Headphones is an automated music downloader for NZB and Torrent, written in Python.

A random port number between 10000 and 65535 is needed and will be used to access Headphones once setup is complete. The port number 35769 has automatically been generated and will be used throughout this article, but can be changed if needed.


  1. Connect to your slot through SSH

  2. Download Headphones

     git clone https://github.com/rembo10/headphones.git
  3. Launch Headphones

     python headphones/Headphones.py --daemon --nolaunch --host= --port=35769
  4. Access http://server.whatbox.ca:35769/config and edit the configuration as shown

     HTTP Host:
     HTTP Port: 35769
     HTTP Username: user (or any other username you want to use)
     HTTP Password: Use a secure password that you want to use to access Headphones
     Uncheck "Launch browser on startup"
  5. Click Save Settings

  6. Click Restart, located in the top-right of the Headphones configuration page

You can access Headphones at http://server.whatbox.ca:35769 and log in with your selected username and password.


The usage guide for Headphones is available on the project's GitHub wiki.