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I have a favorite Internet Radio station I like to listen to at I recently started using a Mac. How to I listen to this using my Mac?

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You can also use iTunes to play the stream. Go to Advanced > Open Audio Stream... and paste the URL.

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you made my day. thank you! – Michael Andresen Jan 4 '10 at 22:09

You can use VLC to play the streams at

go to Media > Open Network Stream and paste the server URL

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+1 was just about to post it :) – Molly7244 Jan 4 '10 at 22:03
where is "media?" Sorry, I'm a brand new Mac user; just made the switch from using a PC :-) – Michael Andresen Jan 4 '10 at 22:12
Media refers to one of the top level menus you should find in the menu bar when VLC is running. On a mac it may just be the VLC menu, sorry I don't have access to Mac right now to verify, but I'm pretty sure that's the menu structure. – heavyd Jan 4 '10 at 22:24
thank you! your answer was very helpful – Michael Andresen Jan 4 '10 at 22:30

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