[mb-style] Recording/track distinctions

Lukáš Lalinský lalinsky at gmail.com
Thu Jul 21 11:42:50 UTC 2011

On Thu, Jul 21, 2011 at 1:20 PM, symphonick <symphonick at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, 21 Jul 2011 13:10:05 +0200, symphonick <symphonick at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>> On Thu, 21 Jul 2011 12:15:28 +0200, Lukáš Lalinský <lalinsky at gmail.com>
>>> 1. http://musicbrainz.org/recording/1b7be9fe-fbeb-4941-b1f7-7eaf9fa9f99e
>>> -- Different languages. Let's say I have the 1981 US release, I do not
>>> want "Les Chants magnétiques, Part 1" in my tags, but I do not want
>>> "Magnetic Fields Pt. 1" either (or whatever the cover says).
>> So you want the English release to have "Part 1" instead of "Pt. 1"? (it
>> has now, but let's assume "Pt. 1" is what's printed).
>> I'm fine with minor standardizing, as long as I can enter the release in
>> all available languages.
> BTW recording aliases would solve the language issue?

Not really, because on the recording level you don't have the release
context. You could say that it's possible to match the release
language and the recording language, but it's not uncommon to have
tracklists with multiple languages.


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