December 18, 2013, 2:43 PM — Xnoise is a lightweight media player with an intuitive user interface. Here's how you can install it in Ubuntu 13.10.
1. Open a terminal window.
2. Type in the following commands, then hit Enter after each:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:shkn/xnoise
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install xnoise
Here's a list of Xnoise features:
Simple GUI without clutter
Fast(!) searchable media library
Album Art view for a convenient view on album cover images
Music and Video support
Equalizer with sound presets
Automatic media folder monitoring
Integrated ID3/Xiph/Wma/Ape/... tag editing
Automatic album art fetching
Android device and other media player support
'Now playing' pane
Can play virtually all media via GStreamer
Media key support
Lightweight and speedy!
Optional Ubuntu unity integration (Quicklists, HUD, ..)
Plugins for MPRIS, Magnatune, LastFm (album art and scrobbling), Lyrics fetching, Notifications, Ubuntu Soundmenu, ...
Available for a lot of different languages
Image credit: Xnoise
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