Version 1.2 Released!

Ben Gertzfield
Mon, 8 Apr 2002 21:29:21 +0900

I've released version 1.2 of, the simple ID3v1 MP3 tag 
reader/manipulator class for Python.

This version includes an exciting new dictionary-based interface, 
compatible with the ogg.vorbis class, to read all ID3 tags at once.  
Also, the default genre when creating an ID3 tag has been changed from 0 
("Blues") to 255 ("Unknown"). is hosted by SourceForge.  Its home page is:

You can always download the latest release of from:

There are already Debian GNU/Linux packages available in the unstable 

Happy MP3 hacking!

Ben Gertzfield