Adding our Stream broadcasts
Millions of Web sites offer temporary streaming audio broadcasts. A rock group on tour may offer a broadcast of a special concert, available for only one day. You may want to tune in weekly or monthly broadcasts, such as high-tech talk shows, news programs, documentaries, or sporting events — the list is endless. You may even have access to private broadcasts such as corporate board meetings.
All you need to know is the Web address, also known as the URL (Uniform Resource Locator) — the global address of documents and other resources on the Web. You can find most URLs from a Web site or email about a broadcast. Follow these steps to add a Web broadcast to a playlist:
1. Choose Advanced –> Open Stream.
The Open Stream dialog box appears, with a URL text field for typing a Web address.
2. Type the exact, full URL of the stream.
Include the http:// prefix, as in http://epsilon.shoutca.st/tunein/mp3radio-stream.pls
If you're connected to the Internet, iTunes automatically retrieves the broadcast and places it at the end of your song list.
3. Click OK.