Suggestions for improving Pretzel Rocks.

Have an idea of how we can make Pretzel better? Notice a potential bug that needs fixing? Let us know here. If you are making a bug report, please start the post with "BUG:" then describe your issue. This is not the place to report mutes or claims.

Touch Portal integration

Suggested by: Just Dan (18 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 15 Feb Comments: 8
Under consideration

Elgato StreamDeck Support

It would be fantastic to be able to have better control of Pretzel using my Elgato StreamDeck!
Suggested by: Knaught (18 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 16 Apr, '23 Comments: 11

Twitch Extension working for New Pretzel

I'd love to be able to bring back the Twitch Extension for the new Pretzel!
Suggested by: Frazley (18 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 24 Nov, '23 Comments: 3

Compact mode!

Allow the desktop player to be put into a compact mode, somewhere around the size of the legacy player. Have some tabs - "Now Playing", "Stations", "Playlists" (once ...
Suggested by: Mike V (26 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 23 Jan, '23 Comments: 9

Discord Bot

a discord bot that play's the music in discord for all to here and to play even anyone's playlist liked songs etc because everyone wants to here the music and maybe ...
Suggested by: zquanTum_HybriD (18 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 27 Feb Comments: 4
Not planned

Fade-In and Fade-Out for music

Add an option to fade music in when starting and fade it out when stopping, so that starting and stopping music on stream is not as abrupt.
Suggested by: Jay (19 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 05 Feb Comments: 4
Under consideration

More flexible "Now Playing Output"

Add a way to split up the "Now Playing Output" into either multiple lines or even better multiple files for more flexibility in designing stream overlays. I'd like ...
Suggested by: RandomHost (28 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 29 Jun, '23 Comments: 1
Under consideration

Last FM integration

The song ticker i use is the one by AC pixel and its bloody lovely, works with last FM scrobbling so i would love to see last fm support is possible so i can keep ...
Suggested by: MrMallenby (19 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 15 Jun, '22 Comments: 2

Apply filters to station track statistics

Would it be possible to have the numbers of tracks per station/in the catalog update to take into account active filters? Or some way of showing that information, ...
Suggested by: alittlelage (25 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 23 Jan, '23 Comments: 5

Song request for twitch chat

Twitch Extension that have all of the songs or just that the streamer like or just a stasion vote and they can vote for a song or stasion
Suggested by: AxLL94 (18 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 05 Feb Comments: 2
Planned In Progress

API for things like !song commands in Twitch bots

Would love to see the API updated for !song to work with new Pretzel.
Suggested by: Frazley (18 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 18 May, '22 Comments: 3

Lightstream Integration

It would be great if there was a way to integrate with Lightstream ( without needing a computer sending audio to Lightstream (something like ...
Suggested by: Zoz (18 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 09 Aug, '23 Comments: 0
Under consideration

Linux Native/Friendly Desktop Player

Current legacy player can be installed via WINE on Linux in order to take advantage of the "write to file" options, which are instrumental in overlays and other data ...
Suggested by: Lintyjuggler90 (22 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 06 Sep, '21 Comments: 2
Under consideration


To prevent silence between songs, it'd be really nice to have crossfade or something similar
Suggested by: Chellybean23 (21 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 18 Sep, '22 Comments: 1
Under consideration

Shuffle on/off on custom playlists

I have custom playlists. They are attached to a stream-startup routine. After the change of application, I lost the ability to play a playlist in a set order. ...
Suggested by: Tor-Henrik aka TigersDen (01 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 14 Feb Comments: 0

Reorder or Favorite stations

A way to favorite a stations you like as a whole :)
Suggested by: Wolfstarheart (15 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 18 Dec, '22 Comments: 5
Under consideration

Have the Now Playing API endpoint return JSON when specified

When the Accept header is set to `application/json` it would be nice of the Now Playing endpoint returned the data in a json format like: {"song": "Blah blah", ...
Suggested by: Rushmead (25 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 15 Jan Comments: 3

StreamElements integration/support

As you have integration with StramLabs - we'd love to have the same integration with StreamElements
Suggested by: AngeryJack (18 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 11 Jan, '22 Comments: 2
Under consideration Blocked

Blocking specific artists

It would be nice to be able to block certain artists (in my case one artist I had bad experience with getting rightfully flagged and demonetized) instead of only ...
Suggested by: Tiia (28 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 22 Feb Comments: 0
Under consideration

Colorblind Options

Modify the Pretzel UI Colors to accomodate colorblind users.
Suggested by: Just Dan (14 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 25 May, '22 Comments: 6
Under consideration

Always on Top

The Player before Beta had an "Always on Top" Feature. Would be great to have this back!
Suggested by: NewfieMonkey (30 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 23 Jun, '21 Comments: 1
Under consideration

Start a specific playlist with a hotkey or Stream Deck.

I usually switch the music in my stream so it fits the situation in my game. It would be awesome if I could just hit a button and start a specific playlist I saved. ...
Suggested by: Kappinski (18 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 12 Feb Comments: 0
Under consideration

Desktop App for New Pretzel

I'd love to see the Desktop app updated for the new Pretzel.
Suggested by: Frazley (18 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 09 Dec, '23 Comments: 3
Done beta Shipped

Mobile App/Mobile Browser support!

This would be very helpful in curating playlists of songs I enjoy on the go! This way I wouldn't spend so much time in stream switching tracks or just muting ones I ...
Suggested by: Rico Jake (12 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 25 Jan Comments: 2
Under consideration

Ability to see few previous songs

Would be great to see last couple songs that played so you can go back and like them if you happened to miss what song it was while it was playing.
Suggested by: Kablooey Krebs (24 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 18 Jan, '21 Comments: 3

"Back" button/previous track button

Let us go back to a track that previously played
Suggested by: Rini (19 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 18 Sep, '22 Comments: 0

Support Multiple Logged In Accounts

My gf and I stream from the same computer and it would be great if we could have two accounts logged in concurrently and pick the active account when playing in the ...
Suggested by: MechJack (30 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 07 May, '21 Comments: 4

I'm Tired of This Track option

Would be nice to have an option to temprarily "ban" a song from your Pretzel account for like 30 days.
Suggested by: Frazley (24 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 14 Mar, '22 Comments: 1
Under consideration

Glimesh Compatibility is an open-source video streaming service. It would be great if there was a pretzel chat attribution bot for it, and if pretzel was usable with Glimesh.
Suggested by: Gomi Tan (01 Mar, '21) Upvoted: 24 Jan, '22 Comments: 2
Under consideration

Alternative Google login method addition

Fix the Google login flow by making the user login through a web browser so Pretzel can grab the authentication token and use it to sign in.
Suggested by: Just Dan (29 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 19 Nov, '22 Comments: 2
Under consideration

XSplit integration/support

Seeing integration with StreamLabs begs the question of why there isn't one for XSplit. Not everyone uses StreamLabs software and this seems like a logical integration.
Suggested by: PlanBPlays (20 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 23 Feb, '22 Comments: 0
Under consideration

twitch chat command options

It would be fantastic if we could get commands that mods can use like "!PRskip" to skip the song or "!PRstation {station name}" and the sorts. Something like this ...
Suggested by: ADKohi (20 Feb, '21) Upvoted: 23 Jan, '23 Comments: 1
Under consideration

Don't force updates to the player

Rather than forcing an update, which might happen while a user is live -- have some sort of alert window that lets the user know there is an update ready for them.
Suggested by: Rini (12 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 04 Jan, '22 Comments: 1

Chat commands skip

skipping and stopping a song and etc
Suggested by: KibaTheBarbarian (25 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 04 Feb Comments: 0
Under consideration

Auto play, Window Memmory and possible UI update

On the old app there was an option for "auto play" after launching the app it would be good if added again (if there is already an option for it I couldn't find it). ...
Suggested by: Doğukan Balıkçı (30 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 23 Jul, '21 Comments: 3
Under consideration

Discord Rich Presence

Give Pretzel a Rich Presence presence like Spotify and other applications. Helps with promoting Pretzel and maybe provide it as a Pretzel Premium feature?
Suggested by: Just Dan (22 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 04 Nov, '21 Comments: 1
Under consideration

Implement system tray

The System Tray is another name given to the Notification Area, which we can find in the right-side of the Windows Taskbar. The System Tray features different types ...
Suggested by: Ricardo de Vries (21 May, '21) Upvoted: 06 Jul, '23 Comments: 1
Under consideration

Now Playing JSON: Set "playing" to false when exiting desktop app

Currently if I close the desktop application while a song is playing, the Now Playing JSON file does not get modified. It would be ideal if player.playing would be ...
Suggested by: Sierra (11 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 26 Sep, '22 Comments: 0
Under consideration

"Stop after current song" option

An option to stop the playback of Pretzel songs after the current song finishes, to allow for users to transition more smoothly out of using Pretzel music (e.g. at ...
Suggested by: Nixill (24 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 04 Oct, '22 Comments: 1
Under consideration

Station Keybinds

The option to keybind station selection/fave stations.
Suggested by: Behavingbeardly (26 Feb, '21) Upvoted: 10 Sep, '23 Comments: 1
Under consideration

Add minimize to tray option

less stuff on taskbar
Suggested by: himanshu (26 Apr, '21) Upvoted: 23 Jan, '23 Comments: 0
Under consideration

Beta: JSON Output - Include URL to Album Art, Track Length & Current Position

Add additional information in the JSON Now Playing output to allow custom HTML overlays to be coded.
Suggested by: FineWolf (12 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 03 May, '22 Comments: 0
Under consideration

Media keys not working on beta

Able to use my media keys on normal Pretzel, but on beta version, it won't pick them up. Option is enabled.
Suggested by: Colonel_Black (24 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 01 Dec, '20 Comments: 2
Done beta

Arrange playlists

please allow us to re arrange the play list in a specific order. Alphabetical, or custom.
Suggested by: Shane brennan (27 Feb, '21) Upvoted: 14 Sep, '23 Comments: 1
Under consideration

Integration with Tuna

The user univrsal has an OBS plugin called Tuna that provides some nice features for displaying "Now Playing" information. Now that an API is available as well as ...
Suggested by: Gelmo (14 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 23 Dec, '23 Comments: 1
Under consideration

More specific playlists

The playlists we have are amazing but often combine multiple genres. I would love more specific genres such as lofi as opposed to edm because I like lowkey and non ...
Suggested by: RipleyShaine (18 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 26 Sep, '22 Comments: 1
Planned In Progress

Mix Stations

I'd love to toggle on shuffle for more than one station. Example; I love Chiptune but not for every song. Let me turn on Chiptune, Retrowave and EDM stations so that ...
Suggested by: FromThe70s (22 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 23 Jan, '23 Comments: 2

Please Bring Back Auto-Start, Window Size Retention & Mini Player

In the new player, music no longer auto plays on launch and the new (much larger) window doesn't remember its position when closed. When I launch it, it now appears ...
Suggested by: Parallax Abstraction (04 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 20 Jan, '21 Comments: 2
Under consideration

Ban An Artist

The ability to ban an artist from playing on any station or playlist.
Suggested by: Frazley (02 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 23 Jan, '23 Comments: 2
Under consideration

Separate hotkeys for Play/Pause

The ability to set custom hotkey bindings is great, but it would be super useful if I could set individual bindings for Play and Pause. This would work allow various ...
Suggested by: Covarr (01 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 30 Jul, '23 Comments: 1
Under consideration