topo morto
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Convert "What are the most common uses for stereo channels on a mixer?" to community wiki?
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The question..is one we might normally close, being a "list question". I rarely get much sympathy around here for suggesting that we need to be careful about casting aspersions on all ...

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Why would a question about a specific composer's techniques be off-topic?
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Perhaps there's a couple of issues here... Whether it's a question about music history or composition, or a bit of 'trivia' There's probably always going to be a bit of a fuzzy line as to whether ...

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Do we need the [identification] tag?
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this is not about the on or off topic status of identification questions, this is just talking about the identification tag. I think the ideal course of events would be to work out the status of the ...

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Best way to ask a question about folk music recordings?
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In my experience, resources questions can work fine on SE sites. We allow them on Korean.SE with no problems. A long time back there was a very influential post - https://stackoverflow.blog/2010/11/...

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Are we drawing a consistent line on music search questions?
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The way I would read it, these both come under 'requesting external resources' and are clearly off-topic according to the current wording on https://music.stackexchange.com/help/on-topic. (That's ...

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Question encouraging list type answers?
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I think stack exchange deals pretty well with some list-type questions. If I can pick up on Matthew's points: relative voting is meaningless. One example is as good as another. I don't see how ...

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Are questions about software/tool recommendations allowed?
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The current close reason "Questions seeking recommendations for specific equipment are off-topic" recommends that you "describe the required function and setting in which the equipment will be used, ...

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Wording of the close reason for "bad" analysis questions
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If we want people to understand the distinction we are drawing between transcription (not allowed) and analysis (allowed), maybe we need to draw a distinction between Questions that are off topic ...

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Unilateral closure of Meta questions?
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I've said from time to time that the on-topic rules on music.SE can be unclear, and could be improved. The mods and some other regular users of the site often don't seem to agree that there are such ...

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If some analysis of specific works is to be allowed, what are the criteria?
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I think we should only allow analysis of works by recognized artists and composers.

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