Install Audacious 3.5 in Ubuntu 13.10, 14.04

Audacious, one of the best lightweight music player – is an advanced, feature rich music player for GNOME using GTK 3 interface. Its got a clean interface, with support for real-time audio effects, visualization, equalizer, lyrics and other plugins, themes (including Winamp Classic style), powerful configuration options and multiple playlists organized in tabs. Enjoy the modern GTK-themed interface or change things up with Winamp Classic skins. Use the plugins included with Audacious to fetch lyrics for your music, to set an alarm in the morning, and more.


Features implemented in 3.5

  • Delete songs from the filesystem or move them to the trash
  • Open songs in a running Audacious instance from Windows Explorer
  • Switch playlists by scrolling on the tab bar
  • Option to show number of entries in playlist tabs
  • Support for Microsoft ASXv3 playlists
  • Option to hide tab bar when there is only one playlist
  • OpenGL spectrum visualization works in Windows
  • Alarm plugin provides new “Set Alarm” menu item
  • New settings window for JACK output
  • ID3v2.3 tags are no longer converted to the newer but less portable ID3v2.4 format
  • Translations are included in the Windows build

Install Audacious 3.5.x

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install audacious
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