Audio Workflow

Step 1 Use youtube-dl to download video

youtube-dl --audio-format Flac --audio-quality 0 ""

Step 2 Use ffprobe to view video and audio streams in downloaded YouTube video

./ffprobe downloadedyoutubevideo.mp4

Step 3 Use ffmpeg to extract audio from downloaded YouTube video


./ffmpeg -i downloadedyoutubevideo.mp4 -map 0:1 downloadedyoutubevideo.flac

Step 4 Use metaflac to view and/or export metadata form audio file


metaflac --export-tags-to=OUTPUTFILE.txt downloadedyoutubevideo.flac

metaflac --list downloadedyoutubevideo.flac

Step 5 Use Musicbrainz Picard to tag flac file