Play Midnight - Chrome Extension
A Nighttime Theme for Google Play Music
Play Midnight is a different take on the standard theme that is used on Google Play Music. As much as I love the original look of Play, the brightness can hurt the eyes after a while. After noticing there wasn't a dark alternative Play Midnight came to be.
Play Midnight is currently running using Node.js/Parcel bundler. You'll have to follow these few steps and you should be up and running.
- Clone Repository
- Optionally install
yarnif you don't have it yet.
brew install yarnif you have homebrew, or
npm install -g yarn
cdinto the directory and run
- To build work on core changes, run
npm run start) and it should process everything.
- In your browser, if you visit
localhost:1234you'll have a little sandbox you can use for testing core related features
- This script will recompile automatically so you can just refresh on save.
Play Music Updates
- To build changes for Play Music, you'll need to run
yarn devafter you're ready to test it.
- In Chrome, go to
chrome://extensionsand toggle the Developer Mode` option (top right) to "On"
Load Unpacked Extensionand load up your main Play Midnight folder (the one containing
- Make changes at your leisure! Note: You'll have to click refresh (or Ctrl/Cmd + R) to reload the extension on the
chrome:extensionspage if you rebuild.
The Chrome Extension for Play Midnight uses CSS stored inside the
src/style/sheets/ folder. These files have a theme (from
src/style/theme.js) injected into them where you have access to the users current Background/Accent colors.
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Copyright (c) 2016 Chris Tieman
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