BallroomDJ is a ballroom music player. It is designed to let the computer choose the music and to be able to play music the entire evening without intervention. It features flexible playlists, music queue management, requests, seeking in songs, speed with pitch control, and an optional audio file organizer. Songs may be adjusted with start and end trimming, speed adjustments and volume adjustments without changing the audio file.
3.18.308 Jan 2018 20:08
3.18.3 (2018-1-8) (stable)
Telemetry: Added a switch in the global options to turn telemetry off.
Linux: Install: Cleaned up the INSTALLER script so that it is more user friendly.
Linux: Install: arch: Remove vlc-nightly for Manjaro systems.
Linux: Install: fedora: Fixed missing Fedora 27 dependency.
Linux: Fixed scaling and display of checkboxes.
Options: Marquee: Fix width adjustment for font name.
Font chooser: Fixed display width.
3.18.2 (2017-12-30) (stable)
Fix telemetry reporting and errorlog reporting to report on startup, not exit.
3.18.128 Dec 2017 21:09
Black: Fixed file manager text color.
Multiple Instances: Clean up startup search to use existing defined instances first.
Windows 32-bit: Reverted to use mutagen version 1.38 (broken in version 3.17.0 - Windows XP not supported by 1.39).
Linux: Fedora: Added work arounds for Fedora problems.
About: fix to work when no network connection.
Added telemetry to see what functions are used so that support can be improved. Can be turned off with the .bdjnosend file.
Updated Tcl/Tk to version 8.6.8.
3.18.023 Dec 2017 19:42
New Features: Player: History: Create a new song list from the history
of played songs.
Song List Editor: Export/Import for BallroomDJ: Linux: ui
change to remove volume path.
Player: History: Fix history display on startup and on finish
of played song.
Update: fixed for future versions.
Song List Editor: Export/Import for BallroomDJ: fixed various issues.
3.17.214 Dec 2017 02:37
Attempt a fix for a rare crash when using the mouse wheel.
Linux: Added support for Fedora systems in INSTALLER script.
Linux: Fixed support for SoX on arch based systems (INSTALLER).
Linux/Fedora: work around a bug.
3.17.112 Dec 2017 12:43
Player: More fixes for a potential crash on exit.
Fixed background color issues.
Music Manager: Fixed display of marks for played songs.
Music Manager: continuous playback mode is disabled except when in playback mode.
Player: Fix volume reset on exit when there are multiple instances of ballroomdj running.
Player: Fix rounding error display for countdown timers.
Multiple Instances: Fixed a bug registering the main instance.
Fixes for possible socket hangs.
3.17.023 Nov 2017 13:38
Music Manager: Playback mode has been enhanced with a
'continuous playback' option.
Player: Added an option to insert requests at the currently
selected position in the music queue instead of at the end.
Linux: Added support for arch based systems to the linux installer.
Player: Fixed an occasional crash with an unitialized variable.
Fixed a potential crash when a bad song list file was loaded.
Export for CD: Fixed a crash when the audio file is missing.
Export as M3U: Fixed a potential crash with bad audio files.
Music Manager/Auto-Organize: Fixed rename handling.
Player/History: Prevent a possible crash.
Clean up icons.
Upgraded mutagen to version 1.39.
220.127.116.11 Oct 2017 12:34
Bug Fixes : Fixed update function (broken in 3.15.0)
18.104.22.168 Oct 2017 13:19
New Features : Audio identification services using MusicBrainz and AcoustID; Automatic and sequenced playlists can select songs based on the BPM range.
Changes : Export for CD will now convert .m4a, .wma and other previously unsupported audio file types.
Bug Fixes : Fixed for 'export for CD' function; many other bug fixes.
3.13.429 Jul 2017 16:49
Various bug fixes.
3.13.225 Jul 2017 12:55
Dual Queue interface has been enhanced and made easier to use; Added a per dance maximum play time to playlists; New web interface with some basic controls; Bug fixes.
3.10.508 Jun 2017 04:46
- Song List Editor: Import from BallroomDJ:
- Fixed display of status messages.
- Re-using an existing song list name will now
overwrite it properly.
- Fixed a crash on import.
- Fixed focus on entry field.
- Updated installation to replace any python-mutagen with the current working version.
- Updates to linux sample scripts.
- Initial startup will attempt a work-around for xfce maximize problem.
- Fixed volume glitch on startup (VLC volume is tied to pulseaudio).