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This API's output may have additions in the future.

Add an Artist to the queue with an Artist name.


artiststringArtist name
appendstring, one of front, back or indexSee Queue/Append
clearbooleanShould the queue be cleared before adding?
playbooleanShould we start playing?
indexoptional (maybe-null) unsigned integerIf the index append is chosen, this will be the index used
offsetoptional (maybe-null) unsigned integerSee Queue/offset


result: null if everything went ok.

error: ... if there was an index/offset error.

Example Request 1

Add to back of the queue.

festival-cli queue_add_map_artist --artist TWICE --append back
curl http://localhost:18425 -d '{"jsonrpc":"2.0","id":0,"method":"queue_add_map_artist","params":{"artist":"TWICE","append":"back","clear":false,"play":false}}'

Example Request 2

Insert at queue index 4.

festival-cli queue_add_map_artist --artist TWICE --append index --index 4
curl http://localhost:18425 -d '{"jsonrpc":"2.0","id":0,"method":"queue_add_map_artist","params":{"artist":"TWICE","append":"index","clear":false,"play":false,"index":4}}'

Example Request 3

Clear the queue, add all the Song's by this Artist, but start at the 5th Song (offset 4).

festival-cli queue_add_map_artist --artist TWICE --append front --clear --play --offset 4
curl http://localhost:18425 -d '{"jsonrpc":"2.0","id":0,"method":"queue_add_map_artist","params":{"artist":"TWICE","append":"front","clear":true,"play":true,"offset":4}}'

Example Response

  "jsonrpc": "2.0",
  "result": null, // <--- everything went ok.
  "id": 0