Install Nightingale (Songbird Fork) in Ubuntu 15.04 / 14.10

Quick tutorial shows you how to install Nightingale, open source fork of Songbird music player for Linux, in Ubuntu 14.10 and Ubuntu 15.04. Nightingale is a free, open source audio player and web browser based on the Songbird media player source code. As such, Nightingale’s engine is based on the Mozilla XULRunner with libraries such… Continue reading Install Nightingale (Songbird Fork) in Ubuntu 15.04 / 14.10

Install Nightingale (Songbird Alternative) in Ubuntu 14.04

This simple tutorial will show you how to install Nightingale, a good alternative to the discontinued Songbird music player, in Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr. Nightingale is a completely free, open source audio player and web browser based on the Songbird media player source code. As such, Nightingale’s engine is based on the Mozilla XULRunner with… Continue reading Install Nightingale (Songbird Alternative) in Ubuntu 14.04

How to install Songbird in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy

Last updated on April 4th, 2019 This quick tutorial is going to show beginners how to install songbird music player in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander & Linux Mint 16 Petra. Songbird for Linux has discontinued, but the v2.0 is still available in GetDeb repository for Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy and its derivatives. To get started installing… Continue reading How to install Songbird in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy

Songbird Discontinued, Nightingale is Recommended

Last updated on July 25th, 2014Here I’m going to tell you that the popular Songbird Music Player project has been discontinued. For those who are looking for an alternative, check out Nightingale which is built upon Songbird. Eric Wittman announced on the Songbird blog, “Unfortunately, the company has found ourselves unable to fund further business… Continue reading Songbird Discontinued, Nightingale is Recommended