TitleMusic MetaData Quality: a multiyear Case Study using the Music of Skip James
Publication TypeConference Paper
Year of Publication2006
AuthorsFreed, A
Conference NameAES 121
Conference LocationSan Francisco, CA

The case study reported here is an exploratory step towards developing a quantitative system for audio and music metadata quality measurement. Errors, their sources and their propagation mechanisms are carefully examined in a small but meaningful subset of music metadata centered on a single artist Skip James.