Download Online Radio - Best Software & Apps

  • Spotify

    1.0.13

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows
    iPhone
    Mac
    Windows Phone
    Web Apps

    Find, share and enjoy your favorite music online

    7
    373 votes
    • PROS: New iPod sync and MP3 download features, Organize your music in customizable playlists, Share collaborative playlists with friends, Streaming radio with filters, Social features: friend list, Facebook connect, Import your MP3 files into the program
    • CONS: You'll have to put up with ads in the Free version, Individual songs can only be paid with credit card, Some songs are not available for download
  • AIMP

    4.02.1713

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    An excellent audio player with handy extra tools

    8
    1057 votes
    • PROS: Nice interface design with support for skins, 18-band equalizer, Support for online radio, Full featured tag editor, Support for all popular audio formats
    • CONS: None so far
  • Readon TV Movie Radio Player

    7.6.0.0

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Watch and listen hundreds of online TV and radio stations

    8
    254 votes
    • PROS: Lots of multimedia content available, Can record TV and radio streams, Channel list is automatically updated
    • CONS: Not all channels offer the same quality, Additional features require plug-ins, Ugly interface
  • Online TV Player

    3.2

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Watch hundreds of TV channels worldwide

    7
    135 votes
    • PROS: Over 850 TV channels and 1500 radio channels, Features mainstream and non mainstream channels,
    • CONS: Streaming stability varies a lot, Many channels are poor quality
  • Pandora Radio

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Get music recommendations live-streamed to your Android device

    6
    12 votes
    • PROS: Music recommendations based on your musical tastes, Like or dislike certain music for better recommendations, Sync with your online profile, Various music categories available, Bookmark and review songs you've listened to, Sleep timer
    • CONS: Sometimes repeats songs, Advertisements on the free version
  • Online Radio Tuner

    2.5.4

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Online radio with excellent recording functions

    7
    30 votes
    • PROS: Lots of options, especially for technical aspects, Great recording function
    • CONS: Stations not always available, Couldn't add URLS
  • Tapin Radio

    1.60.1

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Tune in to and record thousands of internet radio stations

    7
    55 votes
    • PROS: Very easy to use, Records online stations to MP3, WMA, AAC and Ogg, Includes sleep timer and auto volume
    • CONS: The Preset menu is not comfortable, No documentation
  • MixRadio

    (Nokia MixRadio)

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows Phone

    Music according to Nokia

    8
    5 votes
    • PROS: Good design, Variety of online radios, Lets you download MP3s, Access Nokia Music+ in several countries, Gig finder for your city, Create your own radio
    • CONS: Some technical problems
  • Antenna

    1.4.1

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Listen to thousands of radio stations online

    7
    26 votes
    • PROS: Nice interface design, Includes thousands of radio stations, Browse stations on the list or on the map, Includes rating system and built-in search tool
    • CONS: Not all radio stations work
  • Xstreamripper for Mac OS X

    1.14

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Save online radio broadcasts to Mac

    7
    11 votes
    • PROS: Very simple and easy to use, Records directly to Mp3 form
    • CONS: Silence reduction feature works erratically
  • RadioSure Portable

    2.2.1022

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Take thousands of free online radio stations anywhere

    7
    24 votes
    • PROS: Endless list of radio stations, High speed, great sound quality, You can record streaming audio to MP3, You can add new stations to the list
    • CONS: Search function could be improved, New versions haven't changed much
  • Radio FM

    7.9.1

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Android

    Free Radio FM app for online radio

    -
    No votes yet
    • PROS: Fully integrated media player, Intuitive user interface,
    • CONS: Online radio only,
  • Nexus Radio

    5.4

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Online radio at your fingertips

    8
    35 votes
    • PROS: Thousands of radio stations, Recordings can be scheduled
    • CONS: Help and many other functions are online only, No minimized controls