For a while I've wanted to be able to share a link to a track on spotify so that it jumps the right place. An example is when learning covers for the band I play in; or just to point out a great part of the track.
The good new is that this is already possible! I asked a question on Get Satisfaction and a Spotify employee Emil Hesslow answered straight away that this feature already exists. Here's some examples:
- Check out George Benson's guitar break: Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey 4:04
- A Nice hammond organ break from Greg Rolie: Toussaint L'Overture 0:46
You can also use the spotify protocol:
The format for the link is just a simple fragment identifier added to the end of the link in the format #mins:secs e.g:
From using this (I'm running Spotify under wine) I've found you need to URLencode this in the
http://open.spotify... links for it to work so