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Old 10-18-2015, 07:00 AM   #1
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I used to go on the internet and type in a radio station and it would lead me to a player that worked fairly well. that was a couple of years ago. I was trying to connect to some local radio stations this morning and all I got was advertising and stations I knew weren't what I was looking for. anyone know of any free software or url to local am and fm channels on the radio? thanks

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Old 10-18-2015, 07:57 AM   #2
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One thing to try is just google listen to ____ online.
The first station I tried for the MPLS market, KQRS, brings you to their website with a "listen live" button on the top. Minnesota's Classic Rock | | KQRS-FM

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There are a bunch of apps out there for iPhones (and I assume Android as well).

For Clear Channel stations, they can be found on iHeartRadio: Listen to Free Radio Stations & Music Online | iHeartRadio

A non company specific app is TuneIn: TuneIn: Listen to Online Radio, Music and Talk Stations

NPR has an app too: NPR: NPR News for iPhone and Android
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Traditional jazz, but also with specialty programs and segments throughout the week for blues, latin jazz, artist spotlights, etc
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Old 10-18-2015, 01:27 PM   #5
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We use the TuneIn app (free version) on our Ipads. I listen to stations throughout the world and it's real easy to select them using a map. All of the locals that stream are there.

It's kinda corrupted my SWL skills when the atmospheric conditions are poor, I just bring up Radio Havana (for example) and the signal is crystal clear.

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