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RadioMaximus: play and record Internet Radio

RadioMaximus is a free portable program for Microsoft Windows devices that you may use to play and record Internet Radio. The program is available as a free, limited version and a pro […]

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How to rip audio CDs with Windows Media Player

If you are using Windows Media Player as your default audio and video player on Windows, or do not have a third-party CD ripping program at hand, you may use the program […]

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Lyrics Finder adds missing song texts to your music collection

Lyrics Finder is a free program for Windows and Mac OS that you can use to add missing song texts (lyrics) to your music collection. Depending on how you listen to music, […]

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Turn YouTube into a radio station

YouTube's popularity and size makes it a prime choice for all things music. If you are looking to play a particular song, chance is you find it on YouTube in one version […]

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SoundCheck tests your computer's audio components and capabilities

Listening to and recording sound on your Windows PC should be something that you do not really have to configure in most cases, as everything should work right out of the box […]

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Auphonic: post-process podcasts and audio recordings to improve quality

The quality of audio recordings depends a lot on the equipment that you are using for the recording.If you are using a microphone and computer, then you may have noticed that the […]

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And the new owner of Winamp is: Radionomy

It became known in November that AOL was planning to shut down Winamp, all services related to the player, and Shoutcast. The reason behind the decision was not made known by the […]

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Band of the Day for Android: showcases a new artist every day

I like music discovery solutions as they often lead to me coming in contacts with bands and artists that I would not were it not for them. My music related application repertoire […]

Winamp not yet gone as acquisition becomes likely

When AOL announced the closure of the Winamp website, media player and the Shoutcast Internet Radio directory back in November 2013, I asked why the company did not make any efforts to […]

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Spotify removes 10 hour limit on free accounts

When it comes to music streaming services that you subscribe to, Spotify is without doubt one of the popular services on today's Internet. The service is available for a variety of platforms, […]

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What's the best Winamp alternative now that it is shutting down?

If you have visited the Winamp website recently, you may have noticed a banner at the top of the page stating that Winamp.com and associated web services" and "Winamp Media players" will […]

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Mute.fm: automatically pause music playback when you play other sounds

It happens that I stumble upon a new interesting video on the Internet, or that a friend or contact of mind sends me a link to one while I'm listening to Internet […]

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Solayo: create and mix YouTube, Soundcloud and Dailymotion music playlists

The Internet is probably the greatest resource ever when it comes to music. There are thousands upon thousands of music services out there, some big, like Spotify or Jamendo, and others niche-focused. […]

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Two options to control AIMP audio player playback remotely

The excellent AIMP is my music player of choice for Windows and Android. It offers an impressive set of features, is rather resource friendly, and plays nearly every music format that you […]

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Tunefind helps you find music from movies and TV shows

Did you ever watch a movie or TV show that used music that you really liked and wanted to find out more about? I discovered great music in the past that was […]

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How to clear, change or move the Spotify cache

Spotify is a popular music streaming service that is available as a free and premium service for most operating systems. The service uses a cache on the host system which can fill […]

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Noisetrade: download music and support artists at the same time

The Internet is a great place to get a free music fix. I'm not talking about downloading ripped music albums or songs using P2P networks or the like, but legal options that […]

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Lyrify: automatic lyrics for music you play on Spotify

Spotify is a popular music service that you can use for free or unlimited if you subscribe to it. If you use its desktop player for Windows, you may find the third […]