Access and write .mp3 metadata/tags using Python 3

Michael Torrie torriem at
Tue Nov 26 17:41:30 CET 2013

On 11/26/2013 08:41 AM, andonefilms at wrote:
> I'm trying to figure out how to get python to access the properties
> section of an mp3 file. When you right click an mp3 file and go to
> properties you can edit the title, album, and things like that.  I
> also want to be able to read the length of the mp3.
> Is there a pythonic way to do this? I asked a professor of mine and
> he said to look into the OS module.

A quick google search reveals this for the tags part:

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