Open source Audio players

Amarok

Amarok is the music player for Linux and Unix with an intuitive interface. Amarok makes playing the music you love easier than ever before - and looks good doing it. (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD

Aqualung

Aqualung is an advanced music player originally targeted at the GNU/Linux operating system, today also running on FreeBSD, OpenBSD and Microsoft Windows. (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD - MAC OS X

Ario

Ario is a GTK2 client for MPD (Music player daemon). The interface used to browse the library is inspired by Rhythmbox but Ario aims to be much lighter and faster. (GPL)

Linux - Windows

aTunes

aTunes is a full-featured audio player and manager, developed in Java programming language, so it can be executed on different platforms. (GPL)

Cross-platform

Audacious

Audacious is a GUI-based free software media player for POSIX systems, such as Linux. (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD

Banshee

Banshee is a music management and playback application for Gnome. (MIT)

Linux - FreeBSD - Windows

Beatbox

BeatBox is a part of the elementary project. It's a music player with focus on speed, simplicity and music discovery. (GPL)

Linux

Clementine

Clementine is a modern music player and library organizer. It is inspired by Amarok 1.4, focusing on a fast and easy-to-use interface for searching and playing your music. (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD - MAC OS X - Windows

DeaDBeeF

DeaDBeeF is an audio player for GNU/Linux systems with X11 written in C and C++. Features: minimal depends; native GTK2 GUI; cuesheet support; mp3, ogg, flac, ape; chiptune formats with subtunes, song-length databases, etc; small memory footprint. (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD

Decibel Audio Player

Decibel Audio Player is a GTK+ open-source audio player designed for GNU/Linux, which aims at being very straightforward to use by mean of a very clean and user friendly interface. (GPL)

Linux

Exaile

Exaile is a music player aiming to be similar to KDE's Amarok, but for GTK+ and written in Python. (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD

Gimmix

Gimmix is a graphical music player daemon (MPD) client written in C using GTK+2. (GPL)

Linux

GMPC

GMPC is one of the oldest, longest maintained and the most full featured GUI mpd client. It can be easily exteneded using the many available plugins. (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD - Windows - MAC OS X

gmusicbrowser

gmusicbrowser is an open-source jukebox for large collections of mp3, ogg, flac, mpc, ape files, written in perl. (GPL)

Linux

Guayadeque

Guayadeque is a music management program designed for all music enthusiasts. It is Full Featured Linux media player that can easily manage large collections and uses the Gstreamer media framework. (GPL)

Linux

Nuvola Player

Nuvola Player runs web interface of cloud music service in its own window and provides tight integration with the Linux desktop. Currently supported services are Google Music, Grooveshark, Hype Machine and 8tracks. (GPL)

Linux

Qmmp

Qmmp is an audio-player, written with help of Qt library. The user interface is similar to winamp or xmms. Alternative user interfaces also are available. (GPL)

Linux

Rhythmbox

Rhythmbox is an integrated music management application, originally inspired by iTunes from Apple. (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD

Tomahawk

Stop chasing your music across different machines, services and websites. No matter where you content is, Tomahawk can find it and play it. (GPL)

Linux - Windows - MAC OS X

VideoLAN

VideoLAN (VLC) media player is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats. (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD - Windows - MAC OS X

Xnoise

Xnoise is a media player for GTK+ with a slick GUI, great speed and lots of features. Its layout is simple, unobstructed, and efficient. Media is easy to find and arrange, minimizing the time spent searching, and maximizing the time spent listening. (GPL)

Linux

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