Vocal – Podcast App for Linux

By | June 13, 2015

Hello Linux Podcast fans, Vocal is an podcast apps that designed for elementary OS Freya, but don’t worry it’s also available for all other Linux distributions. The UI is much like Popcorn Time which is a good thing for easy-to-use GUI.

Features of Vocal

Please note that Vocal won’t work in Ubuntu 14.04, it just work in Ubuntu 14.10 and Linux Mint 17.1 because it’s been designed for elementary OS freya, needless to say that i twill work without issues in elementary OS freya.

Vocal - Podcast App for Linux

Vocal – Podcast App for Linux

What is main features of Vocal ?

  • Streaming and offline support.
  • Video and Audio podcast.
  • Auto download to keep your library updated.
  • Desktop Integration for notification.
  • System media and sound menu integration.
  • Plays from where you left off.
  • Import from existing podcast library.
  • Smart Library.

How to Install Vocal in elementary OS, Ubuntu, and Mint

Fortunately there is an official PPA for Vocal, so you could install it easily, to install open your terminal and use the following commands:

$ sudo apt-add-repository ppa:nathandyer/vocal-stable
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install vocal

Once vocal installed, check your apps menu.

If you need the binary files you can download it here.

So have you tried vocal ? how do you feel about Vocal ?, if you have some issue or you have some ideas, please share with us. Thank you.

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