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Scraper for Concerts - Jaco2k - 2009-11-16 20:45
Would it be a good idea to have a scraper for Music concerts? And also a Music concerts section for Videos (Movies, TV shows, Concerts).
Right now my concerts have no way of fitting in XBMC in a elegant way - the music videos only covers... well, music videos!
- spiff - 2009-11-16 21:12
if there is a good backend i'm open to the idea.
- jmadonald - 2009-11-17 01:42
I would love this, I have 500GB of concert video
- redtapemedia - 2009-11-17 04:01
I have been entering the info for my concert DVDs into themoviedb and adding them as a seperate source. Like spiff said though, if there's a better site available...
- Nutcasey - 2010-03-31 14:00
Is there any plans for something more bespoke with this? I have tons of music DVD's that I would love to rip to my library and display.
- takoi - 2010-04-06 12:16
imo concerts groups well with music videos. basically its the same thing so no need to make another database just for this. should be enough to add a content-tag to the tmdb scraper. or you can come up with a better site..
- zag - 2010-04-06 15:19
Sorry but music concerts have nothing to do with music videos, or your main movies.
A way would be to add a filter to the movie section to allow for categories of videos. Like Music concerts or stand up comedy DVDs, ect. I think there is some way to do it with smart playlists but not easily.
All music concerts should be added on TMDB and scraped but we still need a way to categorize them in the video library. I don't think XBMC can do this yet.
- Nemrod - 2011-09-25 19:41
H, no solution the latest post ?
- mad-max - 2011-10-10 22:45
- AlessandroSS - 2011-11-12 23:41
zag2me Wrote:All music concerts should be added on TMDB and scraped but we still need a way to categorize them in the video library. I don't think XBMC can do this yet.
I've setup my XBMC with a music concert menu at the main screen, take a look at this screen capture video:
I use TMDB for music concert videos the same way I use for movies, but after adding a new music concert to the database I also put it in a movie set I named "Shows". I added this movie set to my favorites and then added this favorite to the main menu using an option that there's in Transparency skin, I believe that other skins also have this option.
If a music concert is not in TMDB then I add it there with my login at http://www.themoviedb.org/ and after I add it to XBMC collection.
To add to a movie set I use XWMM, there if you enter each movie you will find the tab Other and there you can associate this movie to an existing set. To create a set or organize it go to the menu Tools > Manage Movie set.
- mad-max - 2011-11-13 00:36
AlessandroSS Wrote:I've setup my XBMC with a music concert menu at the main screen, take a look at this screen capture video:why don't you use the scraper i posted One Post before...you Set content ti musicvideos and scrape with my scraper and have a seperate section for concerts, outside if movies...
- AlessandroSS - 2011-11-13 02:08
mad-max Wrote:why don't you use the scraper i posted One Post before...you Set content ti musicvideos and scrape with my scraper and have a seperate section for concerts, outside if movies...
I discovered this post and your scrapper only today, as I already have many music concerts added in my library maybe I'll try your scrapper later as I would need to re-add all of them.
- mkortstiege - 2011-11-13 03:38
Be aware of the scrappers!
- mad-max - 2011-11-13 06:36
vdrfan Wrote:Be aware of the scrappers!
Yeah, they are scary...
vdrfan, you're late on tour at half past 2...