Radio has been around for a few years now, with the latest way of listening being to stream the radio over the internet. There are a few apps around that let you do this such as Tunein and now Windows Phone users have another option.
Here’s how the app is described in the store.
UK Radioplayer Ltd is a not-for-profit company, aimed at making radio listening easier. We’re backed by the BBC (owners of stations like BBC Radio 1, BBC Radio 1Xtra, BBC Radio 2, BBC Radio 3, BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio 4 Extra, BBC Radio 5 live, BBC 5 live Sports Extra, BBC Asian Network, and BBC Radio 6 Music).
Our partners also include Absolute Radio (who run Absolute Radio 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, 00s and Classic Rock), Global Radio (owners of stations like Heart, Capital, Gold, LBC, XFM, Chill, Choice and Classic FM), and the people from Smooth Radio and Real Radio.
Other stations in Radioplayer include talkSPORT, Kiss, Kisstory, Magic, Kerrang, Planet Rock, Jazz FM, Fun Kids, Ministry of Sound, Free radio, Gaydio, Radio Caroline, Radio Jackie, and TeamRock. We also feature community and student stations – so there’s something for everyone
Windows Phone Store Link – Radioplayer