BeatBox is the new music player developed as part of elementary project. The first stable BeatBox version is released on July 10th.

Install BeatBox

Ubuntu 11.04 and 11.10 user can install beatbox from ppa:sgringwe/beatbox, and elementary desktop PPA provides dependence.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:elementaryart/elementarydesktop
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:sgringwe/beatbox
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install beatbox

If you prefer BeatBox and would like to replace Banshee music player in sound menu. You can un-check “Show Banshee in sound menu” in Banshee’s preferences window General tab. Then it changes to:

About Beatbox: