Music on Console (MOC) audio player - mocp

Music on Console (MOC) audio player. More information: https://manned.org/mocp.

  • Launch the MOC terminal UI:

mocp

  • Launch the MOC terminal UI in a specific directory:

mocp {{path/to/directory}}

  • Start the MOC server in the background, without launching the MOC terminal UI:

mocp --server

  • Add a specific song to the play queue while MOC is in the background:

mocp --enqueue {{path/to/audio_file}}

  • Add songs recursively to the play queue while MOC is in the background:

mocp --append {{path/to/directory}}

  • Clear the play queue while MOC is in the background:

mocp --clear

  • Play or stop the currently queued song while MOC is in the background:

mocp --{{play|stop}}

  • Stop the MOC server while it’s in the background:

mocp --exit