Difference between revisions of "MusicBrainz API/Search/ReleaseGroupSearch"

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| releases || number of releases in this release group  
 
| releases || number of releases in this release group  
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| type || type of the release group (album, single, ep, compilation, soundtrack, spokenword, interview, audiobook, live, remix, other)
 
 
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| release || name of a release that appears in the release group
 
| release || name of a release that appears in the release group
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| comment  ||  release group comment to differentiate similar release groups  
 
| comment  ||  release group comment to differentiate similar release groups  
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| primarytype || primary type of the release group (album, single, ep, other)
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| secondarytype || secondary type of the release group (audiobook, compilation, interview, live, remix soundtrack, spokenword)
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| type || type of the release group, old type mapping for when we did not have separate primary and secondary types
 
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Release group search terms with no fields search the releasegroup field only.
 
Release group search terms with no fields search the releasegroup field only.

Revision as of 07:54, 16 May 2012

Search Fields

The release group index contains the following fields you can search:

Field Description
arid MBID of the release group’s artist
artist release group artist as it appears on the cover (Artist Credit)
artistname “real name” of any artist that is included in the release group’s artist credit
creditname name of any artist in multi-artist credits, as it appears on the cover.
rgid MBID of the release group
releasegroup name of the release group
releasegroupaccent name of the releasegroup with any accent characters retained
releases number of releases in this release group
release name of a release that appears in the release group
reid MBID of a release that appears in the release group
tag a tag that appears on the release group
comment release group comment to differentiate similar release groups
primarytype primary type of the release group (album, single, ep, other)
secondarytype secondary type of the release group (audiobook, compilation, interview, live, remix soundtrack, spokenword)
type type of the release group, old type mapping for when we did not have separate primary and secondary types

Release group search terms with no fields search the releasegroup field only.