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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.

Record player with an LP spinning

GogglesMM developer and maintainer shares the reasons he created an open source music player.
Creative Commons logo with headphones on over sheet music

The creator of Guayadeque, an open source music player, opens up.
Creative Commons logo with headphones on over sheet music

Find free music available under Creative Commons and similar libre licenses with this comprehensive guide.
video editing dashboard

Learn about the features and capabilities of these music players for audiophiles.
open source music with piano keys background

Find out what makes a Linux-based open source audio player "audiophile quality."
Woman programming

Let's discuss if there is a need for compressed audio data when CD quality is good enough.
Two hands holding musical notes

This lightweight open source audio OS offers a rich feature set and high-quality digital sound.
4 manilla folders, yellow, green, purple, blue

Using the command line tools to test out the idea that FLAC audio files are inferior to WAV.