"I recently wrote a simple bash script to incorporate a lyrics
database into some of my music-handling scripts. I took advantage
of one of the benefits of open source software by finding an
existing application that performed this task and inspecting the
code to see how the developers did it.
"I started with the code for Rhythmbox, a music management
application. I discovered that the developers used a couple of
simple URL calls to a Web-based lyrics database called Leo's