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Using SAM Broadcaster and Spreaker

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SAM Broadcaster is a professional Radio Studio program for Windows. It gives you all you need for creating a professional radio station or show.

Here are the steps you need to take in order to configure SAM for broadcasting on Spreaker.

Please, note that you can use an external tools only if you are a Pro user.

Encoder configuration

First of all we need to configure the encoder.

  1. Open the "Encoders" panel from the Window menu.
  2. Click on the "+" button for add a new encoder.
  3. Select "MP3" and the click "OK".
  4. In the "Converter" tab configure the following Format:
    128 kb/s, 44.1 Khz, Stereo (we only support this configuration)
  5. Switch to the "Server Details" tab. Here configure the view with the following details:
    Server Type: Icecast
    Subtype: Icecast2
    Server IP: icecast.spreaker.com
    Server Port: 80
    Password: your Spreaker password
    Mount: /user/<user_id> (the user_id is a numeric unique identifier of your account)
    Station Name: The title of your episode
    Station Description: The description of your episode (optional)

Ready to Broadcast!

Now you just need to start the Encoder (Play button) when ready and a new episode will be created in Spreaker. The Episode will be part of the last show you have used.

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