Shoutcast Now Playing PHP Script

Are you looking for a simple way to get now playing info from your Shoutcast server?

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You will need an encoding program that supports title streaming in order for this to work.

Programs such as Edcast/MB Recaster/Radiocaster get now playing info from a text file.

Not all standalone encoding programs support text files therefore they won’t output now playing information.

1) You will need a PHP enabled web server with “fsock” connections enabled (Ask your host if they support this most good hosts do)

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Last updated on: 7th September 2018
at 14:56 PM Europe/London

Stage Fright? Oh Yes Lots Of Times!

I feel I need to clarify a few things to certain sections of the Internet Radio crowd who think I’m mentally unbalanced.

“No No No! I just happen to suffer from depression and anxiety”

It would appear stigma against people with mental health problems is rife in the world of Internet radio.

“Pathetic isn’t it?”

I’ve suffered with depression and anxiety for a long time now. Which all stems from the loss of my Mother when I was 7 (1980)

It doesn’t seem to have mattered how many “psychologists” they’ve thrown at the problem over the years nothing changes. Doctors don’t tend to listen either.

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Last updated on: 25th July 2018
at 10:11 AM Europe/London

Free Radio Broadcasting Software

We couldn’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 $$$”

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

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Last updated on: 5th September 2018
at 12:40 PM Europe/London

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