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Tauon Music Box

A music player for the desktop. Designed to be powerful and streamlined, putting the user in control of their music collection.

Features ✨

  • Fast, comfortable and responsive UI.
  • Import tracks and create playlists by simple drag and drop.
  • Supports most common codecs and tracker file types.
  • Seamless support for CUE sheets.
  • Stream music from your PLEX, koel, Jellyfin or Airsonic server.
  • Large album art and gallery displays!
  • Support for gapless playback.
  • Batch transcode folders of music.
  • scrobbling with track love support ❤️
    See which of your tracks your friends loved too! 💜 💙
  • Download cover art function.
  • Lyrics display with support for displaying guitar chord lyrics and synced .lrc files.
  • Edit tags with MusicBrainz Picard (when also installed).
  • Keep track of play counts. Visualise these so you always know which tracks were your favorite.
  • Shortcuts for searching artists on Rate Your Music and tracks on Genius.
  • Linux desktop integration with MPRIS2.
  • Built-in topchart generator.
  • Extract archives and import your music downloads in one click! ⚡️
  • Remote control apps for Android available.

Download and Install 💫


Download latest installer here.


Installation is available as a Flatpak.

Download on Flathub

Flatpak uses sandboxing, see here for notes.

You can also install from the AUR on Arch Linux based distros.

Unofficial packages

I highly recommend reading the Tauon Music Box manual.

Feel free to submit any issues you encounter.

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