Unanswered Questions

16 questions with no upvoted or accepted answers
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Burn the identify-this-track tag?

Since "identify-this-track" questions are deemed off-topic, does anyone have any objections to me burning the "identify-this-track" tag?
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Do we need country tags?

E.g., the OP of this question clearly intends to post questions about Indian music. I am pretty certain I have questions about Soviet or Russian music. Should we introduce a per-country tag as a ...
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2018: a year in moderation

It's New Year's Day in Stack Exchange land... A distinguishing characteristic of these sites is how they are moderated: We designed the Stack Exchange network engine to be mostly self-regulating, ...
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Flags invalidated or aged away due to low activity in review queues

I regularly raise flags on questions for closure since I do not yet have the reputation to vote to close them. Recently, a number of these flags were "aged away". By checking the timelines of these ...
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Requesting [identify-this-composer] tag

We currently do not have a tag called identify-this-composer, but I feel there is a decent case for adding it. Currently, the unknown-composer tag seems to be used for the purpose of identifying a ...
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Should we merge the tags [song-interpretation] and [meaning]?

The tag meaning has the following wiki excerpt (it has no wiki currently): What does a specific part of a song mean? What does the interpreter or songwriter try to tell us? This makes the tag song-...
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World music tag

Shouldn't there be a tag for world music? If you are asking for, for instance, a musical style that you cannot place geographically, that would probably be the most appropriate tag.
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Are Sample Identification Questions On Topic?

Regarding this question: In Michael Jackson's song Thriller, what is the bird cry at 3:11? This questions seems to be asking for identification of a sample used in the song. Are this questions ...
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Should we merge the tags [sample] and [sampling]?

The tags sample and sampling appear to have identical usage. This is what their wiki and excerpts look like: Sample: Excerpt: Any question relating to the use of samples used in media. Do not use ...
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Auto-comments for Music Fans

Auto-comments for Music Fans are now available. The purpose of this is to help users and avoid re-typing always the same comments for similar cases. How to install the script Userscripts add ...
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Original Sheet music especially for rock and pop music genres

Is it ok to ask for how to find original soundtracks of rock or pop music? For example, Lou Reed Perfect Day. This is fairly easy for classical music, in other music there is still scores but they are ...
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Duplicate with no answer

A user has posted the same question on Music and Music Fans, then Music sent us the question. Now we have dupes with no accepted answer: What is the name of the girl in the beginning of Dante Thomas&...
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Undelete possibly correct Wild Things Answer

Can we have this answer undeleted? It now contains both a video link and an explanation (even if brief). https://musicfans.stackexchange.com/a/3584/92 We've just gotten the same question asked ...
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Should we edit http links to https?

Should we edit external links with http to https, when possible? And if the link doesn't work with https, it stays at it is but we add a warning to it. I know edits must substantial enough and doing ...
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We need to define rigorous rules on what songs are allowed to be asked for identification

On this question, OP wanted us to help him identifying the genre of his own work. Dom answered that we don't identify personal compositions and put the question "on hold". I agree we can't identify ...

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