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AmaroK - A versatile music player for GNU/Linux

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I was always of the impression that the function of a music player was little more than playing music. That impression took a beating when I tried a versatile music player called AmaroK. This music player is developed specifically for the KDE environment but can also be used in other window managers. What is unique about this music player is that it supports a wide variety of features apart from playing music.

I am not a keen connoisseur of music. But I do enjoy listening to certain kinds of music. My taste in music is driven by the rhythm of the music rather than its lyrics. So even if there is no meaning to the song but is pleasing to my ears, then I tend to enjoy it more. When ever I come across songs that I truly like, I usually rip them from my audio CD and save them on my computer so that I do not have to pop in the CD each and every time I want to listen to the music. Now if you are wondering what all this have to do with AmaroK, then read on...

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