Posted by Imperator on 18th November, 2017 @ 00:00 UTCBy Imperator on 18-11-2017 @ 00:00 UTC

This update brings improved band biography presentation, along with the usual bug fixes. Seriously where do they keep coming from.

General changes:

  • New Biographies section.
  • Updated biography presentation.

Minor changes:

  • Added shortcut to BBMA Search Plugin to main menu.
  • Band biographies that are still pending are now also visible.
  • Suggested alternatives for empty searches are now highlighted.
  • Clicking on album covers / news images / band logos opens image in new tab.
  • Minor design update for Statistics and Awards sections.
  • Minor change to how "Thrash", "Death" and "Old School" genres are presented.
  • Character limit increased for comments.
  • Stylized track lists in news items.
  • News Archive filter is now focused on page load.

Bug fixes:

  • Fixed issue causing the Search by Genre page to return a 404 error.
  • Fixed UI issue on "Temple" theme.
  • Fixed display bug with album ranking.
  • Fixed album order on Classic Black Metal Albums section.
  • Back button now correctly preserves the page number from search results.
  • -22 Celsius no longer appears in separate section of band index.
  • Darker Shores and Vorlon now accurately represent Guernsey.
  • Singapore now appears on world maps.
  • Removed unnecessary country differentiators for Avhath, Satanic Lust, Fleurs du Mal and Frostkorp.

Last edited by Imperator on 11th April, 2021 @ 01:25 UTC

for 'Changelog for update 0.19'

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By Mathew Meixner (Archived) on
Mathew Meixner (Archived) -
18th Nov, 2017 @ 23:35 UTC


Are you guys writing more biographies for bands? I noticed a lot of new bios added with 'coming soon' added :))

By Admin (Archived) on
Admin (Archived) -
19th Nov, 2017 @ 13:54 UTC


Well... let's just say that things on this site have been "coming soon" for some years now. But it's the intention that counts, right?


By Filip (Archived) on
Filip (Archived) -
28th Dec, 2017 @ 11:13 UTC


Thanks for this great website!
Keep the fixes and changes coming :)

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