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Version number: Varies by device

## 03/16/2014 - Version 4.1.3 ### Bugs * Fix issues with application working behind proxies ## 11/23/2014 - Version 4.1.2 ### Bugs * Some songs could not be played (player showed them as 1 second length songs). * Player could loose link to for some users. * Article "The" should be ignored in titles in ordering. ## 11/23/2014 - Version 4.1.1 ### Bugs * Highly rated playlist did not show songs which are not included in Library. * Some views did not show control buttons when songs are selected. ## 11/15/2014 - Version 4.1 ### New features * Add "refresh radio" button on radio view to start radio with fresh list of songs. * Add "current queue" toolbar button. ### Bugs * Backspace button can navigate back when user is typing in search box. * Fix application crash when adding songs to queue. * Fix application crash with songs navigation. * Fix application crash when Music Library is unreachable. * Offline: cannot change song position in offline mode. * Offline: cannot show album view in offline mode. * Offline: cannot play songs in offline mode after restart.


  • Stream songs from Google Play Music
  • All Access Radio support (Search and Explore)
  • Stream to Xbox
  • Cache songs from Google Play Music and listen them when you don't have internet connection
  • Playlists managment: create/delete/rename/adding and removeing songs
  • Search by Artist, Songs, Albums, Genres, Playlists from Windows Search Charm
  • Scrobbling support (enable it in Settings->Accounts)
  • Live tiles (support wide and square tiles)
  • Rate songs (5 stars rate system)
  • Shows the recently played artists / albums/ genres / playlists on the Home screen
  • Plays in background, screen can be turned off or you can use other applications in the same time

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5 stars out of 5
· 5/18/2015
Works better than webapp

This app revived my interest in my Gen1 Atom 8.1 tablet. The app works perfectly and smoothly. Two minor features that are missing are spacebar play/pause (dev is working on it---not easy). Second feature is missing auto thumbs-up playlist, but the workaround is to make another playlist with the thumbs up. You can still give thumbs up and down. Support the dev and buy this app; you'll love it!

5 stars out of 5
· 5/11/2015
Great app!!!!

It's just as good as the android version, IF NOT BETTER! But it is the best play music app I've ever seen! There are a few others on this store I like but this one is my favorite! Thanks Developer!

3 stars out of 5
· 4/25/2015
Love it!

Only issue, when I preview the album cover while the song is playing is there anyway to make the album cover full screen instead of a little picture?

5 stars out of 5
· 4/22/2015
love it

love this app but I wish there was a way for it to work with my keyboard media controls to advance or pause tracks

5 stars out of 5
· 4/22/2015
Fantastic player

I really don't have anything to complain about with this player. The only thing I would like to see is the ability to move/drag songs around in playlists and the ability to edit song metadata, though they don't detract from the experience enough to not warrant five stars.

5 stars out of 5
· 4/21/2015
Essential for Google Music Users

Occasionally bugs will pop up keeping me from listening offline, but they are quickly fixed.

5 stars out of 5
· 4/14/2015
This is the app you are looking for

This app does everything I want it to and it does it right. Everything works. Other apps I have tried (gmusic and client for google music) don't work smoothly and don't handle playlists at all. Outcoldplayer does both. integration is a major plus and is integrated appropriately. Caching music offline works well and is a great feature. The interface is well designed and despite minimal appearance includes all relevant information at a glance. A nice detail is that it shows the buffering percentage when you play a song. No other google play client I have seen shows this. Overall I am very pleased with this app. It is everything I have been looking for out of a windows store app. Finding good apps in the windows store is seemingly impossible but outcoldplayer is one of the best.

5 stars out of 5
· 3/22/2015
Outstanding Google Music player

This is by far my most-used Windows 8 app on my Surface Pro 3. It's much better than Google's native Music app, and it gets even better when combined with the Google Music unlimited subscription. Very useful, very user-friendly and well-designed. Highly recommended.

3 stars out of 5
· 3/19/2015
It's a good start.

Needs a LOT of UI/UX work. They need to fix the constant error popup regarding music you own that stops playing the music. Not a fan of being charged just to remove ads on a FREE service...or in the case of All Access a service we already pay for. Not worth the price charged if there aren't any added features. Needs better control layout when in thin/phone width. To skip or get to other controls you have to tap tap tap. Making the bottom section better optimized shouldn't be too much to ask so that I can skip tracks, more than pause/play.

5 stars out of 5
· 3/16/2015
Better than the web player!

I've always thought the web player for Google Music is sluggish to load and use. This app is responsive, full-featured, and functional. Has great support for pin view and is quick to buffer and switch between screens. Exactly what I was hoping for!