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Here is a perl script for displaying or modifying ID3v1.x tags on MP3 files. ID3v1.x is the standard format by which MP3 files store the following information about itself:
  1. Title
  2. Artist
  3. Album
  4. Year
  5. Comment
  6. Track
  7. Genre


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Display all tag information on all mp3 files in your music/bach directory:
./ music/bach/*.mp3

The following example sets the Comment in the mp3 files in music/bach all at once:

./ -c "The greatest composer of all." music/bach/*.mp3


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