tinman spent a few years mucking around industry before going back to school for a Masters. Currently not enjoying the weather in North England..
He wrote Perl that looked suspiciously like C code in 1998, while working as an intern, and has been trying to cure that bad habit ever since.
Not for the first time, I've been bitten by stopping search at the ActiveState repositories instead of taking the search further to CPAN.
Manipulating MP3s with Perl showed me the other options for tagging MP3 files