Homepage of mpg321

mpg321 is a very popular command-line mp3 player. mpg321 is used for frontends, as an mp3 player and as an mp3 to wave file decoder (primarily for use with CD-recording software.).

mpg321 is a project conceived and written by Joe Drew <hoserhead@woot.net>. It uses code from the MAD distribution by Rob Leslie; XMMS; and plaympeg from the SMPEG distribution. mpg321 is licensed under the GNU General Public License version 2, as documented in the 'COPYING' file. It is now maintained by Nanakos Chrysostomos <nanakos@wired-net.gr>

More about mpg321 and its history

These people & institutions have helped with this project. As well, these people have contributed to the development of mpg321.


2012-03-25: mpg321 0.3.2-1 released

2012-02-19: mpg321 0.3.1-1 released

2011-10-16: mpg321 0.3.0-1 released

2011-09-29: mpg321 0.2.13-4 released

2011-07-24: mpg321 0.2.13-3 released

2011-04-05: mpg321 0.2.13-2 released

2011-02-20: mpg321 0.2.13-1 released

2010-07-01: mpg321 0.2.12-1 released

2010-05-24: mpg321 0.2.11-3 released

2010-03-02: mpg321 0.2.11-2 released

2002-03-24: mpg321 0.2.10 released

2002-03-10: mpg321 0.2.9 released

2001-12-04: mpg321 0.2.3 released

2001-11-24: Homepages under construction


You can download all versions of mpg321 on the Sourceforge project download page.

The latest version of mpg321 is 0.3.2-1. Highlights of this release include:

Full ChangeLog

This webpage was graciously created by Olli Rajala. Many thanks go to him for donating his time.