MadJACK - MPEG Audio Deck

Project Type: 
Software Application

MadJACK is a MPEG Audio Deck for the Jack Audio Connection Kit with an OSC based control interface. It was written as a backend for DJ music playback and is released under the GPL licence.

It aims to achieve the following:

  • Lightweight
  • Talk natively to JACK
  • Easy to script / remote control
  • High Quality audio
  • Skip free playback
  • Responsive / Low Latency
  • Reliable / Not Crash

It does not do the following:

  • Have pitch control on playback (yet!)
  • Decode metadata/ID3 tags
  • Queue up multiple tracks
  • Have playlists


Re: MadJACK - MPEG Audio Deck

Another software, name is mixcraft, can queue up multiple tracks and ID3 tags.

Re: MadJACK - MPEG Audio Deck

Underlying implementation uses liblo.