Audio and music

Design your life's soundtrack with open source music players

Design your life's soundtrack with open source music players
We tour the world of open source music players in 2016.Read more

Top open source creative tools in 2016

Top 34 open source creative tools in 2016
We look at open source creative tools for artists, graphic and fashion designers, musicians, videographers, photographers, and hobbyists.Read more

Getting MPDroid working with an Archphile-based box

Getting MPDroid working with Archphile-based box
Getting the MPDroid client to work with an Archphile-based box can be challenging, so these pointers might help.Read more

4 open music players compared: VLC, QMMP, Clementine, and Amarok

4 open music players compared: VLC, QMMP, Clementine, and Amarok
We see how four music players, VLC, QMMP, Clementine, Amarok, compare. The author also recommends favorite music from Linux-friendly sources.Read more

MOD Duo: Building an open source guitar stomp box

MOD Duo: Building an open source guitar stomp box
Some time ago the MOD Duo jumped onto my radar. In a nutshell, it is a guitar stomp box that comes loaded with different effects and sounds. Instead...Read more

Linux helped me grow as a musician

Linux helped me grow as a musician
How I started using Linux for everything, especially making music.Read more

Why the proprietary MQA music encoding system is better than DRM, but still not good

Why the proprietary MQA music encoding system is better than DRM, but still not good
Is MQA (Master Quality Authenticated) a better way to listen to music? Or just another opportunity for the music industry to sell the same music all...Read more

3 command-line music players for Linux

3 command-line music players for Linux
Do you want to know how to play music straight from your Linux terminal? Here’s a look at three command-line music players.Read more