Play random music from blip.fm

mpg123 `curl -s http://blip.fm/all | sed -e 's#"#\n#g' | grep mp3$ | xargs`

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By: torrid
2009-11-07 14:48:01

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What Others Think

I like the idea but the grep doesn't match anything when I try it so nothing happens.
philiph · 448 weeks and 2 days ago
Sometimes there are no mp3s on the page, you could simply wrap it in a while 1-loop.
torrid · 448 weeks and 1 day ago

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