nowplaying

    2.0.0 • Public • Published

    nowplaying

    Simple Node.js event emitter for iTunes/Spotify playing/paused events.

    Uses nodobjc to observe macOS Distributed Notifications

    Requires

    • macOS. Tested up to High Sierra
    • Node.js

    Install

    npm install nowplaying

    Usage

    var nowplaying = require("nowplaying");
     
    nowplaying.on("playing", (data) => {
        console.log("PLAYING!", data);
    });
     
    nowplaying.on("paused", (data) => {
        console.log("PAUSED!", data);
    });
     
    nowplaying.on("stopped", (data) => {
        console.log("STOPPED!", data);
    });
     
    nowplaying.on("error", (data) => {
        console.log("ERROR!", data);
    });
     
    // data, if Spotify:
     
    // { source: 'Spotify',
    //   playerState: 'Playing',
    //   name: 'Planet Party',
    //   trackId: 'spotify:track:0X36qGG3g5yTLDIoIxWkLR',
    //   starred: true,
    //   discNumber: 1,
    //   hasArtwork: true,
    //   playCount: 0,
    //   location: '/Volumes/Music/Games/That We Play/3-Planet_Party.mp3',
    //   album: 'That We Can Play - EP',
    //   popularity: 1,
    //   duration: 168,
    //   artist: 'Games',
    //   albumArtist: 'Games',
    //   playbackPosition: 0,
    //   trackNumber: 3 }
     
    // data, if iTunes:
     
    // { source: 'iTunes',
    //   discNumber: 1,
    //   trackCount: 11,
    //   trackNumber: 5,
    //   name: 'Flightwave',
    //   playerState: 'Playing',
    //   persistentId: 1628654696,
    //   albumArtist: 'Com Truise',
    //   location: 'file://localhost/Volumes/Music/Com%20Truise/Galactic%20Melt/05%20Flightwave.mp3',
    //   composer: 'Com Truise',
    //   artist: 'Com Truise',
    //   ratingComputed: true,
    //   skipCount: 0,
    //   year: 2011,
    //   discCount: 1,
    //   libraryPersistentId: 1522701079,
    //   playCount: 3,
    //   artworkCount: 1,
    //   storeURL: 'itms://itunes.com/link?n=Flightwave&an=Com%20Truise&pn=Galactic%20Melt&cn=Com%20Truise',
    //   playlistPersistentId: -862874234,
    //   playDate: '2013-10-29 06:15:07 +0000',
    //   rating: 80,
    //   totalTime: 304587,
    //   genre: 'Electronic',
    //   albumRatingComputed: 0,
    //   album: 'Galactic Melt',
    //   albumRating: 80 }

    Install

    npm i nowplaying

    DownloadsWeekly Downloads

    4

    Version

    2.0.0

    License

    MIT

    Last publish

    Collaborators

    • dkordik