10 ways to Record Audio Streams And Internet Radio

Internet radio, almost everybody on the internet has been listen live to music on the Internet. It is very popular and you can find thousand of radio streams. For everyone is there any genre to find, varies from 60′s, 70′s, 80′s and 90′s to Jazz, classical or trendy music. Internet and computers are much faster now and it is easy to record a stream of your favourite music or talk shows. For make a record of your music you need software, there are many to find some are free and others you have to pay for. I made a list of 10 free internet radio record software.

Nexus Radio

This is a free to download software, users can search their favorite music, online radio stations, listen and record them. There are no monthly fees, no spyware, malware or adware. More than 15 million songs are available, and more than 11.000 radio stations and in 1 click you can record music and programs. Easy to transfer to iPhone and iPod. Users can also create a custom profile and take advantage of the other many free services. Supported files are AAC, MP4, MP3, MP2, MP1, OGG, WAV and WMA. Also able to play 5.1 Surround sound.


Stands for Digital Audio Recorder, is an easy to use software, free and no installation needed. It has a built-in guide with thousands of music stations and talk shows, it can schedule and record any time the listener wants. DAR.fm gives you 2 GB of free storage space to record your content. Advantage is that you can close your PC while the program is recording. Option is upgrading to premium account, then you can record and download multiple shows.


Crawler Radio & MP3 Player

You can listen music from your computer and internet radio, record on a schedule anytime you want. Choose from the radio list that includes 16 genres and radio stations from all over the world. A very nice option is dragging an internet radio stream link to the player, just easily add your favorite radio streams to your list. Also easily switch from MP3 player to internet radio. It’s a free to download software.


Free Online Radio Player Recorder

The Free Online Radio Player Recorder features a full MP3, WMA and WAV support. Watch tv channels and radio stations online and also you can play files from your hard disk. Record sound from the internet directly to your computer, another option is to record from microphone or line-in, for example an external LP, cassette, CD/DVD player, AM/FM/Satellite radio, etc. It has also a free audio editor tool to edit your recordings and other sound files. You can cut, copy & paste audio files and add some cool audio effects.


Aktiv MP3 Recorder

Aktiv MP3 Recorder supports MP3, WMA, OGG, VOX, AU, AIFF and convey Internet radio, TV, MP3, CDs, tapes, DVD s, live performances and more. It offers a schedules recording task to record easily TV and Internet radio shows, with an unlimited recording time and save it under a name and directory what you want. All you need to do is select the format you want and click Record CD. It is an outstanding tool for protecting your valuable recordings, you can start recording after you set the sound  source, recording quality and volume.


Screamer Radio

Supports MP3 streaming from Shoutcast and Icecast, WMA and AAC, it also support OGG Vorbis streaming from Icecast. Screamer radio is a freeware for internet radio recording and supports multiple languages. The list of online radio stations that Screamer Radio is offering is very comprehensive, but a link can be easily manually added.



inLight Radio

This is a simple radio player for streaming music from the internet and has more than 17,000 radio stations in the database. It has a 14 different spectrum analyzer and can be modified with the left and right mouse click and it also has 4 EQ presets Jazz, Pop, Rock, and Classic. Inlight radio show track lyrics if available and supports MP3 streaming from Shoutcast and Icecast, it also support OGG Vorbis streaming from Icecast, WMA and AAC streaming. It’s a free software but for $14.99 you can buy the inLight Radio Pro with some extra features. You need to install windows .net framework to run this program.


This is a free and open sourced software and records internet radio to mp3 files. Tools for recording radio streaming are not sufficient and does not provide full scalability. It finds streaming internet radio stations, rip the songs to MP3 files, and manage the music you download. Musicy access a worldwide radio station database and let you choose the ones you want to listen to or record.



Radiocatch is a freeware software that supports MP3, WMA, WAV and OGG format. It search web radio stations to play and record them for free. Also record any type of audio file or media such as records, tapes, music CDs, radio, eBooks, DAT, Mini-Disc, DVD or video tape sounds and has a full support multichannel recording on loopback device.





This application can record Shoutcast audio and video streams, iTunes Radio, Podcasts, Pandora.com and Last.fm, also records up to 600 streams at one time. Easily drag and drop from iTunes, it can record 2 stations at the same time.


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