Author Topic: Radio Stream links: share your favorites here!  (Read 1543 times)

sveakul

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I've started this topic so MusicBee users have one collective place to post their favorite radio station URLs or even links to exported xml station lists.  I personally use MusicBee for streams about 60% of my listening time, and have found it the most well-optioned player to do this by far.

Stream links can be mercurial;  they come and go, change URLs, can be difficult to uncover, and even "exit stage left" permanently.  Hopefully this will be a good spot for users to ask questions and get answers from MusicBee's contingent of radio fans.

So, have at it, share some favorite genre links, help dig-out direct URLs of web-based players, etc.

Note:  due to MusicBee's design, when importing stations from a pls/m3u/m3u8 playlist into MusicBee as a MB playlist, stream track metadata (artist/title) will not be shown while the stream is played.  Only adding a URL separately as a new Radio Station entry in the MusicBee "Radio" panel will result in Track Information being able to display the metadata while playing.

(thanks to Global Moderators for pinning this topic)
Last Edit: August 26, 2019, 05:57:05 AM by sveakul

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For fans of female vocal symphonic metal/goth:  after a long absence, "Wildcat -- Gothique" is back on the air again with a very good quality 192k mp3 stream and full track metadata:

http://144.217.253.136:8535/stream

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Can anyone suggest some quality Progressive Rock streams?  While my station lists in other genres are growing, this one seems to be shrinking.  No ads, etc.  Thanks for any info.

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Happy the website migration went so fast, and what a difference!!  In the process, like we were warned some recent posts were lost, including those in this thread.  Someone--Stardepp??--posted some great German radio URL links to various genres, and Bee-liever also, thanks gents for starting to get the thread off the ground!  PLEASE re-post the info you sent that was lost in the website transition, thanks!  I now do likewise for the Digital Impulse playlist I had put up recently;  these are all 320k MP3 streams with track metadata:

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#EXTM3U
#EXTINF:-1,DI Radio Digital Impulse - Ambient Fantasy
http://orion.shoutca.st:8193/stream
#EXTINF:-1,DI Radio Digital Impulse - Ambient and Chillout
http://orion.shoutca.st:8994/
#EXTINF:-1,DI Radio Digital Impulse - Christmas Channel
http://orion.shoutca.st:8982/stream
#EXTINF:-1,DI Radio Digital Impulse - Classical
http://orion.shoutca.st:8978/stream
#EXTINF:-1,DI Radio Digital Impulse - Best Dance '90s
http://orion.shoutca.st:8643/stream
#EXTINF:-1,DI Radio Digital Impulse - House
http://orion.shoutca.st:8986/stream
#EXTINF:-1,DI Radio Digital Impulse - Techno
http://orion.shoutca.st:8938/stream
#EXTINF:-1,DI Radio Digital Impulse - Global Trance Channel
http://orion.shoutca.st:8704/stream
#EXTINF:-1,DI Radio Digital Impulse - Hard Rock & Heavy Metal
http://orion.shoutca.st:8165/stream
#EXTINF:-1,DI Radio Digital Impulse - New Wave '80s
http://orion.shoutca.st:8123/stream
#EXTINF:-1,DI Radio Digital Impulse - Psy Trance
http://orion.shoutca.st:8049/stream

Copy into a text file, rename to a *.m3u extension, and File/Playlists/Import Playlists into MusicBee to try some or all of these.  Or, copy just the URL into the Radio pane's "New Station" context menu from the header.  You cannot use "Import Stations" from that menu as it only supports MB-formatted *.xml lists.
Last Edit: March 28, 2019, 12:15:28 AM by sveakul

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Flux FM, I highly recommend this german music station from Berlin, this station has 41 branch channels.

https://www.fluxfm.de/


To the 41 branch transmitters:

https://www.fluxfm.de/radio-livestream/

An english moderated program, which airs weekly:

https://www.fluxfm.de/improgramm/offtherecord/

Last Edit: April 04, 2019, 09:54:26 AM by stardepp

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Radio Caprice is a Russian stream network with a whopping 430 stream addresses, each one dedicated to a specific (sometimes "overboard" specific!) music genre.  The streams are ad-free, have full track metadata, and are all 48k variable AAC+v2 format.  While not HQ, they are surprisingly good sounding and certainly suffice for the curious user who wants to try out a new genre and/or get some artist/title leads to follow up on elsewhere.  The website is in Russian, but a category listing titled in English is here: http://radcap.ru/index-db.html .

Luckily, a helpful chap has composed a playlist (m3u8) of all the station links complete with genres.  It was posted on the public AIMP player forum by "Danfocus" on March 11, 2019.  I have uploaded a zipped copy of it to TinyUpload for those who would like to give it a try;  click this link to download: http://s000.tinyupload.com/index.php?file_id=09824242552614696855 .

Once imported into MusicBee as a playlist you can of course weed it out to your heart's content.


sveakul

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Radio Caprice is a Russian stream network with a whopping 430 stream addresses, each one dedicated to a specific (sometimes "overboard" specific!) music genre.  The streams are ad-free, have full track metadata, and are all 48k variable AAC+v2 format.

Whoops..  I need to mention, if you import the m3u8 playlist into MusicBee via File/Playlists/Import Playlists, playing a station through the imported list will NOT show you the track artist/title metadata, which makes all of it a lot less useful.

Your best bet is once you select the genres you're interested in, copy the URLs over to the Radio Station panel into new station entries, which then will show the metadata (and bitrate) when playing.  I'll admit to being unaware of this limitation of the "playlist" method when dealing with radio streams, as all my adding and listening to date has been from the Radio Station panel, where streams are obviously handled differently.

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Radio Record is another Russian-based station with a selection of genre streams, mostly dance/house type stuff, all of it in HQ 320k MP3 and with track metadata.  If that's your taste you can give some of these links from a m3u8 playlist a try:

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#EXTM3U
#EXTINF:-1,Megamix
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/mix_320
#EXTINF:-1,Record Deep
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/deep_320
#EXTINF:-1,Record Club
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/club_320
#EXTINF:-1,Future House
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/fut_320
#EXTINF:-1,Trancemission
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/tm_320
#EXTINF:-1,Record Chill-Out
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/chil_320
#EXTINF:-1,Minimal Tech
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/mini_320
#EXTINF:-1,Pirate Station
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/ps_320
#EXTINF:-1,Russian Mix
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/rus_320
#EXTINF:-1,Vip House
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/vip_320
#EXTINF:-1,Супердискотека 90-х
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/sd90_320
#EXTINF:-1,Record Breaks
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/brks_320
#EXTINF:-1,Record Dubstep
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/dub_320
#EXTINF:-1,Record Dancecore
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/dc_320
#EXTINF:-1,Record Techno
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/techno_320
#EXTINF:-1,Record Hardstyle
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/teo_320
#EXTINF:-1,Record Trap
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/trap_320
#EXTINF:-1,Pump
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/pump_320
#EXTINF:-1,Record Rock
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/rock_320
#EXTINF:-1,Гоп FM
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/gop_320
#EXTINF:-1,Yo! FM
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/yo_320
#EXTINF:-1,Rave FM
http://air.radiorecord.ru:805/rave_320

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My current Chillout list  8) .  Bitrates vary.  Some stations come and go (Sochi Lounge).  PLEASE post your own faves!  I try to not mix in "Ambient" but the playlists they use vary; vocal chill is my preferred dish.

*Updated 08/05/2019*

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#EXTM3U
#EXTINF:-1,101.ru: Chill Out
http://ic7.101.ru:8000/c15_3?userid=0&setst=nm1qg1tn2po04ojuvc0ro1jiu2&tok=29862838TWdLWXlyMHB0cXpyWjV1aFlhTU1rVTFiTkJEeXRUNkROdE5oeDROdVArSW1pWmIzVlQyVHdLcTZpdzhFb2Npag%3D%3D3
#EXTINF:-1,ANTENNE BAYERN Chillout
http://mp3channels.webradio.de:80/chillout
#EXTINF:-1,Beat Blender [SomaFM] /aac
http://ice1.somafm.com/beatblender-128-aac
#EXTINF:-1,Beauty Chillout Station
http://s04.radio-tochka.com:5500/mount?audio.mp3
#EXTINF:-1,Chillout Radio By ECCOsea
http://eccosea.com:9000/Chillout_HQ
#EXTINF:-1,ChilloutFM
http://chilloutfm.ru:8000/play
#EXTINF:-1,DI Radio Digital Impulse
http://5.39.71.159:8994/stream
#EXTINF:-1,Eldorado Chill Channel
http://81.92.238.35/;
#EXTINF:-1,Entranced.FM
http://209.9.229.216:80/
#EXTINF:-1,Hirschmilch Chillout
http://hirschmilch.de:7000/chillout.mp3
#EXTINF:-1,JR.FM chill/Lounge Radio
http://149.56.157.81:5104/stream/
#EXTINF:-1,LoungeFM  - Chill Out
http://cast.loungefm.com.ua/chillout128?1410329190824.mp3
#EXTINF:-1,Lush [SomaFM] /aac
http://ice1.somafm.com/lush-128-aac
#EXTINF:-1,Radio Horyzont
http://radiohoryzont.jgora.pl:9622/
#EXTINF:-1,Radio Kamchatka Live Chillout
https://radio.kamchatkalive.ru:8103/chillout
#EXTINF:-1,Radio Play Emotions
http://5.39.82.157:8054/stream
#EXTINF:-1,Radio PSR - Chillout
http://psr.hoerradar.de/psr-chillout-mp3-hq
#EXTINF:-1,Radio Record Chill-Out
http://air.radiorecord.ru:8102/chil_320
#EXTINF:-1,Sochi Lounge
http://main.sochilounge.ru:8004/live
#EXTINF:-1,Sochi Lounge Air
http://air.sochilounge.ru:8039/air
#EXTINF:-1,TDI Radio Chillout
http://streaming14.tdiradio.com:8000/chillout.mp3
#EXTINF:-1,Toksyna FM - Chillout /aac
http://s01.toksyna.fm:8050/
Last Edit: August 06, 2019, 01:11:24 AM by sveakul

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Would be great to see other folk's recommendations here.  Here are some good Goth links, in the broad sense of that genre:

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#EXTM3U
#EXTINF:-1,-=- tormented radio -=- streaming since 1998
http://stream2.mpegradio.com:8070/
#EXTINF:-1,Cathedral XIII
http://149.56.157.81:5127/listen.pls?sid=1
#EXTINF:-1,cia-radio
http://stream.laut.fm/cia-radio
#EXTINF:-1,darkclubradio
http://stream.laut.fm/darkclubradio
#EXTINF:-1,darksynthradio
http://stream.laut.fm/darksynthradio
#EXTINF:-1,darkwave-sounds
http://stream.laut.fm/darkwave-sounds
#EXTINF:-1,Decennial Gothica Radio
http://sc15.shoutcaststreaming.us:2199/tunein/c8226.pls
#EXTINF:-1,Gothique - Wildcat
http://144.217.253.136:8535/stream
#EXTINF:-1,GothVille Radio
https://samcloud.spacial.com/api/listen?sid=56738&rid=94625&f=mp3,any&br=128000,any&m=sc
#EXTINF:-1,Heavy Music Archive
http://radio.heavy-music.ru:8107/320
#EXTINF:-1,IceRadio Germany - The best music for black people
http://www.iceradio.net:8000/listen
#EXTINF:-1,Online Radio Готическая музыка [myRadio.ua]
http://music.myradio.com.ua:8000/Gothic128.mp3
#EXTINF:-1,Radio Schwarze Welle
http://www.schwarze-welle.de:7500
#EXTINF:-1,Vox Noctem
http://r2d2.voxnoctem.com:8000/voxnoctem.mp3
#EXTINF:-1,Radio Caprice-Gothic Metal
http://79.120.77.11:9037/
#EXTINF:-1,Radio Caprice - Symphonic Gothic Metal
http://79.120.39.202:8002/symphogothmet


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Man it's LONELY here, surely someone has some favorite radio stations to share?  ANY genre...

There are FLAC streams for sure, but here are three "freaky quality" FLAC streams:

24-bit, 44.1KHz :  Intense Radio (dance/club)  http://secure.live-streams.nl/flac.flac

24-bit, 48kHz:  Riverside Radio (modern mix) https://stream.and-stuff.nl:8443/live-riverside-flac

16-bit, 96kHz:  JB Radio-2 (alternative) http://199.189.87.9:10999/flac
Last Edit: August 26, 2019, 05:58:55 AM by sveakul

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First one I found when I added Radio tab to MB - wife loves it, so no chance to look for others yet...

RadioMonster.FM - Evergreens (Wunsch Webradio)
https://www.radiomonster.fm
320kbs mp3 70's

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Thanks Freddy!  Tell the wife you demand equal time on MusicBee  :)