The MusicBrainz Wiki is a dynamic and growing information resource to help you understand MusicBrainz, learn how to use and contribute to it more effectively, and to help shape the direction it takes into the future.
Introduction to MusicBrainz
Frequently Asked Questions
These FAQs are maintained by the MusicBrainz community. Chances are, if you have a question on how to use MusicBrainz, you'll find the answer here.
Guidelines for Editing and Style
This wiki contains important guidelines that help determine how data is added to, and modified on, the database.
- Editing Guidelines and how editing works, with information on the most effective ways to add new data and correct data.
- Special Purpose Artists: Special entries to address various needs when selecting an Artist.
- Special Purpose Labels: Special entries to address various needs when selecting a Label.
- The Style Principles
The users who take care of the MusicBrainz database have started various small community projects around specialized areas. This helps people to coordinate their editing efforts and to find like minded editors who have knowledge in similar areas.
Feel free to contact or join these groups, or even to found a new one!