Audioburst Web API V2

1.1 Get Supported Audio Sources

Search the Audioburst library for supported radio stations and podcasts by keywords.

You can use this API call to receive your preferred stations ID. Use this ID with other API calls to get audio content (bursts) filtered by preferred sources.

Try it

Request URL

Request parameters

string

Source name to search for.

Request headers

string
Subscription key which provides access to this API. Found in your Profile.

Request body

Response 200

On success, the response body contains an array of Station objects

station Object:

Key Value Type Value Description
stationId Short Id of station
stationName String Station name
about String Station description
categories Array of Strings List of categories relevant to this station
links Array of Links object links to social networks account for this station
hosts Array of String list of hosts broadcasting on this station
Array of shows Show object Shows broadcasting on this station
location Location object Geolocation of to the source
imageUrl String Url for an image corresponding to the source
Links:
Key Value Type Value Description
id number id of social account
link string Url of social account
type number type of account: 1 = Facebook, 2 = Twitter, 3 = Instagram, 4 = Linkedin
Show:
Key Value Type Value Description
showid Number Show id
name String Show name
categories Array of String List of categories relevant to this show
hosts Array of String list of hosts broadcasting on this show
links Array of Links object links to social networks account for this station
about String Show description
location Location object Geolocation of to the show
website String Web site for show
imageUrl String Url for an image corresponding to the source
Location:
Key Value Type Value Description
type String Location type
coordinates float pair location coordinates
text String Name of location

Example

[{
  "stationId": 11577,
  "stationName": "1947: The Meet the Press Podcast",
  "about": "1947 is a new podcast from NBC News, featuring Chuck Todd, Moderator of \"Meet the Press.\" 1947 will feature in-depth conversations with notable figures to go beyond politics. Each episode showcases a single conversation, centered on a guest who has been invited to discuss art, culture, news and of course, politics.",
  "categories": ["US News", "World News", "Business", "Tech", "Sports", "Health", "Entertainment"],
  "links": [{
    "id": 2679,
    "link": "https://twitter.com/@MeetThePress",
    "type": 2
  }],
  "hosts": [],
  "shows": [{
    "showid": 17175,
    "name": "1947: The Meet the Press Podcast",
    "categories": [],
    "hosts": [],
    "links": [{
      "id": 3144,
      "link": "https://twitter.com/@MeetThePress",
      "type": 2
    }],
    "network": null,
    "location": null,
    "about": "1947 is a new podcast from NBC News, featuring Chuck Todd, Moderator of \"Meet the Press.\" 1947 will feature in-depth conversations with notable figures to go beyond politics. Each episode showcases a single conversation, centered on a guest who has been invited to discuss art, culture, news and of course, politics.",
    "website": null,
    "imageUrl": "https://storageaudiobursts.azureedge.net/images/burst_default_image_highlighted_380x380.jpg"
  }],
  "location": {
    "type": "geo",
    "coordinates": [0, 0],
    "text": null
  },
  "imageUrl": "https://sapi.audioburst.com/station/image/11577"
}, {
  "stationId": 12348,
  "stationName": "NBC Meet the Press",
  "about": "Listen to NBC \u0027s \"Meet the Press,\" featuring headline-making interviews with world leaders and U.S. newsmakers every Sunday morning.",
  "categories": ["US News", "World News", "Business", "Tech", "Sports", "Health", "Entertainment"],
  "links": [{
    "id": 3418,
    "link": "https://twitter.com/@MeetThePress",
    "type": 2
  }],
  "hosts": [],
  "shows": [{
    "showid": 17598,
    "name": "NBC Meet the Press",
    "categories": [],
    "hosts": [],
    "links": [{
      "id": 3509,
      "link": "https://twitter.com/@MeetThePress",
      "type": 2
    }],
    "network": null,
    "location": null,
    "about": "Listen to NBC \u0027s \"Meet the Press,\" featuring headline-making interviews with world leaders and U.S. newsmakers every Sunday morning.",
    "website": null,
    "imageUrl": "https://storageaudiobursts.azureedge.net/images/burst_default_image_highlighted_380x380.jpg"
  }],
  "location": {
    "type": "geo",
    "coordinates": [0, 0],
    "text": null
  },
  "imageUrl": "https://sapi.audioburst.com/station/image/12348"
}]

Code samples

@ECHO OFF

curl -v -X GET "https://developersapi.audioburst.com/v2/sources?term={term}"
-H "Ocp-Apim-Subscription-Key: {subscription key}"

--data-ascii "{body}" 
using System;
using System.Net.Http.Headers;
using System.Text;
using System.Net.Http;
using System.Web;

namespace CSHttpClientSample
{
    static class Program
    {
        static void Main()
        {
            MakeRequest();
            Console.WriteLine("Hit ENTER to exit...");
            Console.ReadLine();
        }
        
        static async void MakeRequest()
        {
            var client = new HttpClient();
            var queryString = HttpUtility.ParseQueryString(string.Empty);

            // Request headers
            client.DefaultRequestHeaders.Add("Ocp-Apim-Subscription-Key", "{subscription key}");

            var uri = "https://developersapi.audioburst.com/v2/sources?term={term}&" + queryString;

            var response = await client.GetAsync(uri);
        }
    }
}	
// // This sample uses the Apache HTTP client from HTTP Components (http://hc.apache.org/httpcomponents-client-ga/)
import java.net.URI;
import org.apache.http.HttpEntity;
import org.apache.http.HttpResponse;
import org.apache.http.client.HttpClient;
import org.apache.http.client.methods.HttpGet;
import org.apache.http.client.utils.URIBuilder;
import org.apache.http.impl.client.HttpClients;
import org.apache.http.util.EntityUtils;

public class JavaSample 
{
    public static void main(String[] args) 
    {
        HttpClient httpclient = HttpClients.createDefault();

        try
        {
            URIBuilder builder = new URIBuilder("https://developersapi.audioburst.com/v2/sources?term={term}");


            URI uri = builder.build();
            HttpGet request = new HttpGet(uri);
            request.setHeader("Ocp-Apim-Subscription-Key", "{subscription key}");


            // Request body
            StringEntity reqEntity = new StringEntity("{body}");
            request.setEntity(reqEntity);

            HttpResponse response = httpclient.execute(request);
            HttpEntity entity = response.getEntity();

            if (entity != null) 
            {
                System.out.println(EntityUtils.toString(entity));
            }
        }
        catch (Exception e)
        {
            System.out.println(e.getMessage());
        }
    }
}

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
    <title>JSSample</title>
    <script src="http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.9.0/jquery.min.js"></script>
</head>
<body>

<script type="text/javascript">
    $(function() {
        var params = {
            // Request parameters
        };
      
        $.ajax({
            url: "https://developersapi.audioburst.com/v2/sources?term={term}&" + $.param(params),
            beforeSend: function(xhrObj){
                // Request headers
                xhrObj.setRequestHeader("Ocp-Apim-Subscription-Key","{subscription key}");
            },
            type: "GET",
            // Request body
            data: "{body}",
        })
        .done(function(data) {
            alert("success");
        })
        .fail(function() {
            alert("error");
        });
    });
</script>
</body>
</html>
#import <Foundation/Foundation.h>

int main(int argc, const char * argv[])
{
    NSAutoreleasePool * pool = [[NSAutoreleasePool alloc] init];
    
    NSString* path = @"https://developersapi.audioburst.com/v2/sources?term={term}";
    NSArray* array = @[
                         // Request parameters
                         @"entities=true",
                      ];
    
    NSString* string = [array componentsJoinedByString:@"&"];
    path = [path stringByAppendingFormat:@"?%@", string];

    NSLog(@"%@", path);

    NSMutableURLRequest* _request = [NSMutableURLRequest requestWithURL:[NSURL URLWithString:path]];
    [_request setHTTPMethod:@"GET"];
    // Request headers
    [_request setValue:@"{subscription key}" forHTTPHeaderField:@"Ocp-Apim-Subscription-Key"];
    // Request body
    [_request setHTTPBody:[@"{body}" dataUsingEncoding:NSUTF8StringEncoding]];
    
    NSURLResponse *response = nil;
    NSError *error = nil;
    NSData* _connectionData = [NSURLConnection sendSynchronousRequest:_request returningResponse:&response error:&error];

    if (nil != error)
    {
        NSLog(@"Error: %@", error);
    }
    else
    {
        NSError* error = nil;
        NSMutableDictionary* json = nil;
        NSString* dataString = [[NSString alloc] initWithData:_connectionData encoding:NSUTF8StringEncoding];
        NSLog(@"%@", dataString);
        
        if (nil != _connectionData)
        {
            json = [NSJSONSerialization JSONObjectWithData:_connectionData options:NSJSONReadingMutableContainers error:&error];
        }
        
        if (error || !json)
        {
            NSLog(@"Could not parse loaded json with error:%@", error);
        }
        
        NSLog(@"%@", json);
        _connectionData = nil;
    }
    
    [pool drain];

    return 0;
}
<?php
// This sample uses the Apache HTTP client from HTTP Components (http://hc.apache.org/httpcomponents-client-ga/)
require_once 'HTTP/Request2.php';

$request = new Http_Request2('https://developersapi.audioburst.com/v2/sources?term={term}');
$url = $request->getUrl();

$headers = array(
    // Request headers
    'Ocp-Apim-Subscription-Key' => '{subscription key}',
);

$request->setHeader($headers);

$parameters = array(
    // Request parameters
);

$url->setQueryVariables($parameters);

$request->setMethod(HTTP_Request2::METHOD_GET);

// Request body
$request->setBody("{body}");

try
{
    $response = $request->send();
    echo $response->getBody();
}
catch (HttpException $ex)
{
    echo $ex;
}

?>
########### Python 2.7 #############
import httplib, urllib, base64

headers = {
    # Request headers
    'Ocp-Apim-Subscription-Key': '{subscription key}',
}

params = urllib.urlencode({
})

try:
    conn = httplib.HTTPSConnection('developersapi.audioburst.com')
    conn.request("GET", "/v2/sources?term={term}&%s" % params, "{body}", headers)
    response = conn.getresponse()
    data = response.read()
    print(data)
    conn.close()
except Exception as e:
    print("[Errno {0}] {1}".format(e.errno, e.strerror))

####################################

########### Python 3.2 #############
import http.client, urllib.request, urllib.parse, urllib.error, base64

headers = {
    # Request headers
    'Ocp-Apim-Subscription-Key': '{subscription key}',
}

params = urllib.parse.urlencode({
})

try:
    conn = http.client.HTTPSConnection('developersapi.audioburst.com')
    conn.request("GET", "/v2/sources?term={term}&%s" % params, "{body}", headers)
    response = conn.getresponse()
    data = response.read()
    print(data)
    conn.close()
except Exception as e:
    print("[Errno {0}] {1}".format(e.errno, e.strerror))

####################################
require 'net/http'

uri = URI('https://developersapi.audioburst.com/v2/sources?term={term}')


request = Net::HTTP::Get.new(uri.request_uri)
# Request headers
request['Ocp-Apim-Subscription-Key'] = '{subscription key}'
# Request body
request.body = "{body}"

response = Net::HTTP.start(uri.host, uri.port, :use_ssl => uri.scheme == 'https') do |http|
    http.request(request)
end

puts response.body