October 28, 2014 in files and folders
I was just saying the other day: the capitalisation of tags should really be ignored by music players, but often isn't. In theory you should be able to make mistakes in case sensitivity in your tags, and you shouldn't be affected by your mistakes.
In these cases where music players are case sensitive, bliss can help you out.
But there is a place where you should really consider capitalisation and understand the effects. That place is in folder and file names of music files.
October 22, 2014 in tags
Rant mode on.
There's a time and a place for case sensitivity. Music players aren't it.
October 14, 2014 in digital music
I guess you could say I'm a streaming luddite...
October 07, 2014 in digital music
After I posted an audit of Murfie metadata last week I was most impressed when a new email dropped through my inbox from their team in charge of ripping and metadata! John Kruse, who handles metadata cleaning, sorting and grooming at Murfie, noticed my post, and in his email answered most of the concerns I outlined with the metadata Murfie delivers.
September 30, 2014 in digital music
As readers of this blog know, I'm a streaming luddite. There are two main reasons for this: first, the audio quality from most streaming services is sub-CD quality (although this is changing). Secondly, not having ownership of my files feels uncomfortable. I enjoy picking and assembling a music collection, rather than picking simply what to play next from a gargantuan but anonymised catalogue.