How to listen to music: Are you one of those people who love to listen to music at any time, who study and work best when they have headphones in their ears? Then let me give you some tips on like listening to music at your best with your PC by pointing out free programs and solutions that will make managing, organizing and playing music on your computer more comfortable and easier than ever.
Take a look at what I am about to illustrate and you will discover a terrific free alternative to the “usual” heavy ones Windows Media Player and iTunesa very light free program to listen to hundreds of online radio from all over the world and an online service, also at no cost, that will allow you to listen to all the music you want without limits. Your mouth is watering already, right? So let’s not waste any more time and get started right away.
If you want to find out like listening to music on your PC with solutions other than Windows Media Player and iTunes, I strongly suggest you take a look at Foobar2000, a very light but very powerful audio player that is able to play practically all audio file formats on the web: MP3, MP4, AAC, Audio CD, WMA, Vorbis, FLAC, WavPack, WAV, AIFF, Musepack, Speex, AU, SND and others. It has a very simple but highly customizable interface and supports advanced functions, such as those to tag MP3s or rip audio CDs.
To download the program on your PC, connect to its website and first click on the tab Download which is found at the top and then on the item foobar2000 v1.1.9. When the download is complete, double-click on it to open the file you just downloaded (foobar2000_v1.1.9.exe) and, in the window that opens, first click on Run and then on Next, I Agree, Next, Yupstill Next, Install And Finish to finish the installation process and start Foobar2000.
In the window that opens, select the type of interface you want to use for the program from the left sidebar and click on the button OK to confirm your choice. At this point, you are ready to import and play your favorite music at the highest quality: to do so, click on the item File at the top left and select the item Add files (to add single tracks) or Add folder (to add a whole folder) and start playing your favorite songs by browsing the albums in the left sidebar and double clicking on the song titles.
You don’t have your personal music collection saved on all the PCs you work on and therefore you need to listen to music via any online radio? No problem, just use Screamer Radio which does not even require installation to work and can be comfortably carried on any USB stick. Then connect to the program’s website and click on the item Windows 2k / XP / Vista / 7 – Portable to download it to your PC.
When the download is complete, double-click on it to open the archive you just downloaded (screamer044.zip), extract the contents into any folder and start the program screamer.exe. In the window that opens, select Italian from the drop-down menu in the center of the screen and click on OK to set the program language to Italian, then click Yup to authorize the automatic updating of the list of online radios available in the software and you will finally have access to the main screen of Screamer Radio.
To listen to an online radio with Screamer Radio, all you have to do is go to the menu Pre-Register and select the station you want to listen to from the many categories available. You can consult the list of online radios available based on the genre of music they broadcast (by Category), to their country of origin (by Country) and the network they belong to (by Network).
Are you a demanding type, who in addition to not having your own personal music collection available everywhere does not even want to passively suffer the songs broadcast by online radio? I have the solution for you too, it’s called Grooveshark. It is an absolutely free online service that allows you to search and listen to any type of music directly online without installing software on your PC.
To use it, all you have to do is connect to its main page, view (if you want) the short guide of the service that is proposed to you and start searching for your favorite artists and / or songs with the search bar located in the center of the screen. . When the search is complete, click on the button play placed next to the titles of the songs you want to listen to and they will be added to the current playlist at the bottom of the screen. Have a good listening!