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@MarshallOfSound MarshallOfSound released this Jan 7, 2020

This is a minor release of Google Play Music Desktop Player

It's been a long time coming so quick shout out to everyone for struggling on and waiting for this release.

Here is a quick run down of all things that have changed.

  • FIX: Arguably an important part of the app, you can now sign in again!
  • FIX: That pesky segfault on linux no longer happens, should make the linux folks happier!
  • FIX: You never knew it, but discord rich precense threw a lot of errors, now it doesn't
  • FIX: MPRIS on KDE should work again
  • FIX: Reloading custom styles actually works
  • NEW: macOS Touch Bar support, there are buttons, and you can touch them, amazing!
  • NEW: There is a new Slack integration, if you want your co-workers to know you love Disney music, you can now tell them!
  • NEW: YouTube Music now shows up in the Discord Rich Precense integration
  • NEW: We now have translation support for Korean and Georgian
  • NEW: Better translations for Japanese, French, Polish, Spanish, Italian and Dutch Languages

Thanks to all the amazing people who have helped with these features and fixes.

Special shoutout to @jostrander for keeping the issue tracker and community under control while we worked through this 🙇

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@MarshallOfSound MarshallOfSound released this Jul 14, 2018

This is a patch release of Google Play Music Desktop Player

Here is a quick run down of all things that have changed.

  • FIX: I get it... You like back buttons... The back button issue has been fixed!!
  • FIX: The icon on windows does not look like trash any more
  • FIX: Snapcraft package has been updated
  • NEW: Better translations for Russian and Slovakian Languages

Thanks to all the people who have helped with these features and fixes.

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@MarshallOfSound MarshallOfSound released this Jun 24, 2018

This is a minor release of Google Play Music Desktop Player

YouTube Music Support

You can now listen to YouTube Music by choosing the "YouTube Music" option in the tray menu.

Please note that support for YouTube Music is in it's early stages, the core functionality works but things like Theming and the Mini Player do not yet work.

Here is a quick run down of all things that have changed.

  • NEW: YouTube Music Support, taking bets on how long this music service will last :)
  • NEW: Snapcraft package should actually work now
  • FIX: Discord Rich Presence won't steal all your RAM now
  • FIX: The playback API works again, no more 5000 second long songs
  • NEW: Better Electron = Better Chromium = Better

Thanks to all the people who have helped with these features and fixes.

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@MarshallOfSound MarshallOfSound released this Jan 30, 2018

This is a minor release of Google Play Music Desktop Player

Here is a quick run down of all things that have changed.

  • NEW: Added ListenBrainz support
  • NEW: Discord Rich Presence Integration
  • NEW: Support for Google Cast Groups (finally)
  • NEW: If lyrics can't be automatically found there's now a handy button to search for them on Google
  • NEW: You can now disable disabling hardware acceleration on macOS (kinda enabling I guess)
  • NEW: For all you hungarians, we now have hungarian language support
  • NEW: Global hotkey for "I'm feeling lucky"
  • NEW: Clicking on the volume icons now updates the volume (makes sense right?)
  • FIX: JSON and Playback API time fields now don't climb to infinity and beyond
  • FIX: You can now type in an input box and pause your music at the same time, crazy stuff...
  • FIX: If you're in fullscreen mode and you quit, you won't be left staring into the void
  • FIX: If for whatever reason you have more than 12 chromecasts you can now scroll the cast device list
  • FIX: There is now an easy way to remove hotkeys

Thanks to all the people who have helped with these features and fixes.

Assets 11

@MarshallOfSound MarshallOfSound released this Aug 28, 2017

This is a patch release of Google Play Music Desktop Player

Here is a quick run down of all things that have changed.

  • NEW: Option to start minimized
  • NEW: Add experimental support for 5.1 audio if your system supports it
  • FIX: Lyrics support should be a bit better now, one lyrics source was broken
  • FIX: PulseAudio media role is now set on linux
  • FIX: Session handling for Last.FM, loving tracks should work now
  • FIX: Some API issues with track timing not updating

Thanks to all the people who have helped with these features and fixes.

Assets 11

@MarshallOfSound MarshallOfSound released this Jul 23, 2017

This is a minor release of Google Play Music Desktop Player

Here is a quick run down of all things that have changed.

  • NEW: You can now enable the windows 10 media service without the volume overlay thing
  • NEW: MPRIS service now listens for, and emits volume events
  • NEW: Added a keyboard shortcut for showing album art
  • FIX: Whole bunch of random "null" errors
  • FIX: Bunch of dark theme issues have been resolved
  • FIX: Last.FM scrobble logic now works better

Thanks to all the people who have helped with these features and fixes.

Assets 11

@MarshallOfSound MarshallOfSound released this Apr 25, 2017

This is a minor release of Google Play Music Desktop Player

Here is a quick run down of all things that have changed.

  • NEW: TouchBar media service support for new Macbooks
  • NEW: MPRIS service now listens for the pause command
  • NEW: Added swedish language
  • FIX: All the theming things that broke, now aren't broke
  • FIX: Updated translations
  • FIX: Multi-finger back swipe gesture works again

Thanks to all the people who have helped with these features and fixes.

Assets 11

@MarshallOfSound MarshallOfSound released this Mar 4, 2017

This is a minor release of Google Play Music Desktop Player

Here is a quick run down of all things that have changed.

  • NEW: Ability to disable the W10 Media Service Popup
  • NEW: Option to skip all downvoted songs automatically
  • NEW: Darwin option for theme mode to track system dark mode settings
  • NEW: Fullscreen state on darwin is now preserved
  • NEW: Custom keyboard shortcut to notify the current track
  • NEW: Italian, Danish and Japanese Languages
  • FIX: Linux isn't completely broken anymore
  • FIX: Darwin full screen doesn't leave a random gap anymore
  • FIX: Lyrics auto-scroll / skip detection is working again
  • FIX: A whole bunch of theming / performance tweaks

Thanks to all the people who have helped with these features and fixes.

Assets 11

@MarshallOfSound MarshallOfSound released this Jan 14, 2017

This is a minor release of Google Play Music Desktop Player

Here is a quick run down of all things that have changed.

  • NEW: Slightly fancier settings dialog
  • NEW: Windows Media Service Integration (Lock screen music controls)
  • NEW: GoTo modal now follows redirects when verifying the URL
  • FIX: Window title is set to the current song correctly on darwin
  • FIX: Darwin title bar no longer visible in full screen
  • FIX: The update modal now waits 24 hours before showing again

Thanks to all the people who have helped with these features and fixes.

Assets 11
Jan 12, 2017
4.1.0