Internet Radio Stations

Discussion in 'Streaming Services' started by Reel 2 Reel, Feb 4, 2006.

  1. michaelhigh

    michaelhigh mind's eye music

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    Illinois Street Lounge on Soma FM.
     
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  2. satkinsn

    satkinsn low end audio Subscriber

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    Great channel!

    s.
     
  3. +48V

    +48V hi-fi or die

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    enjoy it while you can. ;)
     
  4. Wildcat

    Wildcat Spring ain't here... Subscriber

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    Must have missed this discussion. :)

    At this minute, I have Pandora playing one of my tweaked stations: it is a mix of salsa and mambo, so it is playing anything from Eddie Palmieri to Tito Puente and Perez Prado. A nice mix! I like it best for musical discovery. I have a fusion jazz station I've tweaked for several years that has helped me discover a lot of new (to me) music, including a group like Return To Forever which I'd heard of but never really had gotten into.

    The TuneIn app on my phone and tablet is cool, as it not only gets local and distant radio stations, I found a cool Internet station out of NYC called Salsa Warriors, complete with live DJs. Great listening!
     
  5. satkinsn

    satkinsn low end audio Subscriber

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    I sent Soma some money the other day.

    I assume nothing new to report on the royalties front.

    s.
     
  6. +48V

    +48V hi-fi or die

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    All is still choppy on the front. Many shut down and many still weighing options (geoblocking, non-profit, downsizing) Many scurried off to Belgium based Radionomy for the free bandwidth and promise of "all royalties being paid". Silly bastards. Alas, just when their naive refugee heels were cooling, Radionomy got "busted" (lawsuit) for outright non-payment of royalties to SX.
    :whip:
    ...it's a toilet.
     
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  7. AlTinkster92

    AlTinkster92 AK Subscriber Subscriber

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    This might be a little off topic but is Reel Radio around/? Thanks
     
  8. Flippo63

    Flippo63 Member

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    Just got into listening to the Linn stations (classical and jazz) really enjoy them and they stream 320KBPS.
     
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  9. Reel 2 Reel

    Reel 2 Reel Mad Dog Junkie

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    Every time I got the tunes playin ...hehehehe ... sorry ...got cought up in the moment ...:beerchug:
     
  10. Reel 2 Reel

    Reel 2 Reel Mad Dog Junkie

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    I just noticed last week that Pandora has brought back the

    Annual Plan - Best value, includes one month free!
    ($54.89 per year + $4.53 sales tax)


    I have had a subscription to pandora for ..jeeeze...almost 10 years now ...use it almost constantly ...

    I have tried other internet stations ...but ... i keep comming back
     
  11. ccdowenye

    ccdowenye AK Subscriber Subscriber

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    Radio Paradise
    Soma FM (love Left Coast 70s)
    Pandora
    Slacker Radio
    A ton of different stations on Tune in (love San Francisco 70s Hits)
    IHeart albeit rarely
    And Amazon only because I'm a Prime Member
     
  12. FONSguy

    FONSguy Super Member

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    I ALSO highly recommend SOMA FM from San Francisco. Their audio sound is very good, and they do play stuff with very deep bass. I listen to "Secret Agent" , "7" Soul", and Groove Salad. They have about 30+ streams.
     
  13. pfekula

    pfekula AK Subscriber Subscriber

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    When I am working on my computer I will listen to Internet radio on iTunes, one of my favorites is "3WK.COM Classic Undergroundradio: Genre-shattering 60's/70's underground radio featuring an enormous catalogue and deep tracks from known and unknown artists." Like the fact that they play things I never heard before or something lost in my deepest memories.
     
  14. +48V

    +48V hi-fi or die

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    Of many, this one has been in my wheelhouse for several years.
    " Americana Roots music for Cowhands, Cowpokes and Cowtippers."

    Boot Liquor - SomaFM

    Desktop or Mobile app. Also via iTunes Internet radio directory or TuneIn.com

    A snip sampling.......

    15:50:03 (Now) Jenny Kerr Tijuana Waltz Extra Strength
    15:47:03 Carolyn Mark & NQ Arbuckle Too Sober To Sleep Let's Just Stay Here
    15:44:18 Gourds Blankets Cow Fish Fowl or Pig
    15:40:52 Edith Frost Sing Me Back Home The Executioner's Last Songs, Volume 1
    15:38:15 Scott Miller On A Roll Citation (With The Commonweal
    15:35:53 Slobberbone Engine Joe Barrel Chested
    15:33:00 Guy Clark If I Needed You Somedays The Song Writes You
    15:29:48 Adam Carroll Tears In My Gumbo Let It Choose You
    15:25:25 Oldtime Stringband That's The Way It Goes Gotta quit kickin' my dog around

    :beatnik:
     
  15. ronscat

    ronscat Active Member

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    Me too
    Me too, +48V. They say "the more you drink the better they sound!" Who can argue with that?
     
  16. NaimNut

    NaimNut Member

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    Radio Paradise @ AAC 320kb/s

    Naim Radio @ MP3 320kb/s

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  17. E.Auer

    E.Auer Super Member

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    I recently started using Accuradio.

    128kps AAC. I like their selections a lot.

    http://www.accuradio.com/

    Android an IOS apps available.

    [​IMG]

    Eric
     
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  18. Ronald1973

    Ronald1973 8-trackin', Hank, Sr. man

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    As I lamented in another thread, it seems every other station here is "pop-country" nonsense with Florida Georgia Line and Luke (Puke?) Bryan. Even the two or three "oldies" stations somehow seem to get plenty of Tim McGraw and Kenny Chesney played. We have an "easy" station that actually plays more old country than the country stations.

    Pandora is pretty good, but there are really no rarities. When I try to play traditional newer stuff, it manages to throw in Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, etc. I customized a radio station with tons of different artists, but in a short time, I heard Johnny Cash 3 times (love Johnny, but how about some variety?) and it just seems to play stuff I already know with little exception.

    Clue a fella in on some good stations that will play country anywhere from the 20's through the 90's. Good Southern Gospel like The Happy Goodmans and The Hinsons would be good also.
     
  19. sberger

    sberger Hard Core Geezer

    WFMU is a great station, but they have a terrific alternate internet stream called Give The Drummer Radio, which is a 24/7 mix of live and recorded eclectic programming that I'm pretty sure you can't hear anywhere else. A favorite show is Destination Out on Sunday mornings from 9-12 AM eastern, and like all their shows available for rebroadcast shortly after. DJ Jeff Golick does a terrific job of playing incredible stuff, new and old, with the focus being on avant garde jazz, electronic, ambient, but also choice rock and folk, and other, just plain old out there music. A great way to catch up on lots of new stuff, and get turned on to stuff you've never heard. http://wfmu.org/playlists/DO

    Give The Drummer Radio http://wfmu.org/table?period=7115

    Another 'FMU show on their main channel that I listen to regularly is the Avant Ghetto, on Sunday nights/Monday mornings from 12-3 am est. This one is more heavy on obscure psych and stoner rock, choice Dead, and even some more avant jazz. Well worth catching. Also available for streaming at a later date for you convenience. https://wfmu.org/playlists/AH

    Lastly, I tune into Little Water Radio, based in NYC, every Thursday from 3-5 PM EST for James "The Hound" Marshall's show. A legendary NYC rock'n'roll impresario who had a classic show on WFMU in the 80's/90's, he shares his incredible obscure hillbilly, rockabilly, and r'n'b 45's every weeks, James is one of the foremost collectors in the world, and here he plays stuff that you will not hear anywhere else, intertwined with funny radio commercials and comedy bits from the old darys. Internet stream means he can say and do as he pleases, and he likes to go off on political rants using raw language so be forewarned if that offends you, or you have young'uns in the room. http://www.littlewaterradio.org/the-hound
     
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  20. E.Auer

    E.Auer Super Member

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    http://www.accuradio.com/country/

    Eric
     

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