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|!MusicBrainz Picard is a cross-platform (Linux/Mac OS X/Windows) application written in [[Python]] and is the official !MusicBrainz tagger.||[[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MusicBrainz_Picard|Picard]] is a cross-platform (Linux/Mac OS X/Windows) application written in [[Python]] and is the official [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MusicBrainz|MusicBrainz]] tagger.|
- Support of major audio formats like mp3, wav, aac.
- CD lookup and disc ID submission
- Album oriented approach
- Extensible via plugins
To install Picard on your computer run following command as root:
aptitude install picard
Tips and tricks
- Lowercase filenames with undescores
$lower($replace(%albumartist%/%album%/$num(%tracknumber%,2) %title%, ,_))
- Remove "feat." from filenames
- Remove "various artists" from compilation filenames
$if($and($eq(%compilation%,1), $eq(%albumartist%,Various Artists)), $unset(albumartist) $unset(albumartistsort))
Picard has support for third party plugins. To install them, downloaded plugin files should be placed under the ~/.config/MusicBrainz/Picard/plugins directory. This page provides variety of plugins for picard, such as, album art downloader, additional search options, etc.
http://musicbrainz.org/doc/PicardTagger - Picard homepage
http://wiki.musicbrainz.org/PicardPlugins - Picard plugins
http://wiki.musicbrainz.org/Picard_Scripting - Picard scripting