MetaBrainz operates MusicBrainz and a number of related open data projects.

MetaBrainz operates MusicBrainz, Cover Art Archive, AcousticBrainz, ListenBrainz, CritiqueBrainz, BookBrainz and the esoteric MessyBrainz project. All of our projects are open source, open data and are community curated. MetaBrainz is a California based 501.c.3 non-profit with many supporters from the music and technology world. Our main office is in Barcelona, Spain.

Our flagship project is MusicBrainz -- the data from MusicBrainz is used by Google, Amazon, BBC, Universal Music, Spotify, Pandora, SiriusXM, TicketMaster and a number of other companies from all over the world. These company provide financial support that allows us to continue hacking on our open source projects.

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MetaBrainz Foundation Inc. 2017 Projects

  • psolanki
    Add Rating System in CritiqueBrainz
    Rating facility is a fundamental part of any review system. So, the idea of the project is to add the rating feature to the present review system in...
  • Param Singh
    Add statistics and graphs to ListenBrainz
    ListenBrainz has recently undergone a big overhaul and is now getting ready to stream its data to Google BigQuery for analysis and statistics...
  • Suyash Garg
    Directly accessing MusicBrainz database in CritiqueBrainz
    Presently, CritiqueBrainz uses python-musicbrainzngs to show search results and fetch information of selected entities. python-musicbrainzngs then...
  • samj1912
    Picard v2.0
    Picard is going to be receiving a complete make-over code/feature/UI wise for v2.0. A part of the v2.0 plans is porting the existing code to...
  • Timo Martikainen
    Search for Entities
    Search function for all entities (similar with the current edit search)