Musique 1.1 released with Last.fm scrobbling and more (PPA available)


The minimalistic, fancy music player, Musique, has been updated to 1.1 version, adding feedback-based features and various improvements.

What is new in Musique 1.1?

  • Last.fm scrobbling (requires Last.fm account), under Musique-->Playback-->Scrobbling
  • music collection, according to its developer, it is 2/3x faster
  • automatic correction of track titles using Last.fm data
  • improved album covers loading, including covers embedded in audio files
  • support for lyrics embedded in MP3 files

How do we install Musique 1.1?
Add the following PPA (Lucid, Maverick, Natty, Oneiric, Precise)

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ferramroberto/minitunes

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install musique

As a manual alternative, you can download Musique, unpack the package and run it by double-clicking the musique executable.

Worth mentioning
Even though the package number in the PPA is 1.0.1, the application is version 1.1.