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There are lots of audio players available and you might already have your favorite one, but we should always give a try to new applications, you may prefer over your favorite one's. Here comes Miam Audio Player which is easy-to-use, open source, free and cross-platform available for Linux, Windows, and Mac OS X, it is based on Qt. Unlike some other players it offers GUI customization individually such as: themes, icons, fonts, size of items, etc but some other players do support GUI theme.
Pogo is a simple and lightweight audio player that plays audio files, it fast and easy-to-use. Pogo audio player is forked from Decibel Audio Player and supports wide variety of common audio formats. It is written using Python programming language and uses gtreamer and GTK+. The clear interface uses the screen real-estate very efficiently. Other features include: Fast search on the hard-drive and in the playlist, smart album grouping, cover display, desktop notifications and no music library.

Note: There are two official PPAs available both contains stable builds, the 'daily' PPA contains latest auto-builds consider as stable which means there could be problem with builds but could be fixed very soon. On the other hand 'stable' PPA contains stable builds but little bit older.

To Install Pogo audio player using Daily PPA in Ubuntu 15.10/15.04/14.04/12.04/Linux Mint 17.x/17/13 open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:

To Install Pogo audio player using Stable PPA in Ubuntu 15.10/15.04/14.04/12.04/Linux Mint 17.x/17/13 open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:

Which audio player would you recommend to the Linux community?
Install Nuvola Player 1.0.3 on Ubuntu 12.04 Precise/11.10 Oneiric/11.04/10.10/Linux Mint

Nuvola Player runs web interface of cloud music service in its own window and provides integration with a Linux desktop (system tray, Ubuntu sound menu, dock menu and notifications). Currently supported services are Google Play, Grooveshark, Hype Machine, 8tracks and other.

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  • Support for Grooveshark, Hype Machine, 8tracks, and Google Play.
  • Support for keyboard shortcuts to control playback.
  • Displays a thumbnail of the song.
  • Integration with Unity
What's new:
  • Fixed Menu and MenuItem Conflicts in namespace GLib / GTK (GNOME 3.3).
  • Compatibility with Valac 0.15.
  • Added option to disable usage of space key in keybindings.
  • Google Music is now a part of Google Play. Fixes
  • Updated translations.

To install Nuvola Player on Ubuntu/Linux Mint open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:
Here is the site of Nuvola player.
Install Mplayer and Multimedia Codecs (libdvdcss2,w32codecs,w64codecs) on Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot/Linux Mint

MPlayer is a movie player which runs on many systems (see the documentation). It plays most MPEG/VOB, AVI, Ogg/OGM, VIVO, ASF/WMA/WMV, QT/MOV/MP4, RealMedia, Matroska, NUT, NuppelVideo, FLI, YUV4MPEG, FILM, RoQ, PVA files, supported by many native, XAnim, and Win32 DLL codecs. You can watch VideoCD, SVCD, DVD, 3ivx, DivX 3/4/5, WMV and even H.264 movies.
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Install Mplayer on Ubuntu/Linux Mint open Terminal (Press Alt+F2 and type: gnome-terminal -or- Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:

Install w32 video codecs and libdvdcss2 in Ubuntu 11.10
Support for WMV, RealMedia and other formats has been bundled into the w32codecs package. This package is not available from the Ubuntu repositories due to licensing and legal restrictions.To play encrypted DVDs, the libdvdcss2 package is essential.

The following command adds Medibuntu’s repository to Ubuntu. It also adds Medibuntu’s GPG key to your keyring, which is needed to authenticate the Medibuntu packages.

You may also wish to add the following packages. The first will cause many apps from the Medibuntu repository to appear in Ubuntu Software Center (Ubuntu 9.10+) or Add/Remove Applications (versions prior to 9.10). The second will allow users to generate crash reports against Medibuntu packages and submit them to the Medibuntu bugtracker.

Please note you may have to use --force-yes instead of --yes in order for this command to succeed.
For i386 Users install Codecs using the following command

For amd64 Users install Codecs using the following command

Using above download locations you can install most of the mutimedia codecs for ubuntu.

Mplayer Plugin for Firefox
If you want to install Mplayer with plug-in for Mozilla Firefox run the following command

That's it, Enjoy