MusicBrainz Picard 2.0 Released! How to Install it in Ubuntu 18.04

MusicBrainz Picard 2.0 stable was released today many fixes and new features and much needed upgrades! MusicBrainz Picard 2.0 release highlights: Add Retina and Hi-DPI display support. Add DSF file support Add keyboard shortcut for deleting scripts from options > scripting page Support only 64 bit Picard builds from 2.0 Update dependencies minimal requirements: Python… Continue reading MusicBrainz Picard 2.0 Released! How to Install it in Ubuntu 18.04

Kid3 3.6.1 Released! How to Install it in Ubuntu 18.04

Kid3 audio tag editor 3.6.1 was released earlier today. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 17.10, Ubuntu 16.04, and/or Ubuntu 14.04. This bugfix release improves the speed when saving with a lot of unchanged files in the directory. It fixes wrong parsing of the xid atom when using the Mp4v2Metadata plugin, scrolling… Continue reading Kid3 3.6.1 Released! How to Install it in Ubuntu 18.04

Kid3 Audio Editor 3.5.1 Improved High-DPI Support (How to Install)

Kid3 audio tag editor got an update by releasing v3.5.1 earlier today with performance improvements and a few fixes. Changes in Kid3 3.5.1 include: Compatibility of imported and exported CSV files with cells containing new line characters. Do not show unknown frames for ID3v2.3 TDAT, TIME, TYER, TRDA frames. Enable high-DPI scaling for Qt >=… Continue reading Kid3 Audio Editor 3.5.1 Improved High-DPI Support (How to Install)

How to Install MusicBrainz Picard 1.4.2 in Ubuntu 16.04 via Flatpak

MusicBrainz Picard is an open-source cross-platform music tagger written in Python. While Ubuntu repositories provide an old version of the software, here’s how to install the latest release (Picard 1.4.2 so far) in Ubuntu 16.04, and higher. MusicBrainz Picard has an official Ubuntu PPA repository, however, it’s not been updated for more than a year.… Continue reading How to Install MusicBrainz Picard 1.4.2 in Ubuntu 16.04 via Flatpak

Install the latest Kid3 Tag Editor 3.4.4 in Ubuntu 16.04, 16.10

For those sticking to the latest Kid3 audio tag editor, here’s how to install / upgrade it (version 3.4.4 so far) via PPA in Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 16.10, Ubuntu 14.04, Ubuntu 12.04, and Linux Mint 17 / 18. Kid3 is an open-source cross-platform audio tag editor for many audio file formats. It supports DSF, MP3,… Continue reading Install the latest Kid3 Tag Editor 3.4.4 in Ubuntu 16.04, 16.10