AudioShell – ID3 tag editor & Windows shell extension

AudioShell adds an ID3 tag editor and files rename tools into Window’s system music files pop-up menu. AudioShell property shell handler adds detailed music tags information into Windows Explorer columns and Preview pane, thumbnail handler adds thumbnails with album art into Explorer. Full Unicode and 64 bit support.

Vista/7/8/8.1 32/64
XP

Freeware
Windows

Audacity – A multi-track audio editor & recorder

Audacity is a popular and award winning multi-track audio editor and recorder.

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Website
FAQ
Documentation
Tutorials
Tips
Beginner’s Resource Guide
Wikipedia

Freeware
Linux / Mac / Windows
Open Source

CDBurnerXP: Free CD and DVD burning software

CDBurnerXP is a free application to burn CDs and DVDs, including Blu-Ray and HD-DVDs. It also includes the feature to burn and create ISOs, as well as a multilanguage interface. Everyone, even companies, can use it for free.

  • burn all kinds of discs
  • audio-CDs with or without gaps between tracks
  • burn and create ISO files
  • data verification after burning process
  • create bootable discs
  • multi-language interface
  • bin/nrg → ISO converter, simple cover printing and much more!
  • Operating Systems: Windows 2000/XP/2003 Server/Vista/2008/Win7/Win8/Win10 (x86 / x64)

Website
Download
Forum
Wikipedia

Freeware
Windows

AIMP – Skinnable Music Player

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AIMP is a full-featured free music player designed with sound quality and wide, customizable functionality in mind. Over twenty audio formats are supported…

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Icons and Skins:
http://www.deviantart.com/#/art/Soap-155463778?hf=1
http://aablab.deviantart.com/art/AIMP-3-Skin-Editor-258029733
http://aablab.deviantart.com/art/Aimp-3-anthracite-icons-260461145

Freeware
Windows

PowerShell Audio – Automate conversions / tagging via command line or scripting

An extensible, multi-format audio conversion and tagging module for Windows PowerShell™

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Primer
List of Cmdlets
Script Examples

Hydrogen Audio Forum
Hydrogen Audio Wiki