Show album art in Conky with python script.

I wanted to show some Album art in conky.

Ofcourse i didnt need to re-invent the wheel so I stumbled upon this forum topic:

Crunchbanglinux::forums::images-in-conky-specifically-rhythmbox-album-art

iggykoopa created a nice script (see here) but because I like the dark feeling of #! I wanted to have the album art in greyscale.

I took his base from: http://crunchbanglinux.org/pastebin/29 and added this part to it: (and an option so you can start it with “conkymusic.py -g”.)

You can grab the whole code here: Python CrunchBang Linux Pastebin.

The code in conky:

Works great here.