BallroomDJ 3.17.0

BallroomDJ is a ballroom music player. It is designed to let the computer choose the music and to be able to play music the entire evening without intervention. It features flexible playlists, music queue management, requests, seeking in songs, speed with pitch control, and an optional audio file organizer. Playlists can have automatic selections based on your choice of dances and how often those dances should play, stops after some number of songs has been played, stops at a particular time, allowing of songs with certain keywords, sequences, and manual selection. Mix all of these in any order and modify them at any time.

Tags end-users linux macos windows tk tcl player ballroom
License Zlib
State stable

Recent Releases

3.17.023 Nov 2017 13:38 minor feature: New Features: Music Manager: Playback mode has been enhanced with a 'continuous playback' option. Player: Added an option to insert requests at the currently selected position in the music queue instead of at the end. Changes: Linux: Added support for arch based systems to the linux installer. Bug Fixes: Player: Fixed an occasional crash with an unitialized variable. Fixed a potential crash when a bad song list file was loaded. Export for CD: Fixed a crash when the audio file is missing. Export as M3U: Fixed a potential crash with bad audio files. Music Manager/Auto-Organize: Fixed rename handling. Player/History: Prevent a possible crash. Clean up icons. Internal: Upgraded mutagen to version 1.39.
3.15.6.229 Oct 2017 12:34 minor bugfix: Bug Fixes : Fixed update function (broken in 3.15.0)
3.15.6.124 Oct 2017 13:19 minor feature: New Features : Audio identification services using MusicBrainz and AcoustID; Automatic and sequenced playlists can select songs based on the BPM range. Changes : Export for CD will now convert .m4a, .wma and other previously unsupported audio file types. Bug Fixes : Mac OS X startup fixed. Fixed for 'export for CD' function; many other bug fixes.
3.13.429 Jul 2017 16:49 minor bugfix: Various bug fixes.
3.13.225 Jul 2017 12:55 minor feature: Dual Queue interface has been enhanced and made easier to use; Added a per dance maximum play time to playlists; New web interface with some basic controls; Bug fixes.
3.10.508 Jun 2017 04:46 minor feature: Bug Fixes: (a) Song List Editor: Import from BallroomDJ: (1) Fixed display of status messages. (2) Re-using an existing song list name will now overwrite it properly. (3) Fixed a crash on import. (4) Fixed focus on entry field. (b) Linux: (1) Updated installation to replace any python-mutagen with the current working version. (2) Updates to linux sample scripts. (3) Initial startup will attempt a work-around for xfce maximize problem. (4) Fixed volume glitch on startup (VLC volume is tied to pulseaudio).