id3tag --genre

By Hal Canary, 2005-06-14 12:34:16 (link)
#computers-code

WARNING: boring linux-related post follows!

Here's how to quickly fix the genres of your mp3 colection.

Get the list of genres

$ lame --genre-list | sort -n | column

Pick one. In general, the lower the number, the more standard it is. Suppose we pick genre #17 (rock).

id3tag --genre=17 filelist

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