Spotify is a ace music service, and the recent Windows 7 client update has really improved my user experience.
jump list controls
How cool is that 🙂
For more info on Windows 7 jump lists and desktop preview see:
Windows 7 jump lists
Windows 7 desktop preview
and my blog post on the topic and tips on useful workarounds:
Hints on windows 7 jump lists
A small patch release on the client (circa 5/10/10) has fixed the preview controls disappearing after minimizing the client to the icon tray.
Also no start menu jump list at the moment.
Spotify also supports Function Key + ‘media control’ keys on Windows. Click here for more short cut keys info.