mp3 library

Many people, somewhere on their site, dump a winamp or iTunes generated listing, presumably in order to dazzle the ladies with their unrivaled musical depth and good taste.

This annoys the hell out of anyone searching for an mp3 of that rare song, only to find that yes, someone has it, and no, there’s no actual link to the song.

Instead of that, I present the distribution of the lengths of songs in my library:


Of some geeky interest as well: a scatterplot of song length versus mp3 file size. Note how the different encoding rates are clearly visible.


If you must know…