Like to listen to BBC Radio audio? Want to get some beautiful BBC Radio audio and play BBC Radio audio on your computer or audio player? You would find that the BBC Radio audio is only available by surfing the Internet and has no URLs for people to download. In such condition, recording BBC Radio audio seems to be the only way that could help you get BBC Radio audios. The post will introduce three different solutions to easily record BBC Radio.

Solution 1: Leawo Music Recorder to Record BBC Radio

Leawo Music Recorder offers you the easiest way to record BBC Radio audios and then save recordigns into MP3 or WAV format as you like for multiple audio players. This music recording sfotware is an easy to use streaming audio recorder that could help you record any streaming audios in only a few clicks. It could record audios from various sites like YouTube, Pandora, Last.FM, Napster, Spotify, GUBA, NPC, MySpace, etc. This audio recording software could even automatically download and add song tags like artist, album, album artwork, title, etc. to recrdings. If you're using a Mac computer, you could use Leawo Music Recorder for Mac to record BBC Radio audio on Mac and save into MP3 or WAV format as well.

The below steps show you how to easily record BBC Radio audio with Leawo Music Recorder.

Download and install Leawo Music Recorder


Step 1: Set audio source

After you launch Leawo Music Recorder, click the "Audio Source" icon on the bottom-left corner and select "Record Computer Audio" in Audio Source settings panel.


Step 2: Output settings

Click the inverted triangle button on the top-right corner to invoke the program settings panel to set the output audio format (MP3 or WAV) under the "Format" tab and set output directory under "General" tab.


Step 3: Start recording

Then, click the red start button and then get BBC radio played. The professional BBC radio recorder will automatically detect sound and start to record BBC radio audio file once captured.


Step 4: Manually editing if needed

Music tags like artist, album, title, album artwork, year, genre, etc. could be automatically added by this Music Recorder. But you still has the right to manually edit the song tags. Righ click the desired recording and selecting "Edit Music Tags" option to edit music tags.



1. The recording Task Scheduler built in allows schedule audio recording by setting the recording Start time and Duration. Click the "Task Scheduler" button on the bottom left corner to enter the recording Task Scheduler panel.

2. It is highly recommended that you click the red start button before you play BBC radio audio file and make sure you have muted other sounds on your computer.

3. This guide is applicable to recording audios from other sites like YouTube, iTunes Radio, Last.FM, Pandora, etc.

4. As Leawo Music Recorder for Mac has the same user interface as Leawo Music Recorder, the guide of recording BBC radio on Mac is the same as the tutorial guide above.

Solution 2: Web-based Recorder to Record BBC Radio

For those users who prefer to simplism, they will find web-based BBC radio recorder more attractive than desktop version of recorder program, and then Apowersoft Free Online Audio Recorder is a perfect alternative. The BBC radio recorder is a browser-based recorder, which means users don't have to download and install anything on PC before recording BBC radio. Even amazingly, it is totally clean and free. However, the biggest shortcoming of it is that it doesn't have its Mac counterpart for Mac users.

Now please take a look at how to record BBC radio with web-based recorder Apowersoft Free Online Audio Recorder.

Step 1: Access the product webpage and click "Start Recording" and then select the audio source(Microphone Sound, System Sound, or Both).

Step 2: Visit BBC radio official page, choose the desired radio audio file and play it. At the same time, click the red button of the web-based BBC radio recorder to start recording BBC radio. Users can control audio recording by clicking "Start", "Pause" and "Stop" buttons.

Step 3: Click "Show in Folder" button to locate the recorded file in output directory.

The following is a tutorial video guide to vividly show users how to record BBC radio with Apowersoft Free Online Audio Recorder.

Solution 3: Mobile App to Record BBC Radio

Like many programs, BBC radio also has BBC iPlayer Radio app for mobile device. Therefore many mobile app users are wondering if they can recode BBC radio on their mobile. Well, the good news is that a smart recorder called V Radio Recorder can be helpful in recording BBC radio. The app can be found in the App Store.

Step-by-step tutorial to show you how to record BBC radio on your mobile phone:

Step 1: Download, intall and launch the mobile BBC radio recorder.

Step 2: Search the BBC radio and play it. While playing, just click red record icon to start recording BBC radio.

Step 3: After recording finishes, press “Record” tab and browse the list to find the recorded BBC radio audio file.


The 3 solutions above help users easily record BBC radio audio file on Windows, Mac and even mobile phone. Users can freely choose one or above of them to record BBC radio based on personal preference and actual needs of a situation.