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Dec 14, 2006, 07:17 PM
Is there somewhere where I can find CDDB information other than the Apple one?
Dec 14, 2006, 07:20 PM
I don't know, but Apple uses Gracenote (http://www.gracenote.com/partners/), so if you want *different* information, you must be careful not to use another service that simply also uses Gracenote....
Dec 14, 2006, 07:24 PM
freedb.org is the successor to the original cddb.
MusicBrainz is another alternative. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IEatBrainz is the Mac client.
Dec 14, 2006, 07:32 PM
There are freedb (http://www.freedb.org/) and Musicbrainz (http://musicbrainz.org/).
Trick iTunes into using freedb (http://ourpla.net/cgi-bin/pikie.cgi?_GettingOsxGoing/001035957804.18-SwitchItunesToFreedb).
Other software (http://www.birthday-buzzer.com/other/freedb/freedb_switch.html) that can use freedb
iEatBrainz (http://www.indyjt.com/software/iEatBrainz/iEatBrainz_download.dmg), Musicbrainz add-on for Mac
Dec 15, 2006, 08:13 PM
Thanks but none of them had what I was looking for.