[mb-style] RFC-327: Featured Artists

symphonick symphonick at gmail.com
Sat Jul 23 10:26:51 UTC 2011


On Sat, 23 Jul 2011 12:10:40 +0200, Nicolás Tamargo de Eguren  
<reosarevok at gmail.com> wrote:

>> When thinking about the issue with where to put "featured" artists on
>> recordings and tracks, I thought of something that might be ridiculously
>> stupid: Maybe recordings shouldn't have artists at all?

>> Recordings really don't need to contain an Artist
>> field; they can focus on descriptive roles, which can be used to  
>> dynamically
>> create Artist fields based on user preference.

I think this makes sense. & it would save us from entering a lot of  
redundant info in classical (either repeating all performer ARs in the  
artist field or repeating most performer ARs in the comment field).

/symphonick



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