[mythtv-users] MythMusic Request
rcs at malibyte.net
Wed Nov 18 16:21:47 UTC 2009
James Oltman wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 18, 2009 at 2:10 AM, Richard Morton
> <richard.e.morton at gmail.com>wrote:
>> Have a look at musicbrainz to ease the meta editing.
>> I have quitwe a few more than 3000 to work through but it needs doing.
> I have to agree with Richard. I have MANY more than 3000 songs and before
> discovered MusicBrainz Picard, I manually moved all my songs into folders
> Artist. That took FOREVER. Then I used EasyTag to tag up the files. I
> have a mix of FLAC and MP3 files. EasyTag is a nice software program, but
> found MBP to be MUCH better. You simply drag your files into the left
> pane. It automatically searches the MB DB to find the closest matches.
> it doesn't match correctly, you can (in the app) search the track, album,
> artist. It will bring up your Internet browser and you can then search
> their DB for the correct entry. Once you find it, there's a button on the
> album called "Tagger". It automatically imports the album tag info into
> Picard and you simply drag and drop the song into the correct album. It's
> CRAZY easy. Picard can also rename the track however you like. I have
> it up to do:
> Artist\Year - Album\Track# - Artist - Title.ext
> It's fast and easy. Highly recommended.
Jim and Richard:
I will have to check this out. Until now, I thought that MusicBrainz was
just an online database. Thanks very much!
Bob Sully - Simi Valley, California, USA
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