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Best MusicBrainz Alternatives

MusicBrainz is described as 'community music metadatabase that attempts to create a comprehensive music information site' and is a very popular app in the audio & music category. There are more than 10 alternatives to MusicBrainz for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, iPhone, Android, Mac and Windows. The best alternative is Discogs, which is free. Other great apps like MusicBrainz are ratehouse, AllMusic, Rate Your Music and MyVideoGameList.

MusicBrainz alternatives are mainly Music Discovery Services but may also be Movie Review Sites or Movie Databases. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of MusicBrainz.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Online
  • Android
  • F-Droid

MusicBrainz is a community music metadatabase that attempts to create a comprehensive music information site.

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  1. Discogs icon

    Discogs

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone

    Discogs is a crowdsourced music database and marketplace. Discover music, buy and sell music with collectors in the Marketplace in all physical formats.

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    Almost everyone thinks Discogs is a great alternative to MusicBrainz.
  2. Ratings, reviews, discussions, recommendations, lists for all media genres: music, movies, tv shows, books, video games, and podcasts. Like IMDb or Goodreads, but with more media types. Join ratehouse to consolidate your entertainment and art interests.

    rate.house is a media database to rate, track, and discover music, movies, TV, books, games, and podcasts.


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    AllMusic

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online

    AllMusic is a comprehensive and in-depth resource for finding out more about the albums, bands, musicians and songs you love.

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  4. Rate Your Music is a community-built music and film database where you can rate, review, catalog and discover new music and films as well as participate in contributing to the database itself.

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    MyVideoGameList

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    On MyVideoGameList you can create your own profile, keep track of your video games, meet new friends, and even write reviews on your favorite games (or even for games you hated). We currently have 37139 members, 15576 games in our database and 6391 forum threads.

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  6. Demlo

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • BSD

    Demlo organizes your music library automatically and dynamically. It runs a chain of user-defined scripts using variables such as tags and file properties. This way it yields virtually unlimited customization power to the user.

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    Gracenote

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    Gracenote, Inc., formerly called CDDB (Compact Disc Data Base), is a company that maintains and licenses an Internet-accessible database containing information about the contents of audio compact discs and vinyl records.

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    MusicHarbor

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Apple Music
    • Spotify

    MusicHarbor is an app that helps you stay on top of new music releases, music videos, events, and news from all your favorite artists and record labels.

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    45 Spaces

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online

    Suggest a new world, or contribute to the current worlds.

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  10. Music Center icon

    Music Center

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone

    A function for transferring to the WALKMAN® and playback of High-Resolution Audio content are available.

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