VLC Media Player

VLC Media Player is one of the best media player in the world as You would be able to use it as power user. Its free with no limitation, that’s the main advantage. Last time we have seen how we can take screenshot of any movie inside VLC Player and we will update more tricks on VLC Player Tricks page. Here we would learn how you can play online radio channels on your VLC Media Player.

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So How To Listen To Online Radio Channels on VLC media Player :

Step 1 : Go to VLC Media Player, if you don’t have. You can download it for free from VideoLAN.

Step 2 : Open Media and go to Open Network Stream or press directly Ctrl+N.

VLC Media Player - Playing Radio Channels online
vlc radio stations

Step 3 : Then there would be a new window. You have to open network option from there. Now Paste the URL of radio channel you want to listen to.

VLC Radio Station - Play Online Radio from VLC Media Player
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Step 4 : Now click on play button would open start playing that radio channel on your VLC media Player. Similar to this process, you would be able to open and play YouTube Videos directly on VLC Player.

Where do I find Online Radio Channels : 

If you don’t know URLs for the online radio channels, you can open shoutcast.com for online radio channel list. You can browse radio URLs by categories & there are around 49,266 Free Internet Radio Stations available to listen for free.

Can I get Online Radio Channel Lists that able to Play in VLC Media Player only :

Well, you would be able to browse online radio channels from the internet directly from VLC video Player. Follow the steps to get VLC media Player’s lists of online radio channels.

Step 1 : Go to view tab of your VLC Media Player and select Play List option. ( You can alternatively press Ctrl+L to go there menu directly. )

Browse Online Radio Stations from VLC Media Player

Step 2 : Now you would be able to see lists of the option from where you can open the songs to play. If you want to play from my computers, from CD/DVD disk, from local network connection you can directly choose songs from.

Now if you want to pay channels from the internet, you would be able to see Podcasts, channels.com like lists.VLC Media Player Channels ListStep 3 : Open any channels from the internet you like to listen to and start listening.

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