abraca and esperanza are two other frontends for xmms2 (besides gmmx2). a nice tool is xmms2tray (i hope this is it, i removed it).
like anticapitalista said: it is not xmms and audacious might be a replacement. i for one like alsaplayer-gtk or aqualung.
"I am not fine with it, so there is nothing for me to do but stand aside." M.D.