Yarock – easy and pretty music browser based on cover art

Yarock is a modern looking open source music player, jam packed with features, that does not depend on any specific desktop environment.

Yarock is designed to a clean, simple and beautiful music collection based on album coverart.

Features include:

  • Music Browser:
    • Browse your local music collection based on cover art with multiple views: artists, albums tracks, genre, years views, folders and files.
    • Smart playlist generator.
    • Simply drag and drop from music browser to playqueue.
    • Easy search and filter music collection.
    • Rate tracks, albums or artists.
    • Save song ratings and play counts.
    • Support multiple music collection.
    • Web radio management.
  • Audio Playback:
    • Multiple audio back-ends (Phonon, vlc, mpv).
    • Replay Gain support (phonon).
    • Gapless playback (phonon gstreamer, mpv).
    • Supports MP3, Ogg Vorbis, FLAC, WMA, MPEG-4 AAC music files (depending on audio back-end).
    • Audio equalizer.
  • User interface:
    • Simple playqueue with cover and rating.
    • Minimal window mode.
    • Mpris 2 interface.
    • Desktop notifications.
    • Media shortcut support.
    • Command line interface.

Website: seb-apps.github.io/yarock
Support: Launchpad
Developer: Sebastien Amardeilh
License: GNU GPL v3


Yarock is written in C++. Learn C++ with our recommended free books and free tutorials.

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