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simple music player for flac files

Postby damieno613 on Sat Jan 05, 2013 12:58 pm

I'm coming from windows using winamp.

Now banshee will work for me, but I don't like the smart playlist. I want to be able to open and close individual playlists and only see the songs from that playlist.

I tried qmmp but couldn't find any menus.

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Re: simple music player for flac files

Postby caf4926 on Sat Jan 05, 2013 1:04 pm

Dunno

But other options are: Rhythmbox, Clementine,
Plenty of others too
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Re: simple music player for flac files

Postby d00med on Sat Jan 05, 2013 1:04 pm

Audacious has a winamp like UI you can enable (sudo apt-get install audacious). Decibel is another minimal player. Both support flac.
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Re: simple music player for flac files

Postby terryl on Fri Feb 22, 2013 3:29 am

Many of music players in Linux can play FLAC file out of the box. Of all these, I have tried all the big names Rhythmbox, Banshee, Amarok, Exhaile, XMMS, Audacious, JuK. Of all these XMMS and Audacious have the WinAmp look, so it will take you less than 2 seconds to figure out where things are.

If you are more into organising your music files, then try Clementine and/or Guayadeque. I've been a long time FLAC-ophile and I love Clementine the most, but it's more like music library management/player. However what i like most here is Clementine can work seamlessly with the embedded cue sheet. So if you rip your gapless cds (imagine concerts or some Pink Floyd's stuff) as one track flac file with embedded cue, Clementine will read into the cue file and list the songs as show on your CD. The 'big name' ones can't do this. Bad thing about it is, first time library load takes quite a long time. Afterward it just constantly monitor the library.
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Re: simple music player for flac files

Postby classicrock71 on Sun Feb 24, 2013 12:24 am

I really like Clementine,
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