Examples for Music Collectors¶
Keeping a collection of your own digital music is fun and exciting. Calliope integrates with multiple tools for managing a local music collection - choose one from this list here.
Online collection to local collection¶
I download albums from my online music collection but sometimes I miss them. This example lists all the albums I’ve bought on Bandcamp that aren’t available locally.
The script resolves Musicbrainz identifiers from the Bandcamp metadata, because otherwise there are a lot of false negatives from things like “Pictish Trail” vs “The Pictish Trail”, or “Catbite (EP)” vs “Catbite”.
# Albums in your online collection that are missing from your local collection. ONLINE_ALBUMS="cpe bandcamp --user ssssam collection" LOCAL_ALBUMS="cpe tracker albums" #LOCAL_ALBUMS="cpe beets albums" cpe diff --scope=album <($ONLINE_ALBUMS | cpe musicbrainz resolve-ids -) <($LOCAL_ALBUMS)