I use both; the lightweight Audacious for when I'm just quick launching individual music files (or premade playlist) from file manager, and a heavier manager such as Banshee or Rhythmbox when I want to tag large amounts of tracks, and manager/create playlists.
Originally Posted by Ancurio
I was also using Audacious before I switched to DeadBeef. IIRC Audacious had trouble with my 8k titles playlist… I could try this new version, but DeadBeef is almost perfect for me anyway. (I didn’t understand the problem with the multimedia keys. You can use both normal keys and multimedia keys to control DeadBeef.)