foobar2000 Alternatives for Linux

    foobar2000 is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Clementine, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to foobar2000 and loads of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to foobar2000 are DeaDBeeF (Free, Open Source), Strawberry (Free, Open Source), Audacious (Free, Open Source) and Quod Libet (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 14, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      Your music belongs to you Current music players are focused on managing your music collection, while using mandatory criteria about how they organize it.

      Discontinued

      Last released was in 2011.

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    1. LXMusic is a minimalist xmms2 music player developed with GTK+ in pure C language. It features a very simple, clean, lightweight, and intuitive user interface.


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Gnac is an easy to use audio conversion program for the GNOME desktop. It is designed to be powerful but simple! It provides easy audio files conversion between all GStreamer supported audio formats.

      Discontinued

      Last update was in 2012. See news section http://gnac.sourceforge.net/

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Xfce
      Potamus is a lightweight GTK-based audio player with a simple interface and an emphasis on high audio quality.
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    3. The open social music platform. Anontune is not another system of control, Anontune is freedom for music and all those who appreciate it. The Anontune project is an attempt to implement an open platform for social music.

      Discontinued

      Anontune is closed indefinitely, and I cannot promise it will ever return

    4. RhythmCat is a music player which can be running under Linux. It can be used as a normal music player, and it can also show lyrics in a single window, or even on the desktop. It can help you mix your voice into the original music.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      CuePlay is an audio player for Linux and Mac OS X. It has been created to be able to play MP3 and FLAC files with cuesheets, because foobar2000 isn't present at the Linux platform. This enables one to create one long MP3/FLAC file and index it with a .cue file.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Knowthelist - the awesome party music player Easy to use for all party guests Quick search for tracks in collection Two players with separate playlists Mixer with fader, 3 channel EQ and gain FadeNow to smoothly jump to the next song Auto fader and auto...
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Peyote is an audio player with a friendly MC-like interface designed specifically for working with cue-sheets. Peyote supports wv ( wavepack ), wav, flac, ape, ogg and mp3 formats.
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