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Discover music with YouTube playlists.

Snippet by snippet.

Screenshot of a playlist in newsic


Supports both YouTube and Vimeo playlists

Listen to 30-second snippets - or the full song

Find similar playlists based on current song

Keyboard shortcuts for less mouse tinkering

Lyric search via

Experimental support for cross-platform playlists


Open source

Both the main script and the Webextension are released under MIT License. Feel free to use, customize, self-host or fork it.


The main script written in Python.

This website.


Open newsic directly from YouTube.