We can’t seem to find a great deal of “free radio broadcasting software” listed on Google.

However software for broadcasting an Internet radio station with need not cost you lots of $$$.


Here are some of the best free radio software offerings on the market.

1) RadioDJ

RadioDJ is a FREE radio automation program which knocks spots off paid for solutions.

In the words of several users “It’s really stable, reliable & amazing” it can work for days/weeks/months without a restart.

RadioDJ free radio automation software v1.8.2

RadioDJ runs with an SQL database and requires at least .NET 3.5 it works on Windows XP/Vista/7/8/8.1/10.

Its really easy to Setup RadioDJ if you follow a simple tutorial.

2) MB Recaster


Is a free encoding program that allows you have 4 encoders (Shoutcast v1/v2 Icecast v2)

You can find a download of MB Recaster Here

3) BUTT (Broadcast using this tool)


Another free encoding program BUTT allows you to stream to SHOUTcast and Icecast.

You can find a download of BUTT Here

There are a couple more free radio automation programs out there but they are very much in beta/testing stages. When they are available for release and are tested stable then we will decide if they should be added to this list.

There are also some handy free utilities available on This page

Software for broadcasting on the Internet needn’t cost you the earth.

“While some software/stream offerings may be free. Not everything involved with Internet radio is!
To be legal in your country of origin you will need to pay out for a licence to broadcast with”

Happy Streaming!!

P.S: There is nothing misleading in promoting freely available software. In some case the word FREE really does mean FREE.

Last updated on: March 26th, 2017
at 17:33 PM Europe/London

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