mutagen-CLI

Universal command line ID3 tagger built on top of mutagen


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mutagen-CLI

mutagen-CLI is a mutagen frontend that handles universal ID3 music tagging.

Install

  1. make sure you have mutagen installed
  2. copy the script somewhere accessible from your shell environment

Usage

usage: Change or manipulate the ID3 tags of the audio files
       [-h] [--artist ARTIST] [--album ALBUM] [--title TITLE] [--wors WORS]
       [--year YEAR] [--cover COVER] [--format FORMAT] [--separator SEPARATOR]
       [--escape ESCAPE]
       audiofile [audiofile ...]

positional arguments:
  audiofile             an audio file containing the ID3 tags

optional arguments:
  -h, --help            show this help message and exit
  --artist ARTIST, -a ARTIST
                        set the artist name
  --album ALBUM, -A ALBUM
                        set the album name
  --title TITLE, -t TITLE
                        set the title name
  --wors WORS, -r WORS  set the internet radio url
  --year YEAR, -Y YEAR  set the release year
  --cover COVER, -c COVER
                        set the cover image
  --format FORMAT, -f FORMAT
                        return the ID3 information as a formatted string; the
                        format string should containing one or more of the
                        following specifiers: , {artist} , {title} , {album} ,
                        {year} , {kbps} , {wors} , {len} (the length of the
                        audio file, in seconds) , {path} (the absolute path of
                        the file)
  --separator SEPARATOR, -s SEPARATOR
                        define the separator used to append at the end of the
                        output for each file (excluding the last file)
  --escape ESCAPE, -e ESCAPE
                        define the characters that should be escaped in all
                        the outputed fields
    usage: Change or manipulate the ID3 tags of the audio files
           [-h] [--artist ARTIST] [--album ALBUM] [--title TITLE] [--wors WORS]
           [--year YEAR] [--cover COVER] [--format FORMAT] [--separator SEPARATOR]
           [--escape ESCAPE]
           audiofile [audiofile ...]