pykaraoke - free CDG/MIDI/MPEG karaoke player

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name pykaraoke
Package version 0.7.5
Package release 1.1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 147 B
Download size 70.55 KB
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PyKaraoke is a free karaoke player. You can use this program to play your
collection of CDG, MIDI and MPEG karaoke songs.
pykaraoke is a frontend for the pycdg and pympg karaoke players. It provides
a search engine to find your songs, a file/folder browser to pick songs from
disk, as well as a playlist.
* CDG (MP3+G, OGG+G) playback - Play standard CDG karaoke files
* MIDI (.MID/.KAR) playback - Play MIDI format karaoke files
* MPEG playback - Play karaoke songs and movies in MPEG format
* Playlist - Queue up songs, sit back and enjoy
* Searchable song database - Easily find your songs from the main screen
* Search inside ZIP files - Play MP3+G/MIDI files wrapped in ZIP files
* Cross-platform - Runs on Windows and Linux
MIDI/KAR support on Linux, requires the following:
* Timidity++
* Sounds/patches for Timidity++ (e.g. freepats or eawpatches)


Package Version Architecture Repository
pykaraoke_0.7.5-1.1_all.deb 0.7.5 all Ubuntu Universe
pykaraoke - - -


Name Value
pykaraoke-bin = 0.7.5-1.1
python-pygame -
python-pykaraoke >= 0.7.5-1.1
python-wxgtk3.0 -
python:any -


Type URL
Binary Package pykaraoke_0.7.5-1.1_all.deb
Source Package pykaraoke

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install pykaraoke deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install pykaraoke




2014-10-07 - Olly Betts <>
pykaraoke (0.7.5-1.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Update to use wxPython 3.0 (Closes: #758948):
+ New patch: wxpython3.0.patch
* Drop dependency on python-wxgtk2.6 (Closes: #645568)
2011-11-24 - Miriam Ruiz <>
pykaraoke (0.7.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Miriam Ruiz ]
* New Upstream Release.
* Upgraded Standards-Version from 3.8.4 to 3.9.2
* Transitioned to dh_python2
* Changed dependency from python-wxgtk2.6 
to python-wxgtk2.8 | python-wxgtk2.6
2010-05-15 - Miriam Ruiz <>
pykaraoke (0.7.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Miriam Ruiz ]
* New Upstream Release:
- Fixes for international / unicode characters in filenames.
- Supports unusual CDG file draw commands found in the wild.
- Makes About window work with Wx2.6 again.
- Options for double-buffered and hardware.
- Cleans up keyboard operations.
- ā€˜Pā€™ pauses, Backspace rewinds.
- Remote control access to pykaraoke_mini.
- Supports left/right margins
- Improvements to printing support.
- Fixes occasional crash in CDG player.
- Improvements for GP2X, Windows and OSX.
* Upgraded Standards-Version from 3.8.3 to 3.8.4
2010-02-04 - Python Applications Packaging Team <>
pykaraoke (0.7.1-3) unstable; urgency=low
[ Jakub Wilk ]
* In order to fix FTBFS, replace build-dependency on python-wxversion with
python-wxgtk2.6 (closes: #562390).
* Add Depends: ${misc:Depends}.
* Include patch from Jonathan Wiltshire to fix bashism in cdg2mpg
(closes: #547761).
2009-11-16 - Python Applications Packaging Team <>
pykaraoke (0.7.1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Include patch from Karl Ferdinand Ebert:
Fix "should use python-numpy instead of python-num{eric,array}"
by changing only suggest field in debian/control as code base
contains already import case (Closes: #478453).
2009-08-28 - Miriam Ruiz <>
pykaraoke (0.7.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Miriam Ruiz ]
* New Upstream Release.
- Fixes a bug with choosing files from the Folder View.
- It now uses python-mutagen instead of
* Added python-mutagen to Recommends in python-pykaraoke binary package.
2009-08-21 - Miriam Ruiz <>
pykaraoke (0.7.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Miriam Ruiz ]
* New Upstream Release.
* Added Vcs-Svn and Vcs-Browser to debian/control
* Bumped Standards-Version to 3.8.3 in debian/control
* Added python-wxversion to build dependencies
* Removed dh_desktop from debian/rules (deprecated)
* Install cdg2mpg in pykaraoke-bin
2009-07-05 - Ryan Kavanagh <>
pykaraoke (0.6.1-1) UNRELEASED; urgency=low
[ Ryan Kavanagh ]
* Add depends on ttf-dejavu-extra so we can find "DejaVuSansCondensed.ttf"
(Closes: #436135)
[ Marco Rodrigues ]
* New upstream version.
* debian/control:
+ Replace 'python' by 'Python' to fix
lintian warning.
[ Julien Lavergne ]
* From Ubuntu, prepare for the future python transition:
- debian/rules: Add --install-layout=deb to install
- debian/control: Bump build-depends to python-all-dev (>= 2.5.4-1~)

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