Icecast is an up to date GPL streaming media server that offers mp3, aac stream radio stations, which now supports video and vorbis formats.
As a download manager specially designed for shoutcast.com, ESFsoft Radio Download is trying to be a professional icecast radio downloader that is good at analyzing & capturing the stream URL and downloading live radio online.
Icecast is popular for its attractive web radio and online music stations which draws the attention of ESFsoft Technology Inc. It’s similar to shoutcast online radio station and you can listen to real-time radio on website. If you want to record the free radio to the computer for other uses,
How to get your own radio free? Where to begin?
1.Free Download and install ESFSoft Radio Downloader. Run it.
2.open icecast radio website, search for a radio station you want to download.
3.Right click M3U and Copy the link address of the radio station.
Be attention to downloading stream on the right side of icecast radio website, choose "Tune in: m3u".
3.Paste the link address into the “Radio Link” box.
4.Click “Download” button, ESFSoft Radio Downloader will automatically catch the audio stream urland display stream infomation such as speed, size, bitrate,radio genre, at the same time, identify the streaming title and download the radio to mp3 one after another till you stop it.
5.The downloaded mp3, aac file will be named in its original stream title. Right click to open the file in containing folder.