Internet Radio Locator

GNOME Internet Radio Locator 12 for GNOME 42 is a Free Software program that allows you to easily locate Free Internet Radio stations by broadcasters on the Internet with the help of map and text search.

GNOME Internet Radio Locator 12 for GNOME 42 is developed on the GNOME 42 desktop platform with GNOME Maps, GeoClue, libchamplain and geocode-lib and it requires at least GTK+ 3.0 and GStreamer 1.0 for audio playback.

GNOME Internet Radio Locator 12 for GNOME 42 is available with map marker popups for Internet radio stations in 111 world cities as well as text-based location search for 200 Internet Radio stations in 104 world cities.

You can either zoom/click on the map marker popups to listen to a station or enter city names in the GUI search input field in order to locate radio stations in the city using the text search with auto-completion.

Enjoy Free Internet Radio.




Initial work began at Norwegian Computing Center in Oslo, Norway in 2002.

Version 0.1.0 was presented after a visit to SIPB at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA in 2014.

Work on the second rewrite began in March 2017 after a visit to University of California Berkeley, CA in 2015.

Version 1.0.0 was presented on GUADEC 2017 at Manchester Metropolitan University, Greater Manchester, UK in 2017.

Work on the map markers began at Oslo Metropolitan University, Norway in 2018.

Version 2.0.0 was presented on GStreamer Conference 2019 in Lyon, France in 2019.

Version 3.0.3 was released during GUADEC 2020 on July 22nd, 2020.

Version 3.0.5 was released on August 29, 2020.

Version 3.2.0 was released on September 11, 2020 with C-SPAN (U.S.A.) support.

Version 3.3.0 was released on September 30, 2020 with Meson build.

Version 3.4.0 was released on September 30, 2020 with GNU autotools.

Version 4.0.0 was released on March 24, 2021 with GTK+ 4.0 support.

Version 5.0.0 was released on May 3, 2021 with BBC (United Kingdom) support.

Version 10.0.1 was released on June 14, 2021 with Hawaii Public Radio (NPR) support.

Version 11.10 was released on June 17, 2021 with GeoClue Location view of your current location.

Version 11.11 was released on June 21, 2021 with GeoClue Location privacy support under Location settings.

Version 11.12 was released on June 26, 2021 with GeoClue Location Services support when Location Services are enabled.

Version 12.0.0 was released on June 26, 2021 with Non-Location Services.

Version 12.0.1 was released on July 22, 2021 with 4 SomaFM stations.

Version 12.0.2 was released on August 31, 2021 with the radiOrakel feminist radio station in Oslo, Norway.

Version 12.0.3 was released on September 1, 2021 with Search placeholder text ("Search by city..")

Version 12.0.4 was released on September 27, 2021 with updated Hungarian, Dutch, Occitan and Serbian translations.

Version 12.0.5 was released on October 13, 2021 with updated Swedish, Ukrainian, Czech, Brazilian Portugese, Croatian, and Polish translations.

Version 12.0.6 was released on January 30, 2022 with new Icelandic and updated Serbian translations.

Version 12.0.7 was released on February 16, 2022 with updated Chinese (China) and Spanish translations.

Version 12.0.8 was released on February 16, 2022 with Radio Jazz Copenhagen (Denmark).

Version 12.3.0 was released on March 13, 2022 with updated Hungarian translation.

Version 12.4.0 was released on May 11, 2022 with Nordfjord Nærradio and updated Basque, Danish, Dutch, and Indonesian translations.

Version 12.5.0 is available at with NRK Folkemusikk (Oslo, Norway), NRK P1+ (Oslo, Norway), NRK P3X (Oslo, Norway), NRK Super (Oslo, Norway), Radio Nordfjord (Nordfjord, Norway), Radio Ålesund (Ålesund, Norway) and updated Turkish translation.

The graphical user interface is translated into 26 languages so far.

See for the successor to GNOME Internet Radio Locator built for GNOME 42 with Cairo, Clutter, Champlain, Maps, GStreamer, and GTK+.


The program supports 200 Internet radio stations so far.

Stations XML data

Git repository

Source releases

Project Home Page


Apps/InternetRadioLocator (last edited 2022-05-29 16:17:06 by OleAamot)