Category Archives: Mp3 Tags

Importing Data from Mp3Tag

Many webradio operators have their playout systems and all the audio files for their station on a dedicated computer for their broadcast and Music 1 installed on a different computer. In this case, one can’t use the tag reader/importer that is built into M1 because the files are on a different machine. One way to… Continue Reading

Mp3 Tags – Explained

Many people don’t know the difference between the mp3 file name and mp3 “tags” (also known as: meta-data). If you’re running an internet radio station, it is important to not only know the differece, but to have the correct tag data entered into the Title and Artist fields. This video explains. Continue Reading

What’s the best way to name my audio files?

Short answer:  Artist-Title I’m in favor of simplicity and efficiency.  Artist-Title makes it easy to quickly sort all the files in the Windows folder/directory view and the look of each file is clean and uncluttered. Now some folks want to have the Album as part of the filename, too.  So the name then becomes:  Artist-Title-Album.mp3  … Continue Reading

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