This site is focused upon free tools and discussion relevant to keen music fans, especially those who still maintain their own music collection.

While it is not a requirement, this site will be of special interest if you already have:

  • a Last.fm account
  • or use the MediaMonkey media database
  • or have Sonos music players
  • or have a Google Play Music account.

  • First time here? – this short introduction gives an overview of the motivation behind this site, and the tools I use to obtain and utilise my album and track play counts. This introduction will help you decide whether any of it is likely to be of use for yourself.

  • Features and benefits – a more detailed illustration of the benefits offered by the free tools

  • Overview of day to day operationfor Sonos owners, or AlbumPlays without a Sonos

  • How to …. ? – here are User Guides with illustrations of the application in use, step-by-step install instructions, the list of prerequisites