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Exaile Is Released

Exaile is a music manager and player for GTK+ written in Python. It incorporates automatic fetching of album art, lyrics fetching, scrobbling, support for many portable media players, internet radio such as shoutcast, and tabbed playlists.

To install Exaile music manager open a Terminal window (Applications -> Accessories -> Terminal) and copy+paste the following lines:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:exaile-devel/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install exaile

When installed you can find Exaile under Applications -> Sound & Video -> Exaile Music Player.

Exaile Music Manager Homepage

Some features are:

Improved support for covers embedded in ogg and flac files
Gapless playback by default (via playbin2)
Many dialogs replaced with gtk InfoBars
Preference items that require a restart now prompt for it
Vastly improved lyricsviewer plugin
Drag and drop on the main cover display to set and retrieve covers
Track counts in collection panel
New tooltip for tray icon and minimode that displays cover and progress
Custom playback sink support
Display cover art when dragging from side panels
Read-only support for Matroska tags

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