Mining the Web for Music Artist-Related Information: Automatically Extracting, Analyzing, and Visualizing Information on Music Artists from the World Wide Web

  • Markus Schedl

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  • Markus Schedl

  • The book offers a comprehensive information about Music-related metadata which is becoming more and more important in times of digital music distribution. Methods for automatically extracting such information from the WWW have been elaborated, implemented, and analyzed. On sets of Web pages that are related to a music artist or band, Web content mining techniques are applied to address the following categories of information: similarities between music artists, prototypicality of an artist for a genre, descriptive properties of an artist, band members and instrumentation, images of album cover artwork.

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  • The book offers a comprehensive information about Music-related metadata which is becoming more and more important in times of digital music distribution. Methods for automatically extracting such information from the WWW have been elaborated, implemented, and analyzed. On sets of Web pages that are related to a music artist or band, Web content mining techniques are applied to address the following categories of information: similarities between music artists, prototypicality of an artist for a genre, descriptive properties of an artist, band members and instrumentation, images of album cover artwork.

  • ISBN : 9783838100821

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  • ISBN : 9783838100821

  • Publisher : Südwestdeutscher Verlag für Hochschulschriften

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  • Publisher : Südwestdeutscher Verlag für Hochschulschriften

  • Year of Publication : 2008

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  • Year of Publication : 2008