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# 196049 17-May-2016 12:57
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I'm playing around with volumio - raspberry pi audio streamer with airplay  -- seems pretty cool. 

 

You can add radio stations, generally using a PLS file which contains the station name and streaming url. 

 

The problem I am having is that I cannot easily find streaming URL's for some of the bigger radio stations. 

 

eg, the rock, only has streaming using flash player and smartphone apps.   They don't have a url for direct streaming. 

 

Some stations use iheartradio which also uses flash. 

 

 

 

Has anyone here have a list of  NZ radio station URL's that might work with volumio ?   

 

 

 

 


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  # 1554125 17-May-2016 13:25
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Here's my /var/lib/mpd/playlists/ZM.pls 

 

[playlist]
numberofentries=1
File1=http://radionetwork-iheart-ice.streamguys1.com/zmihr.aac
Title1=ZM

 

I haven't tried it for a while but it used to pull ZM from iheartRadio.

 

 

 

Also in /var/www/_player_engine.php I've made the following modification:

 

// ----- check and compare GUI state with Backend state ---- //

 

$curTrack = getTrackInfo($mpd,$status['song']);

 

if (isset($curTrack[0]['Title'])) {
    $pos = strpos($curTrack[0]['Title'],'text=');
    if ($pos === false) {
        $status['currentartist'] = $curTrack[0]['Artist'];
        $status['currentsong'] = $curTrack[0]['Title'];
        $status['currentalbum'] = $curTrack[0]['Album'];
        //$status['currentalbum'] = "testing dc";
        $status['fileext'] = parseFileStr($curTrack[0]['file'],'.');
    } else {
        $re = "/(?'artist'.+) \\- text=\\\"(?'title'.+)\\\" song/";
        preg_match($re, $curTrack[0]['Title'], $matches);
        $status['currentartist'] = $matches['artist'];
        $status['currentsong'] = $matches['title'];
        $status['currentalbum'] = 'ZM';
    }

 

} else {
    $path = parseFileStr($curTrack[0]['file'],'/');
    $status['fileext'] = parseFileStr($curTrack[0]['file'],'.');
    $status['currentartist'] = "";
    $status['currentsong'] = $song;
    $status['currentalbum'] = "path: ".$path;

 

}

 

Which will pull the track name and artist from the stream

 

 





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  # 1554130 17-May-2016 13:38
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Hauraki
http://radionetwork-iheart-ice.streamguys1.com/hkihr.aac

 

Radio Sport
http://radionetwork-iheart-ice.streamguys1.com/rsalt.mp3

 

You could probably find therock one using fiddler I would assume




 


 
 
 
 


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  # 1554133 17-May-2016 13:41
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Actually if you do make .pls files Putting a copy somewhere would be cool.  Though I wonder if IheartRadio/Mediaworks/whoever the hell else would complain.

 

 





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  # 1554146 17-May-2016 14:12
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RNZ national http://radionz-ice.streamguys.com/national.mp3






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  # 1554149 17-May-2016 14:14
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They want you to be using their apps, not tunein or some other player, since they get the ad revenue from their apps. Stream URLs seem to change often.





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  # 1554151 17-May-2016 14:16
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richms:

 

They want you to be using their apps, not tunein or some other player, since they get the ad revenue from their apps. Stream URLs seem to change often.

 

 

That ZM one I found abour a year ago, and it still seems to work.  That was my concern as well.

 

 





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  # 1554153 17-May-2016 14:21
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I used to use tunein app on the TV and they were always crapping out. So I stopped listening since FM is crap here and they cant get their act together with DAB or DVB





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  # 1554154 17-May-2016 14:23
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Yep, i'm getting the impression they don't want us to use streaming -- but, then we don't hear their audio ads so doesn't make total sense to me. 




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  # 1840964 8-Aug-2017 10:32
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The links I use today, saves having to use wireshark to figure it all out....

 

Hauraki
http://radionetwork-iheart-ice.streamguys1.com/hkihr.aac
NewstalkZB
http://radionetwork-iheart-ice.streamguys1.com/zbaalt.mp3
Radio Sport
http://pls-ihrhls.akamaized.net/nz_001/playlist.m3u8
RNZ National
http://radionz-ice.streamguys.com/national.mp3
The Edge
http://livestream.mediaworks.nz/radio_origin/edge_128kbps/playlist.m3u8
The Hits BOP
http://ihrcast1.radiomyway.co.nz/chtgihr.aac
ZM
http://radionetwork-iheart-ice.streamguys1.com/zmihr.aac




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  # 2050249 6-Jul-2018 08:20
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Newstalk zb new links...

 

Newstalk ZB Network (Auckland):

 

http://streaming.radiomyway.co.nz/zbakalt.pls

 

Newstalk ZB Wellington:

 

http://streaming.radiomyway.co.nz/zbwnalt.pls

 

Newstalk ZB Christchurch:

 

http://streaming.radiomyway.co.nz/zbchalt.pls

 

 

 

 


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  # 2127492 15-Nov-2018 20:31
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Wondering if anyone has the url for The Station radio from Vinyl Destination Tauranga which is done through iheart radio.  I have searched but can not find any thing.

 

It's a really good radio station and has minimal ad breaks and a good blend of music, would like to get it to play with Volumio on a Rasberry pi.


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  # 2127544 15-Nov-2018 21:12
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http://thecheese.ddns.net:8000/listen.pls
(AAC)

And

http://thecheese.ddns.net:8004/stream.m3u
(Flac)

:-)




Check out my LPFM Radio Station at www.thecheese.co.nz cool


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  # 2138581 3-Dec-2018 14:04
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xyeovillian:

 

Wondering if anyone has the url for The Station radio from Vinyl Destination Tauranga which is done through iheart radio.  I have searched but can not find any thing.

 

It's a really good radio station and has minimal ad breaks and a good blend of music, would like to get it to play with Volumio on a Rasberry pi.

 

 

 

 

Try this - it's working for me here: https://ais-nzme.streamguys1.com/nz_125_aac

 

 


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  # 2138637 3-Dec-2018 16:35
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BrianFM mp3 (128k) link: s40.myradiostream.com:10012

 

BrianFM aac (64k) link: acache.streamon.fm/nyc/7358_64k.aac

 

 

 

BrianFM is the best radio station ever and I won't listen to any arguments otherwise. No ads (very short voice promos every 5 mins) and the play FUNKY COLD MEDINA.


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