Overview: Replay Music (iTunes radio song ripping software)
Replay Music is one of the BEST best streaming music rippers. It is a unique software that can rip MP3 music from ANY Intenet radio station or online music service. Replay Music splits, tags and renames songs automatically. It can rip MP3 music no matter what streaming format or protocol is used. And it can even rip audio from sound card when you don't have the Stereo Mix / Wave-Out Mix / Record What U Hear on your Windows 8, 7, Windows Vista or Windows XP. So even if you have problems recording sound on your PC, you can still use Replay Music for recording MP3 music on it.
Replay Music is the BEST software for ripping music from iTunes radio. It allows to split, tag and rename songs from iTunes radio automatically. It can also put all your recorded music tracks into the appropriate folder and even add them into iTunes, so you may sync your recorded music collection with Apple iPhone, iPad, iPod.
Unlike many other iTunes radio streaming music rippers, it rips music directly from iTunes radio, so you don't rip any background noise or any audio from your sound card besides MP3 music from iTunes radio.
How to use Replay Music to rip MP3 music from iTunes radio and other online music services:
Download Replay Music (iTunes radio streaming music ripper) and install it.
Launch Replay Music (iTunes radio streaming music ripper)
Click the "Settings" button.
On the "Input" tab choose the directory to store your recorded music tracks.
iTunes radio recorded music tracks will be placed into the directory after ripping.
On the same tab, choose the "Windows Audio Driver" as the "Input Source" in Windows 7 and 8 (choose the "Audio Driver" in Windows XP). This option allows you to rip MP3 music from audio card without any background noise and sounds. It also allows you to rip audio on sound cards like Realtek, Sigmatel that doesn't have the Stereo Mix / Wave-out Mix / Record What U Hear option. It is recommended that you turn off Windows system sounds.
On the "Output" tab change the "File name format" if you like to rip song into another format. You can use the "%A - %T" template, so that your MP3 recorded music tracks look like "artist - title.mp3".
On the same tab choose "Record to MP3" and change the bit-rate to 192kbps or 256kbps (you may also choose lower bitrate for lower quality streams or higher bitrate for higher quality streams). Also select the "VBR" (variable bit-rate) for better quality and smaller filesize.
Close the Settings window.
Note that you need to change the Settings only once.
Start iTunes radio and find a song or playlist that you want to rip. But don't start playing yet.
Note that you need to start Replay Music before iTunes radio.
In Replay Music hit the "Start Recording" button (green "START" button). The Start Recording Session dialog will appear.
Optionally enter "Artist", "Album".
Change other settings if needed.
If you want your recorded music tracks to be added to iTunes automatically, check the "Add tracks to iTunes" checkbox. Then you will be able to sync your recordings with Apple iPhone, iPad or iPod easily.
If you want your recorded music tracks to be added to Windows Media Player automatically, check the "Add tracks to Windows Media Player" checkbox.
Click the "OK" button.
Start playing music from iTunes radio.
Replay Music will rip your MP3 music from iTunes radio. It will also split them, tag and name automatically.
If Replay Music didn't manage to find ID3 tags (artist,title,...) for a song, you can right-click on the recording and select "Tag track(s)" to try to identify the song again.
You can also edit MP3 music manually by hitting the "Edit Track(s)" button.
Enjoy your MP3 recordings on any player!
Video tutorial (HowTo guide): ripping song from online music services like iTunes radio with Replay Music
Where to download and purchase Replay Music (iTunes radio song ripping software)
Legal notice: Is it legal to rip MP3 music from iTunes radio?
This web-site is not affiliated with iTunes radio (apple.com), nor the company that owns the trademark rights to iTunes radio. This tutorial is provided for educational purposes only. All streaming music rippers are intended for use as a personal archiving tools only. Please respect the rights of the copyright holders of any material you rip. If you like a stream you've recorded, please buy the music file! Our web-site is not intended to be a replacement for the music stores, rather it allows you to listen to music and make an educated purchase.