Groove

Groove.app

Display live track info from Spotify and Apple Music in your dock.

Using NSDockTile and SwiftUI, Groove interfaces with Spotify and Apple Music to control and display track info.

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Usage

Clicking on the Groove dock icon will toggle play/pause status.

Double clicking will advance to the next track.

Download

Latest Groove DMG can found here.

Configuration

To choose which music player to use, right click on the Groove dock tile and switch between Apple Music and Spotify.

Right click of Groove app showing how to change between Apple Music and Spotify

Libraries

Groove makes use of the following libraries:

  • DSFDockTile Allows a NSViewController to be used in the DockTile.
  • MusicPlayer Communicates with Spotify and Apple Music client apps to control playback and obtain track info