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Plex Daily Mix

Now that I’ve rated every song in my Plex library, what’s the best way to actually enjoy this music?

Here’s my first experiment: a Plex Daily Mix. It’s 50 songs, organized with two criteria.

This is a pretty simple smart playlist, but because it updates every time I play a song (because of the first criteria) and won’t repeat too often (because of the second), this playlist will only ever empty if I never add new music to my collection. It’s also songs I’ve already decided to keep, so my mind isn’t distracted by thinking do I want to keep this one?”

This is the kind of stuff I’ve always wanted from iTunes, but they had to go and break smart playlists a few years ago and now nobody trusts it to work.

Other playlists I’d like to make:

Posted on 1/8/2018   #music     #plex  






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