In fact, things are changin with lastfm when coming to ubuntu. You don’t have to use lastfm application for scrobbling with media player. All players have integration. But you can also you install lastfm application to listen radio or stuff like this etc. The installation is easy add this line to the terminal.

sudo apt-get install lastfm

That is all!

Every media player has its all lastfm integration as i mentioned before. All has its lastfm plugin which you can find from preferences menu. Enter your account details, enable scrobbling and put line if ask for a web to scrobble. Or, you can activate from the menu at the left. Lastfm usage is more lightweight with ubuntu comparing to windows.