EasyTAG Alternatives for Linux

    There are many alternatives to EasyTAG for Linux and since it's discontinued a lot of people are looking for a replacement. The best Linux alternative is MusicBrainz Picard, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to EasyTAG and 11 are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to EasyTAG are Kid3 (Free, Open Source), Jaikoz (Paid), Puddletag (Free, Open Source) and MP3 Diags (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 12, 2020

    1. Picard is the next generation MusicBrainz tagging application. This new tagging concept is album oriented, as opposed to track/file oriented like the ClassicTagger was.
      MusicBrainz Picard vs EasyTAG opinions
      Most users think MusicBrainz Picard is a great alternative to EasyTAG.
      Works with several file types, can search and fill the missing tags on your files, the interface is clean and easy to use.
      Positive comment about 1 year ago

      0
      Works flawlessly and seems to integrate well with all Linux desktop software (drag and drop from Amarok, file managers, etc). Also the interface is very clear and fast to use after you understand it.
      Positive comment almost 2 years ago

      0
    2. If you want to easily tag multiple MP3, Ogg/Vorbis, FLAC, MPC, MP4/AAC, MP2, Speex, TrueAudio, WavPack, WMA, WAV and AIFF files (e.g.
      show more


      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Jaikoz is a tagger that specializes in mass tagging of music file tags. Jaikoz performs acoustic fingerprint matching and metadata lookups automatically using the MusicBrainz, Discogs and Acoustid databases. It can also look up artwork and find duplicates songs.
      show more
    3. Puddletag is an audio tag editor (primarily created for) GNU/Linux similar to Mp3tag and Kid3. Unlike most taggers, it uses a spreadsheet-like layout so that all the tags you want to edit by hand are visible and easily editable.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      MP3 Diags is a GUI-based application that allows end-users to identify issues with their MP3 files, fix some of the issues and make other changes, like adding track information. It also lets you "look inside" an MP3 file.
      show more


    4. bliss performs all the hard work in organizing your music collection; making it consistent, correct and complete with little effort.
      show more
    5. Finetune is the easiest way to fix your music. Fix song information, cover art, lyrics and remove duplicate and missing tracks from your library. Unlike other tagging tools, Finetune works mostly in an automatic way.
      show more
    6. A command line editor for id3v2 tags.
      No screenshots yet
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      AtomicParsley is a lightweight command line program that can read and set iTunes-style metadata tags in MPEG-4 files & 3gp assets in 3GPP/3GPP2 files.
    7. With Mp3TagsForTracks you can easily and reliably organize your Mp3 music collection with additional information (so-called ID3 tags). For example, you can access the appropriate album cover, artist and song name. You can also normalize the volume of the Mp3 file.
      show more
    Showing 10 of 11 alternatives