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    MediaMonkey Alternatives for Linux

    MediaMonkey 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 MediaMonkey and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to MediaMonkey are Strawberry (Free, Open Source), Audacious (Free, Open Source), Rhythmbox (Free, Open Source) and Quod Libet (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated May 10, 2022
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    1. Clementine is a cross-platform free and open source music player and library organizer. It is a port of Amarok 1.
      Clementine vs MediaMonkey opinions
      Some users think Clementine is a great alternative to MediaMonkey, some don't.
      Mediamonkey is a MEDIA manager with a built in MEDIA player. Clementine is a MUSIC manager / player. Mediamonkey manages both VIDEO and AUDIO and isn't just a MUSIC player.
      Negative comment about 4 years ago

      Is the most complete audio player you can get on linux (at least at the moment), all other audio players aren't as complete as this one is or are based on it and are not as complete as clementine.
      Positive comment about 5 years ago

      On my Mac (late 2013) Clementine does not easily rip CDs from an external drive. It loses Album Artist information. It does not read .aiff files. I don't know what else it can't do, because those functions are so basic I refuse to dig deeper.
      Negative comment almost 4 years ago

      ipod and usb devices don't work.
      Negative comment over 5 years ago

    2. Strawberry is a music player and music collection organizer. It is a fork of Clementine released in 2018 aimed at music collectors and audiophiles. The name is inspired by the band Strawbs. It's written in C++ using the Qt framework.
      Strawberry vs MediaMonkey opinions
      Most users think Strawberry is a great alternative to MediaMonkey.
      It's better than Clementine :-)
      Positive comment about 2 years ago

      It continues where Clementine stopped. A developed version of "old" Clementine. If you need a music library software, this is probably the closest to MediaMonkey. Simpler, with less functions but adequate.
      Positive comment over 2 years ago


    3. Audacious is an advanced audio player. It is free, lightweight, based on GTK+, runs on Linux and many other *nix platforms and is focused on audio quality and supporting a wide range of audio codecs. There is also support for several visual styles from Winamp.
      Audacious vs MediaMonkey opinions
      This alternative is disputed. Audacious is still a legitimate alternative to MediaMonkey, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
      Audacious is an audio player, MediaMonkey is an audio/video player and library organizer.
      Negative comment almost 2 years ago

    4. Rhythmbox is an audio player for Linux that plays and organizes digital music. Inspired by Apple's iTunes, it is free software that is designed to work well under the .
      Rhythmbox vs MediaMonkey opinions
      This alternative is disputed. Rhythmbox is still a legitimate alternative to MediaMonkey, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
      rythm and box is only a player, it doesn't have all the file management options media monkey is offering (mass renaming, updating ide3 tags from the web etc...)
      Negative comment over 3 years ago

    5. Quod Libet is a Gapless GTK+-based audio player written in Python. Its designed around the idea that you know how to organize your music better than we do. It lets you make playlists based on regular expressions (dont worry, regular searches work too).

    6. Amarok is a powerful music player for Linux, Unix and Windows with an intuitive interface. It makes playing the music you love and discovering new music easier than ever before - and it looks good doing it!
      Amarok vs MediaMonkey opinions
      Some users think Amarok is a great alternative to MediaMonkey, some don't.
      The Amarok is only a mediafile-player, Mediamonkey help you to organize the files
      Negative comment almost 6 years ago

    7. 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.
    8. Beets is the media library management system for obsessive-compulsive music geeks. The purpose of beets is to get your music collection right once and for all. It catalogs your collection, automatically improving its metadata as it goes using the MusicBrainz database.
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      An open-source jukebox for large collections of mp3/ Vorbis / FLAC / mpc/ape files, written in perl. Its made with big (> 10,000 songs) libraries in mind.
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      Roon is a music playing system for audiophiles.
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