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Amazon MP3 Download Extension for Banshee coming next week

Is Linux finally about to get a decent Amazon MP3 downloader? You betcha!

Aaron Bockover, creator and maintainer of the Banshee project, will be releasing an Amazon MP3 download extension for the popular media player later next week. 

Sharing the information on his twitter account Bockover also posted the following image of the extension in action: -

Whilst Amaon provide a Linux version of their official MP3 downloading tool users have found it to be resource intensive, largely unsightly and, for 64 bit users, no support at all provided. 


We have previously featured PyMazon – a python-based replacement for Amazon’s MP3 downloading tool.