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news.stories

http://api.gigulate.com/1.0/news.stories

Returns all related news stories related to the API query.

Parameters

id (id=)
Limits the query to return 1 story

Artists (artists=)
Inclusive and exclusive related artist filter (comma delimited)

  • string — Simple string search
  • string — MusicBrainz artist id (prefix mb:)
  • int — Gigulate artist id (prefix id:)

Keywords (q=)
Inclusive and exclusive string filter of title and content of story (comma delimited)

  • string — Simple string search

Sources (sources=)
Inclusive and exclusive string filter of sources (comma delimited)

Authority (authority=)
Show all or only authoritative news articles

  • string — Authority of news article
    • "none" — Any news article
    • "featured" — Articles that have been deemed important according to the Gigulator

Timeband (time=)
Two dates to filter articles between. Accepts unix timestamp and ISO 8601 formatted date strings.

  • string — 2 timestamps (comma delimited) of time band

Limit (limit=)
Limit the number of items that appear within the output. If there is a comma it starts as an offset. E.g. 50,100: Show 50 results, but start from the 100th result.

  • string — Default of 25, max of 100

Order by (order=)
Order the articles by date or authority

  • string — Date of article
    • "date.desc" — Date published descending
    • "date.asc" — Date published ascending
    • "authority.desc" — Most authoritative first
    • "authority.asc" — Least authoritative first

Return

<api.gigulate version="1.0">
	<news.stories total="[total stories related to this api query]">
		<story id="[Article ID]">
			<title>[Article Title]</title>
			<url>[Article URL]</url>
			<description>[Article Description]</description>
			<date.published>[Article Date published]</date.published>
			<artists>
				<artist id="[Artist ID]" mbid="[MusicBrainz ID]">
				<name>[Artist Name]</name>
				<url>[Artist URL]</url>
				</artist>
				[...]
			</artists>
			<source id="[Source ID]">
				<name>[Source Name]</name>
				<url>[Source URL]</url>
			</source>
		</story>
		[...]
	</news.stories>
</api.gigulate>

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