Cloud music from the Linux terminal

Spotify, Google Play Music, Soundcloud, YouTube, Dirble, Plex, Chromecast and more.

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What is Tizonia?

  • An open-source command-line music player for Linux.
  • With support for Spotify (Premium), Google Play Music (free and paid tiers), YouTube, SoundCloud, Dirble, Plex servers and Chromecast devices.
  • The first open-source implementation of OpenMAX IL 1.2.

Other Features

  • Player for local MP2, MP3, AAC, OGG/VORBIS, FLAC, OPUS, and WAV/AIFF files.
  • SHOUTcast/Icecast LAN server for local MP3 files.
  • MPRISv2 remote control interface.
  • Multimedia framework based on OpenMAX IL 1.2. No ffmpeg, libav, gstreamer or libvlc required.


  • Pandora support.
  • Tidal support.
  • YouTube live streams.
  • REPL command line interface.
  • Mac OS support.


  • [June 15, 2018] Version 0.15.0 released.
  • [April 20, 2018] Version 0.14.0 released.
  • [March 09, 2018] Version 0.13.0 released.
  • [February 12, 2018] Version 0.12.0 released.
  • [December 17, 2017] Version 0.11.0 released.

* The Spotify logo is the sole property of Spotify or its licensors. * Google Play Music is a trademark of Google LLC. * YouTube is a trademark of Google LLC. * The SoundCloud logo is property of SoundCloud Limited. * The Dirble logo is property of Håkan Nylén. * Google Chromecast is a trademark of Google LLC. * Plex is a trademark of Plex, Inc.