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❌ NOTHING from my collection is for sale or trade and I will NOT rip music for anyone, so there's NO point at all in asking. Your request will NOT be honored!

💿 Collector of CDs, mainly from Heather Nova, Alanis Morissette, Dido, Maria Mena, Natalie Imbruglia, Meredith Brooks, Nelly Furtado, Leona Lewis and Texas.

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Nimbus
↳ Mastering SID codes (usually displayed twice) IFPI L121 up to L129 per profile, but also L130 – examples [ 1 ] [ 2 ] [ 3 ]
↳ Mould SID codes IFPI 23**, 24**, 7Q** (in combination with LU****** number) and 80**
↳ Nimbus credit ⁄ logo is not always present, even when correct mastering SID code is – examples [ 1 ]
↳ Matrix dots indicating pressing serial number [ ∙ ] [ ꞉ ] [ ꞉ · ] [ ꞉ ꞉ ] [ ꞉ · ꞉ ] [ ꞉ ꞉ ꞉ ] [ ꞉ ⁝ ꞉ ] [ ⁝ ꞉ ⁝ ] [ ⁝ ⁝ ⁝ ] [ ⋅ ] [ ∶ ] [ ∶⋅ ] [ ∶∶ ] [ ∶⋅∶ ] [ ∶∶∶ ] [ ∶⋮∶ ] [ ⋮∶⋮ ] [ ⋮⋮⋮ ]
↳ Deviating dot pattern 'NIMBUS ENGLAND' matrix [ ∶∶∶⋅ ] – examples [ 1 ]
↳ Mother:stamper code (n:n numbers etched in dotted font type) is mirrored when matrix is mirrored – examples [ 1:2 ] [ 1:4 ] [ 2:3 ]
↳ Stylized lowercase 'nimbus' (which looks mirrored somewhat like zvdʍiʌ) should be entered as '[Nimbus logo]'
↳ Furnace MFG pressings with glass mastering outsourced to Nimbus (mastering SID code displayed only once) – examples [ 1 ] [ 2 ] [ 3 ]
↳ Rainbo Records pressings with glass mastering outsourced to Nimbus – examples [ 1 ] [ 2 ]

Discogs
↳ SUBMISSION GUIDELINES – https://support.discogs.com/hc/en-us/articles/360004016474-Overview-Of-Submission-Guidelines-For-Releases
↳ GUIDELINE CHANGELOG – https://www.discogs.com/forum/thread/356624
↳ Format list – https://www.discogs.com/help/formatslist
↳ Country of origin and rights societies – https://support.discogs.com/hc/en-us/articles/360005006754-Database-Guidelines-7-Country
↳ Guidance for runouts (can be partially applied to CD matrix) – https://www.discogs.com/group/thread/809347
↳ Pending release merges – https://www.discogs.com/submissions?mode=merges&view=flat
↳ Help wanted in merge requests – https://www.discogs.com/forum/thread/707251

Forum decisions
↳ Try and fix errors yourself – https://www.discogs.com/forum/thread/814675?page=3#8118822
↳ Country : Europe vs UK & Europe – https://www.discogs.com/forum/thread/717608#7133070
↳ BaOI : describing logos and symbols in disc matrix – https://www.discogs.com/forum/thread/360821#3376337
↳ BaOI : full matrix sets – https://www.discogs.com/forum/thread/392356?page=5#7584624
↳ BaOI : matrix sets grouped per variant – https://www.discogs.com/forum/thread/392356?page=4#7444589
↳ BaOI : variant groups should NOT be re-numbered – https://www.discogs.com/forum/thread/392356?page=13#7808208
↳ BaOI : static data at the top – https://www.discogs.com/forum/thread/786274?message_id=7802724#7802724
↳ BaOI : capitalization description field – https://www.discogs.com/forum/thread/368670#3425067

Useful
↳ Optical disc manufacturing – https://www.crimson-ceremony.net/pr3/page.php?id=mf-cd
↳ SID codes and their implementation – https://web.archive.org/web/20200126091749/https://www.ifpi.org/content/library/sid-code-implementation-guide.pdf
↳ Mother:stamper numbers in disc matrix – https://forums.stevehoffman.tv/threads/cds-pressed-by-specialty-src-code.146814/#post-3463614
↳ 'Tetris blocks' code in JVC disc matrix – https://skew.org/jvc/
↳ ISRC (International Standard Recording Code) – https://isrc.ifpi.org/en/isrc-standard/structure
↳ Packaging types – https://web.archive.org/web/20220511162435/https://reference.discogs.com/wiki/packaging

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↳ 見本品 = sample product │ 非売品 = not for sale │ 限定 = limited │ 日本オリジナル限定プレス = Japan original limited pressing │ ミニ•アルバム = mini-album │
↳ ボーナス•トラック = bonus track(s) │ 日本盤ボーナス•トラック = Japan edition bonus track(s) │ 日本盤のみのボーナストラック = Japan only bonus track(s) │
↳ インターナショナル•ボーナス•トラック = international bonus track(s) │ 新曲 = new song │ アンプラグド = unplugged │

Recent Activity

Action Description
Natalie Imbruglia - Want
submitted Natalie Imbruglia - Want. 3 months ago
Leona Lewis - I See You (Theme From Avatar)
submitted Leona Lewis - I See You (Theme From Avatar). 5 months ago
Texas - When We Are Together
submitted Texas - When We Are Together. 9 months ago
Vangelis - Spiral
submitted Vangelis - Spiral. 11 months ago
Natalie Imbruglia - Smoke
submitted Natalie Imbruglia - Smoke. 11 months ago
Alanis Morissette - Thank U
submitted Alanis Morissette - Thank U. 11 months ago
Sarah Brightman - La Luna
submitted Sarah Brightman - La Luna. 12 months ago
Nelly Furtado - Whoa, Nelly!
submitted Nelly Furtado - Whoa, Nelly!. about 1 year ago
Natalie Imbruglia - Shiver
submitted Natalie Imbruglia - Shiver. about 1 year ago
Nelly Furtado - From The Forthcoming Album Loose
submitted Nelly Furtado - From The Forthcoming Album Loose. about 1 year ago
Heather Nova - Pearl
submitted Heather Nova - Pearl. about 1 year ago
Tangerine Dream - Melrose
submitted Tangerine Dream - Melrose. about 1 year ago
Vangelis - Voices
submitted Vangelis - Voices. about 1 year ago
Vangelis - El Greco
submitted Vangelis - El Greco. about 1 year ago
Heather Nova - Welcome
submitted Heather Nova - Welcome. over 2 years ago
Texas - Mr Haze
submitted Texas - Mr Haze. over 2 years ago
Alanis Morissette - Woman Down
submitted Alanis Morissette - Woman Down. over 3 years ago
Sandra - The Long Play
submitted Sandra - The Long Play. over 3 years ago
Sandra - Mirrors
submitted Sandra - Mirrors. over 3 years ago
Leona Lewis - Happy
submitted Leona Lewis - Happy. over 3 years ago
Sarah McLachlan - Mirror Ball
submitted Sarah McLachlan - Mirror Ball. over 3 years ago
Heather Nova - South
submitted Heather Nova - South. over 3 years ago
Dido - No Freedom
submitted Dido - No Freedom. over 3 years ago
Leona Lewis - Take A Bow
submitted Leona Lewis - Take A Bow. over 3 years ago
Leona Lewis - Lovebird
submitted Leona Lewis - Lovebird. over 3 years ago
Leona Lewis - Run
submitted Leona Lewis - Run. over 3 years ago
Sarah McLachlan - Ordinary Miracle
submitted Sarah McLachlan - Ordinary Miracle. over 3 years ago
Leona Lewis - The Labyrinth Tour (Live From The O2)
submitted Leona Lewis - The Labyrinth Tour (Live From The O2). over 3 years ago
Texas - Why Believe In You
submitted Texas - Why Believe In You . over 3 years ago
Dido - Life For Rent
submitted Dido - Life For Rent. over 3 years ago
Donna Lewis - Falling
submitted Donna Lewis - Falling. over 4 years ago
Sarah Brightman = サラ・ブライトマン* - Harem = ハレム
submitted Sarah Brightman = サラ・ブライトマン* - Harem = ハレム. over 4 years ago
Dido - No Angel
submitted Dido - No Angel. over 4 years ago
Texas - Best Of.....Sampler
submitted Texas - Best Of.....Sampler. over 4 years ago
Nelly Furtado - Spirit Indestructible
submitted Nelly Furtado - Spirit Indestructible. over 4 years ago
Texas - White On Blonde
submitted Texas - White On Blonde. over 4 years ago
Alanis Morissette - Underneath
submitted Alanis Morissette - Underneath. over 4 years ago
Dido - Thank You
submitted Dido - Thank You. over 4 years ago
Alanis Morissette - Guardian
submitted Alanis Morissette - Guardian. over 4 years ago
Alanis Morissette - Underneath
submitted Alanis Morissette - Underneath. over 4 years ago
Vangelis - Oceanic
submitted Vangelis - Oceanic. over 4 years ago
Nelly Furtado - Say It Right
submitted Nelly Furtado - Say It Right. over 4 years ago
Alisha's Attic - The Incidentals
submitted Alisha's Attic - The Incidentals. over 4 years ago
Alanis Morissette - Space Cakes
submitted Alanis Morissette - Space Cakes. over 4 years ago
Sarah McLachlan - Solace
submitted Sarah McLachlan - Solace. over 4 years ago
Nelly Furtado - Powerless (Say What You Want) (Dance Remixes)
submitted Nelly Furtado - Powerless (Say What You Want) (Dance Remixes). over 4 years ago
Heather Nova - Storm
submitted Heather Nova - Storm. over 4 years ago
Fuck Buttons - Street Horrrsing
submitted Fuck Buttons - Street Horrrsing. over 4 years ago
Natalie Imbruglia - Wishing I Was There
submitted Natalie Imbruglia - Wishing I Was There. over 4 years ago
Alanis Morissette - Reasons I Drink
submitted Alanis Morissette - Reasons I Drink. over 4 years ago