When we find them, we like to cover niche projects that show off the homebrew spirit that has always been strong in open source communities.
Scrobbyl is a Python utility to sample what’s spinning on your turntable and scrobble it to your Last.fm account.
How does it work?
First, authenticate Scrobbyl with your Last.fm account:
python lastfm.py auth
Next, make sure
ffmpeg is in your
PATH, hook up your turntable to your audio line in and run
Scrobbyl will create an audio fingerprint of your track, query it via the Echo Nest API, and update your Last.fm account.