Uploading torrents rules

General Rules.

  1. If you are going to put more than 3 clips of one artist, they should be combined into a single torrent upload.
  2. If you are going to put two or more albums of one artist, they should be combined into a single torrent upload.
  3. If you are going to put new discography of band that there is on the tracker, you must to put all the album that there is on the tracker in the same capacity or higher and be at least 2 albums more (Demo, singles, and Bootleg are not albums)
  4. In the description of the design you choose a template description (Album, Video, Discography, Videography, Film). Editing it is not necessary!
  5. Never make out with other colors other than black and white, as well as their colors, the use of capital letters in the description (example: ARIA, ARKONA, ACCEPT). Turn off Caps Lock when you make!
  6. Text alignment should be done to the left or width.
  7. Never allocate to describe all of the text in bold. Exception: template tags.
  8. Never add torrents created from image files (such as. iso or. nrg) or files (.zip, .rar or .7z).
  9. Lossy distribution should contain only one format files, for example, only mp3, WMA, ogg.
    Lossless distribution as permitted to add mix formats FLAC, APE, WAV/WAVE and m4a (ALAC, not AAC). M4a format distribution (AAC) are processed similarly provide in mp3 format.
  10. Also, do not add the video to the music discography.
  11. Number of scans (covers) must be reasonable (not more than 5% of the torrent). All additional material (scans, texts, history, etc.) should be spread in the folders, not as part of the music, especially the pictures.
  12. The names and numbers of files should match the original. Are not allowed to release the files without names and / or numbers (1. Mp3, 01 - _.mp3, Adornment.mp3, etc.), as well as files containing besides the actual track titles extraneous information: links, name releasers, extra words, numbers, and so on before the serial number of files to 10 must be zero: 01, 02, 03, etc. Are allowed in the name of the tracks 3 versions: 01 Dead By Dawn   02. Dead By Dawn   03 - Dead By Dawn
  13. In the discography of the folder names the first year, and then the name of the album. For example: 2012 - Stalingrad, 2012 Stalingrad or (2012) Stalingrad, and so on. If necessary, specify the type of album: (EP), (Demo), (Single), (Split), (Compilation) (Reissue) (Promo). If you prefer, you can sort by the type of albums in separate folders, such as albums, EP, Demo, Single, Split, Compilation, Reissue, Promo. Track titles indicate, in accordance with paragraph 12.
  14. Update single albums or discographies from lossy (mp3) to lossless (FLAC, APE) and vice versa is prohibited! Make a new torrent.
  15. Improvement of bit rate in a single hands MP3 prohibited. Make a new torrent.
  16. Moderator can delete upconverts if the album in better quality appears.
  17. The images in the description should have a maximum resolution of 450 x 450.
  18. Logo and band foto images in single album distribution is forbidden.
  19. Uploading vinyl rips rules are the same as rules of other rips, except for one - you must add a photo/scan of EACH the vinyl's cover with your nickname. Otherwise, the torrent is considered to be a duplicate (if there is that album or discography) or an upconvert (if there isn't that material) and removed by moderator.
  20. Only original content could be uploaded on the tracker, i.e. created by yourself from the original vinyl edition of the album rip. Uploading vinyl rips from other sites is prohibited.
  21. If moderator asks, uploader must to show screenshots of frequency range (how to get spectral analisys)

Remark:

  1. Discographies have high priority. If appears discography, torrents with single albums available in that discography are removed
  2. Discography with more albums absorb discography with fewer albums uploaded earlier
  3. Discography with a higher bit rate absorbs discography with low bit rate, even with the same number of albums
  4. If missing albums are added in uploaded discography, torrents with single albums are removed.
  5. If added single album with a higher bit rate, single album with low bit rate is removed.
  6. If single album has a higher bit rate than the same album in discography, distribution is saves. After updating of bit rate in discography, the single album is removed.

 

Music

For one album

Fill the field (or select from the list)
Type: Music
Artist: Artist Title
Name: The name of the album. If necessary, specify the type of album: (EP), (Demo), (Single), (Split), (Compilation), (Reissue), (Promo). Type a full album, and year in the title you do not need!
Country: Select a country from the list (if not in the list of countries indicate themselves in the description). For example: Country / Country: Bahrain
Year: Choose from a list
File formats: choose the desired format and bit rate. If at least one file, select a different bitrate - Разный (указан в описании)

Genre: Select from the list (if the group is in a variety of different styles, and some of them are not in the list, then manually put this genre in the description).
For example:
Style / Genre: Goregrind
Cover: The cover is to be the official cover of the album (without links to other resources!)

 

In the description:

Choose a template "Album"

Length / Продолжительность: full length album in the hh:mm:ss (you can specify the length of the album in the player and add the whole album)
Tracklist / Треклист: indicate tracklist album (Numbering tracklist written with two digits, even with a single track).
Optionally, you can specify the length of each track (in parentheses). If the tracklist tracks 20 and more, then they should be hidden under the spoiler.
Example 1: http://en.metal-tracker.com/torrents/46219.html
Example 2: http://en.metal-tracker.com/torrents/46115.html

For discography (or if more than one album)


Fill the field (or select from the list)
Type: Music
Artist: Artist Title
File formats: choose the desired format and bit rate. If the albums have a different bitrate, then choose Разный (указан в описании). In parentheses indicates the bit rate of each album.
Title: Discography
if it is incomplete, then the possible options:
* 1. Discography (xxxx - xxxx) from the initial to the final year,
* 2. n-Album (EP, single, and so on.)
Country: Select a country from the list (if not in the list of countries indicate themselves in the description). For example: Country / Country: Bahrain
Year: leave blank
Cover: as a cover to the discography strongly recommend using the photo artist or logo
Genre: Choose from a list

In the description:


Albums / Альбомы: specify a list of all albums, if necessary, specify the type of album: (EP), (Demo), (Single), (Split), (Compilation), (Reissue), (Promo). Type the full album no need to specify! should look something like this:


1997 - Dark Ages Chronicles (Demo) (192 Kbps)
1998 - Superstatic Equilibrium (192 Kbps)
1999 - Planeshift (Re-released 2002) (320 Kbps)
2001 - Jabberworks (256 Kbps)
2003 - Tiny Deaths (Split) (VBR mp3)
Prohibited to indicate the year in brackets in the description of the discography!!!

In spoiler (tag hidden text) should be placed only track listing (if you want), if you add a full discography, or for more information about the group.
Example: http://en.metal-tracker.com/torrents/129805.html

 

For Compilations

Choose a template "Album"

Fill the field (or choose one):

Type: Music
Artist: Various Artists
Name: The name of the album
Location: you do not need. Exception: If all the authors of one of the country (if not in the list of countries indicate manually in the description). For example: Sountry / Country: Bahrain
Year: Choose from a list
File Format: Select the desired format and bit rate. If at least one file in different quality, select Разный (указан в описании)
Genre: Various groups play if in a variety of different styles. If the collection of case, the style specified. Additional styles and those that are not in the template specified in the description: [b] Style / Genre: [/ b] Slamming Brutal Death Metal
Cover Image: The cover is to be the official cover of the album (with no watermarks and links to other resources).

In the descriptions:

Choose a template "Album"

Length / Продолжительность: Full length album in the hh: mm: ss (you can find the same player and add the whole album)
Tracklist / Трэклист: indicate tracklist album. Numbering tracklist written with two digits, even with a single track. T
racklist should look like - Number of track - Band name - Track name. Example:

01. Wyrd - In Silence Enshrined
02. Geist - Love Of The Swan
03. Dark Fortress - Endtime


Optionally, you can specify the length of each track (in parentheses). If the tracklist tracks more than 20, then they should be hidden under the spoiler *.

Example 1: http://en.metal-tracker.com/torrents/64727.html
*Example 2: http://en.metal-tracker.com/torrents/144710.html

For Lossless - quality


Аlbums and discography are in the header (lossless)
In addition to the general rules of design, all lossless-distribution must meet the following requirements:

Audio codec/ Аудио кодек: Enhanced Lossless-file (s)
Rip type/ Тип рипа: image +. Cue (image + file with the metadata that describe the layout of the tracks CD) or tracks +. Cue (on-track)
Audio bitrate / Битрейт аудио: Specify bitrate
Scans from the disc / Сканы с диска: Yes or No
Length / Продолжительность:

Tracks / Треклист:


Example: http://en.metal-tracker.com/torrents/102212.html

 

For discography:



Characteristics described above are indicated for each album! Exception when the characteristics are identical for each album.
examples:  http://en.metal-tracker.com/torrents/45148.html
examples: http://en.metal-tracker.com/torrents/23669.html (exception)
More information: http://www.metal-tracker.com/forum/showt...hp?tid=611

 

Video

For one clip

Type: Video
Artist: Artist Title
Name: name of the clip
File formats: choose the video format from the list
Country: Select a country from the list
Cover: will skrinlist clip or photo artist
Year: Choose from a list
Genre: Choose from a list

In the description:

Choose a template "Video"

Video quality/ Качество видео: codec, image size, bit rate (kbps), the number of frames per second (fps)

Sound quality / Качество звука: codec, bit rate (kbps), sampling rates (kHz), the number of channels (ch or channel)

Length / Продолжительность: The total Length of the clip (in hh: mm: ss)


Example: http://en.metal-tracker.com/torrents/19430.html

Videography or clips


Type: Video
Artist: Artist Title
Title: Videography or n-Clips
File Format: Select "Any (specified in the description)"
Country: Select a country from the list
Cover: strongly recommend to use the photo artist
Genre: Choose from a list

In the description:

Choose a template "Videography"

Video quality / Качество видео:  codec, image size, bit rate (kbps), the number of frames per second (fps)

Sound quality / Качество звука:  codec, bit rate (kbps), sampling rates (kHz), the number of channels (ch or channel)

Video list / Список видео: Clip list


If the videos have different characteristics, they are placed under the spoiler to each clip.


Example 1: http://en.metal-tracker.com/torrents/68213.html

Example 2: http://en.metal-tracker.com/torrents/44330.html

Concerts


Type: Video
Artist: Artist Title
Name: The name of the Concerto
File Format: select the desired video format
Country: Select a country from the list
Cover: Official Cover concert or screenshot
Genre: Choose from a list

In the description:


Choose a template "Videography" manually add the tags  [b]Video list / Список видео:[/b]

Video quality / Качество видео: Specifies the codec, image size, bit rate (in kbps), frame rate (fps)
Sound quality / Качество звука: codec, bit rate (in kbps), sampling rates (kHz), the number of channels (ch or channel)
Length / Продолжительность: Length of the concert (in hh: mm: ss)
Video list / Список видео:  C
oncert tracklist. If more than 20 tracks, the list is placed under the spoiler.

Example: http://en.metal-tracker.com/torrents/57382.html

 

For DVD:


In discription:

Template "Videography" is supplemented by several points.


The Chapters / По главам: yes / no
Subtitles / Субтитры: yes / no
Language / Язык: language
Video quality / Качество видео: Specifies the codec, image size, bit rate (in kbps), frame rate (fps)
Sound quality / Качество звука: Codec, bit rate (in kbps), sampling rates (kHz), the number of channels (ch or channel)
Length / Продолжительность: Length (in hh: mm: ss)
Video list / Список видео: Tracklist. If more than 20 tracks, the list is placed under the spoiler.

Example: http://en.metal-tracker.com/torrents/14759.html

Books and Magazines (metal pattern):


For a magazine:

Type: Literature
Artist: Journal title / author (s) of the book
Name: The name of the book / month for a magazine (Darkcity - June 6)
File formats: different
Style: other
Location: where is produced magazine / book
Year (and number if the periodical literature):

In the box with the description:

Style: Other
Magazine:
Number:
Year:
Language:
Number of pages:
Quality: pdf, jpeg, djvu, etc.
Description (or read in the magazine):

Example: http://en.metal-tracker.com/torrents/60921.html

For filing / collection:

Style: Other
Type: Literature
Artist: The name of the journal
Name: Filing of 19 ** - **** year
File formats:
Country:
Year: leave blank


In the box with the description:

Publisher:
Format: pdf, jpeg, djvu, etc.
Language:
A short description (not a spoiler):