DeaDBeeF modular audio player lets you play different audio formats, convert between them, customize the UI almost any way you want, and use many additional plugins. Works with GNU/Linux, *BSD, OpenSolaris, macOS, and other UNIX-like systems.

Plays nearly anything you throw at it

Mp3, ogg vorbis, flac, ape, wv/iso.wv, wav, m4a/m4b/mp4 (aac and alac), mpc, tta, cd audio, and many more

Nsf, ay, vtx, vgm/vgz, spc and many other popular chiptune formats

SID with HVSC song length database support for sid

Tracker modules - mod, s3m, it, xm, etc

And even more formats using FFMPEG

Pretty good at reading and writing tags

ID3v1, ID3v2.2, ID3v2.3, ID3v2.4, APEv2, Xing/Info, VorbisComments tag reading and writing, as well as reading many other tag/metadata formats in most supported formats

Automatic character set detection for non-unicode id3 tags - supports cp1251, iso8859-1, and now chinese cp936 (optional), as well as SHIFT-JIS and MS-DOS CP866 for selected formats

Unicode tags are fully supported as well (both utf8 and ucs2)

High quality tag editor, with custom fields support

Very nice Cuesheet support, automatically splitting albums into tracks for you.

Cuesheet (.cue files) support, including charset detection/conversion

Embedded and external ones

Smart heuristics for matching audio files with cuesheet files

Additionally, chapter information can be extracted and used from selected formats, such as m4b audiobooks, ogg files, etc.

DeaDBeeF is compact and efficient

Each platform's native UI toolkit is employed to deliver the best experience

GTK2, GTK3, ALSA and PulseAudio on Unix systems

Cocoa and CoreAudio on Mac

Direct approach to organizing your music

Your files are added to the player directly from the filesystem

Multiple playlists using tabs or a playlist browser

Sort and group the tracks in any order you wish, using advanced Title Formatting scripting, compatible with Foobar2000

Need that extra bass punch?

18-band graphical equalizer and other DSP plugins

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Stable builds

GNU/Linux: DeaDBeeF 1.8.8 for Linux x86_64

Windows Installer: DeaDBeeF 1.8.8 for Windows x86_64

Windows Zip: DeaDBeeF 1.8.8 for Windows x86_64

Windows: At the time of writing, Windows builds lack certain functionality, such as Album Art, FFMPEG formats, CD Audio playback, and Converter.

Linux: Please read more about the Linux builds here.

Linux: The builds in tar.bz2 and zip don't require installation. Unpack and run deadbeef from the unpacked folder.

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