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

Quick-start guide to podcasting

Podcasts can be a great way to share information and build communities based on common interests...
How to make a low-cost guitar amp with Linux

With just a guitar, a cable, and open source software, you've no need to "Gimmie Some Money" to...
Exploring Cantata, an Linux music client that impresses

From setup to playback, learn how the MPD client Cantata is like music to the ears.
3 MPD clients for an Armbian music server

Last month , I described how I'd configured my CuBox-i4Pro computer as a Music Player Daemon (MPD)...
How to power a music server with Armbian

Step-by-step instructions for replacing a no-longer-maintained Linux music server distro with...
Lay down some audio tracks with Qtractor

Whether you're an aspiring or accomplished musician, a volunteer roadie, or an experienced audio...
A quick guide to using FFmpeg to convert media files

There are many open source tools out there for editing, tweaking, and converting multimedia into...
Squeeze Pi: Adventures in home audio

Using an old Raspberry Pi and open source Logitech software, an audiophile creates a streaming...