Banshee 1.8 is a stable release, the culmination of six month’s work by 67 programmers, artists, documentation writers, and translators. These notes aggregate the highlights from the 1.7 development releases. This release comes with meany new features and improvements
Amazon MP3 Store
This new extension provides a source from which users can browse, search, preview, purchase, and download music from the Amazon MP3 store in all countries where it is offered
Miro Podcast Directory
A new Miro Podcast Directory extension has been implemented. The source integrates with miroguide.com, allowing users to discover, stream, and subscribe to podcasts in a way never before possible in Banshee.
Improved Apple Device Support
iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, and iPod devices are now supported via the awesome libgpod library.
Read more information about this new in Banshee website
For ubuntu 10.04 Lucid lynx and 10.10 Maverick Meerkat:
Open terminal and enter the following commands:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:banshee-team/ppa
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install banshee
For other Linux distributions please click on the image bellow: