You can also enable album downloads, which can be both a plus and a minus.The good part is that you can download multiple files at once; the bad part is that the background archiving takes a lot of CPU time. Sadly, Obsidian Music comes with only a default theme, which is actually a CSS file containing the page settings and formatting.

Other than that, Obsidian Music provides a great way to share music or create an on-demand online radio station for your friends and family.

This tutorial shows how you can set up an Ubuntu 9.04 (Jaunty Jackalope) desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e.

When it comes to playing music in Linux, Amarok is one of the best audio players out there.

It offers almost everything you need, from a clean, intuitive interface to a range of useful scripts.

If you choose to create a theme of your own, you can give it a different name and specify it with .

Finally, before launching the site, creating accounts for your friends.I want to say first that this is not the only way of setting up such a system.There are many ways of achieving this goal but this is the way I take.It is a collection of scripts that, combined with a My SQL database and the Amarok player, forms an excellent way of sharing MP3 files over the Internet or a small office network.All the music files in your collection can be played, downloaded, or streamed by a regular Web browser.As you might have noticed, a few applications are redundant, for example there are two CD/DVD burning applications in my list (Brasero, K3B).