Audacious 3.7 released with Internet streaming recording now possible while playing

Audacious 3.7 recently released, is one of the best lightweight music player – is an advanced, feature rich music player for GNOME using GTK 3 interface. In this release, the Qt interface can be customized with several new appearance settings. Many other small fixes and improvements, such as a visualizer in the info bar, have been made to bring the interface closer to feature-parity with the GTK+ interface.

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Audacious 3.7 bugfixes

New features

  • Playlists can be shuffled by whole albums rather than single tracks.
  • Internet streams can be recorded while playing via a simple record button (GTK+ only).
  • The playlist export window displays supported formats in a drop-down list (GTK+ only).
  • A new, unified window has been added for managing equalizer presets (GTK+ only).
  • The user interface automatically adjusts to be more usable on high-resolution screens (GTK+ only).
  • An “Edit Lyrics” option has been added to the LyricWiki plugin, which opens the edit page for the current song.
  • Guessing of missing tag fields can be disabled (#513).
  • Decoding and playback of standard input is possible with e.g. echo file.mp3 | audacious

The following plugins have been ported to Qt:

  • Winamp Classic Interface
  • Playlist Manager
  • Search Tool
  • Status Icon

Install Audacious 3.7 on Ubuntu OS

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install audacious audacious-plugins
 
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