Data > Images -- Many moons ago using Discogs helped me to choose a career path, I am now working as a systems librarian and cataloguer. -- That does mean that I get paid to catalogue music. Just saying. -- © ® ™ ■
Australian Label/Company Research -- ASIC for information about Australian companies -- ASIC company dataset, easier to search through when downloaded -- ACCC Public Register - Australian public register of murders and executions -- Australian Business register - Lists of company trading names -- Australian trademark search -- APRA AMCOS Search Australia's music rights organisation
Australian Artist Research -- Australian Dictionary of Biography -- Trove digitised newspapers -- Australian industry magazine
ROW company research -- UK company information -- NZ Government Gazette NZ cessation and name changes of companies -- British Newspaper Archive (See if your local library has a subscription) -- Billboard Magazine -- EBSCO Full text search for many music publications and newspapers including: -- Rolling Stone
Video game music resources -- Metadata dump of video game discs Check cuesheets for audio tracks -- VGMdb Not very good catalogue records but sometimes has the necessary info -- World of Game Music Same as above, some different info -- List of Red Book standard game discs
Informative -- What is a CD glass master? -- Packaging terminology -- Cassette shell terminology -- Australian Classification logo history -- What Is A Red Book CD?
Useful Forum Contributions -- Guidelines are not Rules -- Sampler in an MR? -- SID codes are sometimes part of a complete matrix, do not remove them (2011) - A reminder from 2014 -- Pressing info in FTF to differentiate -- Logo (usually) = label -- Describing a logo or symbol in the matrix -- Merge releases with no uniquely identifying information -- CD, Enhanced is used for video games regardless of "Enhanced CD", "Mixed Mode", "CD Extra", etc. -- Do not change currently added BAOI data and again here: No personal preference BAOI editing -- Diognes_The_Fox's personal preference BAOI solution -- Picture sleeves vs Generic sleeves
Extrapolation/Interpretation/External Sources -- When is a main artist not a main artist? -- Add a cat number from the label page -- Want to intuitively add credits? Yes for classical music, no for most else -- No interpreting dates from matrix info -- ANVs are okay for external sources of information being add as [Uncredited] -- Agreement to use fuller form of name as PAN with verifiable research -- Revert conflicting dates to Month/Year or Year
Unique Releases -- No SID and SID are unique releases -- Different manufactureres in matrix are unique releases
Random Pedantic Stuff -- Main artists should not be adjusted for perceived worth -- 3 or 6 month rule
Admin -- Discogs Dummy Release™ -- Link to help restore a MR -- Link to edit disabled artists Change XXXX to artist ID
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submitted Jeehun Hwang - Quake Mission Pack No. 1. 6 days ago
added Various - ReWiggled - A Tribute To The Wiggles to their collection. 7 days ago
added Jerry Paper - Abracadabra to their collection. 13 days ago
added John Zorn - The Book Beri'ah to their collection. 13 days ago
added Nelson Riddle - The Best Of Nelson Riddle to their collection. 13 days ago
added Various - Disco 2000 to their collection. 13 days ago
added The Blue Mountains Ukelele Group - Call To Arms to their collection. 14 days ago
submitted Graeme Base - TruckDogs. 16 days ago
added The Chemical Brothers - Live At The Social Volume 1 to their collection. 17 days ago
added Rumpunch - Rumpunch to their collection. 17 days ago
added The Meanies - The Meanie Of Life to their collection. 17 days ago
added Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - The Boatman's Call to their collection. 18 days ago
added Morcheeba - Charango to their collection. 18 days ago
submitted The Blue Mountains Ukelele Group - Call To Arms. 19 days ago
added Fantômas / Melt-Banana - Animali In Calore Surriscaldati Con Ipertermia Genitale / Cat In Red to their collection. 19 days ago
added Film - Crank High Voltage to their collection. 21 days ago
submitted Ramin Djawadi - Game Of Thrones (Music From The HBO Series). 21 days ago
added Nina Hagen - New York New York to their collection. 25 days ago
added The Paul Robinson Players - Music To Watch Girls By (Volume 2) to their collection. 25 days ago
submitted Larry Norman - Only Visiting This Planet. 25 days ago
added Joe "Fingers" Carr - Bar Room Piano to their collection. 25 days ago
added John Gay, Richard Bonynge, Douglas Gamley, National Philharmonic Orchestra, Kiri Te Kanawa, James Morris (5), Joan Sutherland - The Beggar's Opera to their collection. 25 days ago
added Johann Strauss*, Josef Strauss*, Berliner Philharmoniker, Herbert von Karajan - Walzer - Polkas - Märsche to their collection. 25 days ago
added Adolf Scherbaum - Five Famous Concertos For Trumpet to their collection. 25 days ago
added Henry Mancini - Award Winning Hits Of Henry Mancini to their collection. 25 days ago
added Henry Mancini - Award Winning Hits Of Henry Mancini to their collection. 25 days ago
submitted Various - Festival Of Hits: Russian Rousers. 25 days ago
added Beethoven*, L'Orchestre De La Suisse Romande, Ansermet* - Symphony No.9 "The Choral" to their collection. 25 days ago
added Björk - Debut to their collection. 27 days ago
added Various - Eyes Wide Shut (Music From The Motion Picture) to their collection. 27 days ago
added Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here to their collection. 27 days ago
added Jeremiah People - Let Love Live to their collection. about 1 month ago
submitted Various - Faulconbridge Public School. about 1 month ago
submitted Various - Faulconbridge Public School 1981. about 1 month ago
added Various - Intone - Voice Abstractions to their collection. about 1 month ago
submitted Methodist Ladies' College - Senior Speech Night 1979. about 1 month ago
submitted Kaada / Patton* - Bacteria Cult. about 1 month ago
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submitted Porter Robinson - Worlds. about 1 month ago
added DJ Wally / DJ Willie Ross* - Mrs. Miller's House to their collection. about 1 month ago
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submitted Boxcar - Vertigo. about 1 month ago
submitted Eminence Symphony Orchestra - A Night In Fantasia 2004 (Studio Ghibli Performance). about 1 month ago
added Eminem - The Slim Shady LP to their collection. about 1 month ago
submitted Dub Trio - Another Sound Is Dying. about 1 month ago
submitted Julien Wilson, Stock (13), Craig Fermanis, Christopher Hale (2), Hugh Harvey (3) - Stock. about 1 month ago