Musicbrainz Picard 2.0 released

Musicbrainz picard, the popular mp3 tagger has it’s first major release in 6 years. tagging mp3 can be hit and miss but picard references the hugh metadata laden Musicbrainz database and even supports acoustic ID tagging for more accurate results.

New features include a mojor backend update to newer libraries. Python should now be at least version 3.5, PyQt 5.7 or newer and Mutagen should be 1.37 or newer

This release sees over 50 bug fixes and some new improvements such as:

  • Retina and Hi-DPI display support
  • Improved performance
  • UI improvements

Install the latest version from the MusicBrainz developer PPA (stable) Ubuntu//Mint by opening a terminal and typing:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:musicbrainz-developers/stable
sudo apt-get update

And installing by typing:

sudo apt-get install picard
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