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The Open Music column is written by Chris Hermansen and covers his thoughts on how to enjoy music in an open environment, how to tinker with music using open source tools, and much more.

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...
2 tag management tools for organizing your music library

Learn more about EasyTag and ExFalso tag editors to reorganize your audio files and make your music...
A Linux-friendly DAC and headphone amplifier for listening to music

This month's Open Music column is about a Linux-friendly DAC and headphone amplifier for listening...
Music tagging with open audio players

We look at the tag-management capabilities of a few open source music players.
Organizing your music: Tagging as you rip

In this month's Open Music column, Chris Hermansen looks at readily available open source music...
Getting MPDroid working with Archphile-based box

Getting the MPDroid client to work with an Archphile-based box can be challenging, so these...
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...