Download Streaming Radio - Best Software & Apps

  • iTunes

    (32-Bit) 12.2.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Still one of the best music players

    7
    6077 votes
    • PROS: Simplified interface, Apple Music streaming service, Improved playlist creation, Curated and automatic radio stations
    • CONS: Limited file formats supported, Amost overwhelming number of features!
  • iTunes 64 bit

    12.7.1.14

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Still one of the best music players

    7
    823 votes
    • PROS: Simplified interface, Improved playlist creation, Curated and automatic radio stations, Apple Music streaming service
    • CONS: Limited file formats supported, Amost overwhelming number of features!
  • Spotify

    1.0.13

    License
    free 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
  • Google Play Music

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone
    Web Apps

    Access music offline or streaming online

    6
    57 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, Simple setup, Offline and online usability
    • CONS: Requires data connection for best use, Will import artist even if already on device
  • GTA Radio

    1.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Listen to all the radio stations from Grand Theft Auto

    9
    10 votes
    • PROS: Includes stations from six GTAs, Lots of great music and chat radio, Generally smooth streaming
    • CONS: Poor audio quality, Station navigation could be better
  • Digital TV 2050

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Tune your PC into hundreds of TV channels from around the world

    5
    79 votes
    • PROS: Huge selection of countries to choose from, Streaming and quality good, Features integrated radio and webcams
    • CONS: Poor selection of national channels, Many streams do not work , Interface looks dated,
  • TuneIn Radio for Windows 10

    1.0.1.587

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Streaming music, news, podcasts and more

    6
    133 votes
    • PROS: Tons of radio stations, Local broadcasts from major cities, Well organized interface, Intelligent search, Podcast support
    • CONS: Radio station icons are hard to read, No skipping, No recording features
  • iHeartRADIO for Windows 10

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Personalized internet radio

    5
    21 votes
    • PROS: Local radiostations from major cities, Personalized and smart streaming radio, Useful Windows 8 multitasking, Integrated lyrics
    • CONS: Mediocre quality music, Takes some time to learn your musical tastes
  • Tv Wave

    0.4.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    With Tv Wave watching your favorite TV stations or listening to various radio shows on your PC should no longer be a problem

    6
    36 votes
    • RarmaRadio

      2.65

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Tune in to thousands of streaming radio and TV stations

      8
      40 votes
      • PROS: Thousands of stations to choose from, Neat, convenient station structure, You can record up to 10 stations at the same time, Also includes TV channels
      • CONS: Interface is quite basic, Recording functionality only works with radio
    • Xstreamripper for Mac OS X

      1.14

      License
      free 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
      free 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
    • Web Media Player

      0.64.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A Free Streaming media program for Windows

      6
      6 votes
      • Radium

        3.0.4

        License
        try Download
        Platform
        Mac

        Listen to radio stations from around the world

        8
        14 votes
        • PROS: Huge number of radio stations, Radio stations from many different countries, Integrated in the Menu Bar, Stable and clear streaming
        • CONS: Many stations are obscure, No way to filter stations by theme, Not clear how to add your own streams
      • RipCast Streaming Audio Ripper

        1.9

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Record SHOUTcast shows continuously

        5
        12 votes
        • Radioshift

          1.6.5

          License
          try Download
          Platform
          Mac

          Control Internet and AM/FM radio

          4
          11 votes
          • PROS: Browsing for radios, Subscribing and adding favorites, Auto-wake and power-on
          • CONS: Editing radio info
        • FStream

          1.4.5

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Mac

          Listen to and record online radio easily

          6
          38 votes
          • PROS: Decode and encode streams, Use Apple Remote, Uses little CPU, Easy to select and add streams
          • CONS: No equalizer, No stream browsing, Preset lists limited to ShoutCast and SourceMac
        • Recordify

          2016

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Save music from streaming services

          5
          3 votes
          • myTuner Radio Free

            1.7

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Mac

            A Free Audio & Video program for Mac

            -
            No votes yet
            • Jango Radio - Free Streaming Music

              5.1.0.3

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              iPhone

              A free program for iphone, by DKCM Inc.

              -
              No votes yet
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