ncmpc is described as 'fully featured MPD client, which runs in a terminal (using ncurses). Its goal is to provide a keyboard oriented and consistent interface to MPD, without wasting resources' and is an app in the Audio & Music category. There are more than 10 alternatives to ncmpc for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Windows, Mac, BSD and Xfce. The best alternative is VLC Media Player, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like ncmpc are DeaDBeeF (Free, Open Source), Cantata (Free, Open Source), C* Music Player (Free, Open Source) and MOC (Free, Open Source).
VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework that plays most multimedia files as well as DVDs, Audio CDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols. Features Simple, fast and powerful media player.
DeaDBeeF is a lightweight graphical music player created for easy playback of music and management of playlists. It supports major audio codecs and tags, global hotkeys, gapless playback, streaming audio, command line control, and has an 18-band equalizer.
ncmpcpp – featureful ncurses based MPD client inspired by ncmpc Main features: - tag editor - playlist editor - easy to use search engine - media library - music visualizer - ability to fetch artist info from last.
Tired of music players that take forever to start up because they're loading ads or trying to download stuff? Of music players that ignore Bluetooth controls, or stop responding after a few minutes? I was too, so I wrote this app!