[MPlayer-users] Searching for New AAC Links for BBC Radio Services

tt0 ttnnkmm at gmail.com
Sat Feb 14 08:41:09 CET 2015

Martin G. McCormick <martin <at> server1.shellworld.net> writes:

> 	Does anybody know where the relatively new url's are for
> the AAC streams for BBC radio services such as Radio 1, Radio 2,
> etc?
> 	For those who have not discovered this yet, the BBC is
> discontinuing use of Windows Media streams in favor of AAC MP3
> and other advanced audio coding formats.
> 	I found a blog by a gentleman from the BBC who explained
> why the switch-off is being done and it makes perfect sense to me
> so I am not complaining, but so far, nothing like a nice up-to-date
> list such as 
> http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio/listen/live/r4_aaclca.pls
> for Radio 4. This url actually works but it has been on since
> 2011 and the link list I found that included that had several
> now dead links.
> 	Mplayer, by the way, plays this stream flawlessly. The
> dead links do connect to servers but return 404 so the stream
> was probably there once and is somewhere else now.
> 	I have looked at the BBC web site several times and keep
> getting stuck in the iPlayer jungle so if you know of a link on
> that site that takes you to the url's, that's good enough for
> me.
> 	Thanks to anybody for any constructive suggestions,
> current sites or the like.
> Martin McCormick WB5AGZ
> Stillwater, OK 

1: http://bbcmedia.ic.llnwd.net/stream/bbcmedia_radio1_mf_p
1 extra: http://bbcmedia.ic.llnwd.net/stream/bbcmedia_radio1xtra_mf_p
2: http://bbcmedia.ic.llnwd.net/stream/bbcmedia_radio2_mf_p
3: http://bbcmedia.ic.llnwd.net/stream/bbcmedia_radio3_mf_p
4: http://bbcmedia.ic.llnwd.net/stream/bbcmedia_radio4fm_mf_p
4 extra: http://bbcmedia.ic.llnwd.net/stream/bbcmedia_radio4extra_mf_p
5: http://bbcmedia.ic.llnwd.net/stream/bbcmedia_radio5live_mf_p
5 extra: http://bbcmedia.ic.llnwd.net/stream/bbcmedia_radio5extra_mf_p
6: http://sc4.sjc.llnw.net/stream/bbcmedia_6music_mf_p
asian network: http://bbcmedia.ic.llnwd.net/stream/bbcmedia_asianet_mf_p
world service: http://bbcwssc.ic.llnwd.net/stream/bbcwssc_mp1_ws-eieuk
nan gajdheal: http://bbcmedia.ic.llnwd.net/stream/bbcmedia_nangaidheal_mf_p
ulster: http://bbcmedia.ic.llnwd.net/stream/bbcmedia_ulster_mf_p
foyle: http://bbcmedia.ic.llnwd.net/stream/bbcmedia_foyle_mf_p
wales: http://bbcmedia.ic.llnwd.net/stream/bbcmedia_walesmw_mf_p
cymru: http://bbcmedia.ic.llnwd.net/stream/bbcmedia_cymru_mf_p

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