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Music streaming solution that works.

Host and stream your own music with ease.
Open-source, modern, snappy, and comes packed with extensive features,
Koel is the music streaming solution that actually works.


Apart from standard audio streaming functionalities, Koel includes out-of-the-box a plethora of additional features, including transparent FLAC support, cross-device playback synchronization, favorites, history tracking, smart playlists, multi-user support, equalizer settings, visualizers, transcoding, and so on.


Modern and familiar design

Unlike some of our music, we’re not living in the 90s anymore. Koel’s design is clean, modern, and simply gorgeous. With an interface inspired by the most popular music players out there, you’ll feel right at home. And if you’re in the mood for some change, your next favorite theme is just one click away.

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Built for speed

Koel is fast. Like, blazingly fast. Embracing the latest web technologies, everything is optimized to respond and deliver in a split second — no matter how large your music collection is.

Robust media management

Upload, delete, and edit metadata like title, artist, album, track, disc, and so on with an uncluttered and intuitive interface. Compilation albums and album arts? No problem. Playlist folders and cover images? Sure. Genre categorization? Already there. With Koel, your music library is exactly what it should be: yours.

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Streamlined integrations

Enjoy seamless integrations with popular services like Last.fm, Spotify, and YouTube. Your music library is automatically enriched with metadata, album arts, videos, and more, providing an even more complete and engaging experience.


Mobile apps

Enjoy the native experience on your mobile device! Koel Player is available on both iOS and Android, and requires no extra setup. Just install, log in, and access your music wherever you may roam.

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koel Plus

The Community version of Koel will always be free and open-source.
For premium enhancements to elevate your default installation, consider purchasing Koel Plus.
Pay once – no subscriptions, no recurrent fees — and enjoy all extra features, forever!

  • Extensive storage drivers

    Extensive storage drivers

    Store your files on Amazon S3 — or any compatible services such as DigitalOcean Spaces, Cloudflare R2, MinIO, etc. — and Dropbox.

  • Individual libraries

    Individual libraries

    Take the multi-user experience to the next level. Each user has their own music collection with songs, albums, and playlists catering to their unique tastes.

  • Music collaboration

    Music collaboration

    Share your music with friends and family by marking songs as public, or invite them to collaborate on your playlists.

  • … And more to come!

    … And more to come!

    More storage drivers, custom themes, SSO, proxy auth header, synchronized lyrics… Koel Plus has many great features planned!