"It has been almost a year since we got our first glimpse of the
next-generation Banshee media player. The latest beta, which was
released on Friday, offers a wide variety of impressive features
and a highly polished user interface.
"The entire music player has been extensively re-engineered from
the ground up to provide a better user experience. Banshee's
startup time and memory footprint are impressively low in 1.0 beta