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Skip Tunes - for Spotify, iTunes, and Rdio

By Greg Dougherty

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Skip Tunes is a simple Mac OS X application which allows you to easily control iTunes, Spotify, and Rdio from your Menu Bar.

- Control iTunes, Spotify, and/or Rdio from your menu bar
- Display OS X Notifications
- Adjust Volume Controls
- Share to Facebook & Twitter
- Show or Hide Controls in your Menu Bar
- Set Keyboard Shortcuts
- Rate iTunes Tracks
- Detach window from menu bar
- Optimized for Retina Displays

Skip Tunes has been covered in Cnet, Macworld, Cult of Mac, The Next Web, Lifehacker, and others.

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What's New in Version 3.1.1

Note: There is still an ongoing bug in Spotify’s app which doesn’t allow Skip Tunes to access Spotify album artwork. This is a bummer for Skip Tunes… let Spotify know that you want better AppleScript support for third party apps by tweeting @SpotifyCares or visiting

Updates for v3.1.1:
- Adds a fix which provides OAuth2 support for Rdio

Updates for v3.1:
- Support for Yosemite’s dark menu bar :)
- Removed dropdown arrow from the window, it now sits flush with the menu bar
- New refreshed Skip Tunes icon
- New blank artwork image
- New share icon
- Numerous slight icon updates to make the app feel a bit tidier
- Fixed an issue where the menu bar would appear selected when reduce transparency was selected from System Preferences and on an external monitor
- Reduced the number of console errors Skip Tunes was sending
- Fixed an issue where Skip Tunes caused apps to automatically re-launch when quitting
- Other bug fixes


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Customer Reviews

Does not work properly with iTunes Radio

Seems like a good app, but it doesn’t work with iTunes 12.2 Radio (album artwork doesn’t display and controls on the drop down don’t work).

Skip Tunes - for Spotify, iTunes, and Rdio
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  • $2.99
  • Category: Music
  • Updated:
  • Version: 3.1.1
  • Size: 0.8 MB
  • Languages: English, Russian
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Compatibility: OS X 10.9 or later, 64-bit processor

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