Songbird for Linux, whilst officially no-longer supported, will continue to live on thanks to a community driven effort.

The project, which was originally titled Lyrebird, finally has a definitive new name: Nightingale.

Very apt.

The team is made up of many longtime Songbird contributers so hopefully with some dedication to the Linux platform amongst them they can come up with a something sweet.

You can check out their official site over @

Thanks to Cenwen for letting me know

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