Skip to content

HTTPS clone URL

Subversion checkout URL

You can clone with
or
.
Download ZIP
Control Spotify on Mac OSX with NodeJS and AppleScript
JavaScript AppleScript
Branch: master
Failed to load latest commit information.
lib remove unnecessary usage of System Events
test make tests work again
.gitignore update .gitignore
LICENSE update docs
README.md fix errors
package.json 0.2.2

README.md

spotify-node-applescript

Control Spotify on Mac OSX with NodeJS and AppleScript.

Installation

$ npm install spotify-node-applescript

Running unit tests

$ npm test

API

playTrack(uri, callback)

Open track with Spotify URI uri.

var spotify = require('spotify-node-applescript');

spotify.playTrack('spotify:track:3AhXZa8sUQht0UEdBJgpGc', function(){
    // track is playing
});

getTrack(callback)

Get the current track. callback is called with the current track as second argument.

var spotify = require('spotify-node-applescript');

spotify.getTrack(function(err, track){

    /*
    track = {
        artist: 'Bob Dylan',
        album: 'Highway 61 Revisited',
        disc_number: 1,
        duration: 370,
        played count: 0,
        track_number: 1,
        starred: false,
        popularity: 71,
        id: 'spotify:track:3AhXZa8sUQht0UEdBJgpGc',
        name: 'Like A Rolling Stone',
        album_artist: 'Bob Dylan',
        spotify_url: 'spotify:track:3AhXZa8sUQht0UEdBJgpGc' }
    }
    */

});

getState(callback)

Get player state.

var spotify = require('spotify-node-applescript');

spotify.getState(function(err, state){
    /*
    state = {
        volume: 99,
        position: 232,
        state: 'playing'
    }
    */
});

jumpTo(second, callback)

Jump to a specific second of the current song.

var spotify = require('spotify-node-applescript');

spotify.jumpTo(15, function() {
    console.log('Jumped 15th second of the song');
});

play(callback)

Resume playing current track.

pause(callback)

Pause playing track.

playPause(callback)

Toggle play.

next(callback)

Play next track.

previous(callback)

Play previous track.

volumeUp(callback)

Turn volume up.

volumeDown(callback)

Turn volume down.

setVolume(volume, callback)

Sets the volume.

var spotify = require('spotify-node-applescript');

spotify.setVolume(42, function() {
    spotify.getState(function(err, state) {
        console.log(state.volume);
    });
});

muteVolume(callback)

Reduces audio to 0, saving the previous volume.

unmuteVolume(callback)

Returns audio to original volume.

isRunning(callback)

Check if Spotify is running.

var spotify = require('spotify-node-applescript');

spotify.isRunning(function(err, isRunning){
    console.log(isRunning); // true
});

getArtwork(callback)

Returns the file path to the current artwork as PNG. The PNG files are cached in ~/Library/Caches/TemporaryItems.

var spotify = require('spotify-node-applescript');

spotify.getArtwork(function(err, artworkPath) {
    console.log('Current artwork is at %s', artworkPath);
});

Contributors

License

MIT

Something went wrong with that request. Please try again.