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Our articles on audio and music include open source music players, software, instruments, and more.

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A reader asks why there's any need for compressed audio data when CD quality is good enough.

This lightweight open source audio OS offers a rich feature set and high-quality digital sound.

Using the command line tools to test out the idea that FLAC audio files are inferior to WAV.
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Now anyone can create music box punch cards.
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This fork of Clementine is efficient, easy to install, and offers magnificent high-res audio sound...
How to connect your record player with the rest of your gear

Follow this step-by-step guide to build your own phono preamplifier using Muffsy's open source kit.
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Ah, so many file formats—especially audio and video ones—can make for fun times if you get a file...
Sound themes in Linux: What every user should know

Like all modern operating systems, Linux has a set of specifications for sound themes. Sound themes...