to v1.0.37, features just one notable Linux-specific fix: support for opening/playing albums, artists and tracks using Spotify URLs. Revolutionary, man.  Official Client, But Not Officially Supported Confusion remains over the status of the official Spotify Linux […]

This post, Official Spotify App for Linux Updated, Can Open SpotifyURLs Again, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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