Boom is described as 'easy to use audio player intended for casual computer users who do not wish to spend their time on figuring more sophisticated software out. All of its most important features are easily accessible out-of-the-box' and is an app in the Audio & Music category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Boom for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Android and BSD. The best alternative is VLC Media Player, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Boom are foobar2000 (Free), AIMP (Free), Clementine (Free, Open Source) and Strawberry (Free, Open Source).