10.0 Playing and Managing Your Music with Helix Banshee

Helix* Bansheeâ„¢ is a GNOME music management and playback application that lets you import CDs, sync your music collection to an iPod*, play music directly from an iPod, create playlists with songs from your library, and create audio and MP3 CDs from subsets of your library.

To access Helix Banshee, click Computer Helix Banshee Music Player .

The first time you open Helix Banshee, you are prompted to accept a license agreement, after which you are prompted to import music. Choose an import source, such as your home directory, a local folder, or a local file, then click Import Music Source.

Figure 10-1 Import Music Library

After successfully importing your music, your library is displayed.

Figure 10-2 Helix Banshee Library