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==Pseudo-Releases==
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See the guidelines for [[/Pseudo-Releases|pseudo-releases]].
  
 
==Soundtracks==
 
==Soundtracks==
There are currently no specific official guidelines for soundtracks.
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See the guidelines for [[/Soundtrack|soundtracks]].
  
 
==Classical==
 
==Classical==
The release name and track names for a release should be entered as shown on the release, following the [[User:kuno/Style/Track_and_release_titles|guidelines for release and track titles]].
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Classical releases, tracks, release groups and recordings should follow the [[Style/Classical|classical style guidelines]].
 
 
Release groups, recordings and works should be named following the [[Classical_Style_Guide|classical style guidelines]]. An updated version of the classical style guidelines is in the works but is not yet finished. If you would like to help, please join the [[Style_Council|style council]].
 
 
 
For opera, see the [[/Opera|opera]] guidelines for recording titles.
 
  
 
==Musical theatre==
 
==Musical theatre==
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Note that this only applies to the recording, the associated track(s) should be credited as they appear on the release.
 
Note that this only applies to the recording, the associated track(s) should be credited as they appear on the release.
 
== Live recordings ==
 
 
For live recordings, enter the song name as the recording title and "live" as the recording comment. If the date and/or location is known, this should also be added to the comment following the same format as used on [[/Live bootlegs|live bootlegs]].
 
 
;Examples
 
# [[track:3a4fa843-ccfe-4f1d-8bd7-6f718bc5cbe7|Train in Vain]] <span style="color:grey">(live, 1998-12-14: Telewest Arena, Newcastle, UK)</span>
 
# [[track:69d6f35a-806f-470c-aa09-363f74318c38|Wake Up]] <span style="color:grey">(live, Los Angeles, CA, USA)</span>
 
# [[track:3f8c8e54-278d-4805-9365-af1b39dc56bb|The Dance]] <span style="color:grey">(live, 2002)</span>
 
# [[track:1527433f-8e9a-45f4-a21e-947d64e8d293|Candle in the Wind (single edit)]] <span style="color:grey">(live)</span>
 
  
 
==Live bootlegs==
 
==Live bootlegs==
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==Audiobooks==
 
==Audiobooks==
  
There are currently no specific official guidelines for audiobooks.
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See the guidelines for [[Style/Specific_types_of_releases/Audiobook|audiobooks]].
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==Broadcast programs==
  
==Podcasts==
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For radio programs and podcasts see the guidelines for [[Style/Specific types of releases/Broadcast programs|broadcast programs]].
  
There are currently no specific official guidelines for podcasts.
 
  
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Latest revision as of 23:11, 2 January 2015

Status: This is an official style guideline.

Pseudo-Releases

See the guidelines for pseudo-releases.

Soundtracks

See the guidelines for soundtracks.

Classical

Classical releases, tracks, release groups and recordings should follow the classical style guidelines.

Musical theatre

See the guidelines for musical theatre.

Mash-ups

If a recording is a mash-up of two (or more) recordings the artist should be set to the mash-up artist. Put the two "versus" artist titles into the recording name like so: "Track Title (Artist A vs. Artist B)".

Note that this only applies to the recording, the associated track(s) should be credited as they appear on the release.

Live bootlegs

If a live bootleg has a proper title, enter the release title as it is on the release and follow the guidelines for live bootlegs for the release group title. If a live bootleg doesn't have a proper title, follow those guidelines for both the release title and release group title.

Audiobooks

See the guidelines for audiobooks.

Broadcast programs

For radio programs and podcasts see the guidelines for broadcast programs.


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