With the appropriate decree, starting from 31 December 2020, you will have to say goodbye to listening to FM radio gradually on Smartphones and other devices. It is a move to encourage listening on the online platforms that the radios themselves make available or through the use of constantly growing DAB radios. At the moment follow Techy2Tech which should be noted that there is no switch-off of FM Radio broadcasts as it is foreseen instead for digital terrestrial to the DVB-T2 standard.
What to do then? Now each of us has an almost unlimited internet data SIM plan large enough to be able to listen to music online for free through various music streaming services such as Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Music … perhaps with your smartphone or by sending the audio to the Cashier portable BlueTooth or by connecting the stereo speakers to the PC.
Despite this, the fascination of the radio is still alive for many fans. Fortunately, there are solutions to this measure (without necessarily converting a video to mp3 or downloading music from YouTube to listen to your favorite song), and for this reason today I’ll explain how you can listen to online radio directly in streaming.
How to Listen to Streaming Radio
To listen to online radio, both Italian and foreign radios, there are several options: in particular, we can rely on the websites of the respective national and non-national radio stations, or the related Apps that are published on the most popular mobile stores (Play Store and App Store).
Alternatively, there are services (both via browser and via app), to have an ordered list of links to listen to the best foreign radio stations. What is certain therefore is that there is no shortage of solutions, and we will see them in detail in the next paragraphs.
Best Sites to Listen to Online Radio from the Browser
Listening to free streaming radio through your browser can be an effective solution when you don’t want to install additional software on your PC or smartphone.
In general, we will be able to take advantage of the appropriate sites of the various radios or rely on third-party sites that report and group the links of the best online radios.
Best App to listen to online Radio
Listening to the radio via the app will allow us to have a quick and functional link to listen to our programs or our favorite music; it is an ideal solution perhaps to also read news or curiosities that are published by the respective radio stations, which often implement these functions within their applications.
Also in this case there are therefore both the proprietary apps of the most famous radios while others, just like certain websites, limit themselves to listing the links to listen to the various schedules.