Windows : how to record online MP3 stream from PC

Windows : how to record online MP3 stream  from PC
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Tapan PattanaikSenior EngineerCommented:
Hi mac_g,

Please find the details

Apowersoft Free Online Audio Recorder(

 This program allows you to record streaming audio from any PC or Mac computer. It is also compatible with streaming audio sites, such as Spotify, Jango, and Grooveshark and converts audio files into MP3, WMA, WAV, OGG, ACC etc

SoundTap Streaming Audio Recorder Audacity (
it’s a free open-source sound editor and recorder. It’s also probably the best way to record the sound playing on your computer for free.

CamStudio: (
Cam Studio is an open source screen recorder that also lets you record the sound
being played on your computer. It records out to AVI,So that means you will have
to use some other methods to extract the audio to an MP3 file.


ScreamRadio is an older program that lets you listen to up to 4,000 Internet radio stations online for free. It also lets you record those stations as you listen to them, so you can record your favorite songs from your favorite radio stations.

Spotify Recorder:(

For Spotify listeners, you can try out Spotify Recorder. It takes a little work to setup, but once you have it configured, it works like advertised. It records directly from the sound card and can actually add the artist and track info too

SoundTap Streaming Audio Recorder:(
SoundTap is streaming audio capture software which will convert any audio playing through your computer to mp3 or wav files. Streaming audio is recorded by a special kernel driver to preserve digital audio quality.
Paul SauvéRetiredCommented:
You can use Audacity® to record directly from the sound card (via Stereo Mix) in Windows 10/Windows 8/7/Vista/XP.

Audacity® is free, open source, cross-platform software for recording and editing sounds.
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