Margret Wander, aka Dessa, is a singer, rapper, poet, and writer from Minneapolis. Other artists that play on Dessa’s station include Lily Allen, Lauryn Hill, Lana Del Rey and other versatile vocalists. She came through with her live band for a performance of “Call Off Your Ghost”
CRSB is a duo taking the initials from the two members, Chris Ramos and Sonny B. The two cousins call the Bay Area home and have become fan favorites in Hawaii with their own brand of Island Pop. Chris and Sonny visited the office with their band and played “Give It Up”
Robert Ellis is a singer-songwriter and guitarist currently residing in Nashville. Robert’s music soaks in elements of country, bluegrass and hints of free jazz. His lyrics and guitar work are on full display as he performs “Only Lies” along with guitarist Kelly Doyle, from the album ‘The Lights From the Chemical Plant’ out on New West Records.
Bay area native Cava Menzies hails from a long line of musical talents; her father, an accomplished jazz trumpeter and early member of the Herbie Hancock sextet, while her mother is a classically trained flautist. Nick Phillips, another Bay area resident, is a trumpet player, composer, songwriter and highly coveted jazz producer. Cava and Nick came by the office with Paul Eastburn (bass) and Elizabeth Goodfellow (drums) to perform “You” from their self released album, Moment To Moment.
Typhoon, an 11-piece band from Portland, is known for making both music that ranges from quiet to anthemic. Lead singer and guitarist, Kyle Morton came by the office with Shannon Rose Steele (vocals/violin) to do an intimate version of “CPR” from their album ‘Hunger and Thirst’ on Tender Loving Empire.
Katie Herzig is a singer-songwriter currently based in Nashville. Her live show is a dynamic full-band set that is as intimate as it is epic. Katie and her band came by the office to play “Frequencies” from her latest album Walk Through Walls on Marion-Lorraine Records.
Last month, we announced that you could download Pandora in the Pebble app store for iOS. We’ve already seen a great response to the first “wearable” technology device that Pandora is available on, so we’re thrilled to share that the Pebble app is now available for Android smartphone users as well.
Just like on iOS, Android users can now view and change stations, thumb songs up and down, skip, play and pause tracks using your Pebble. If you already have a Pebble that is paired to your mobile device, you should get a notification that you can install the Pandora for Pebble app, or you can start the install process at any time from the Pebble Settings Page. Read More →
The Dismemberment Plan is a Washington, DC based indie rock band featuring Eric Axelson (bass), Jason Caddell (guitar), Joe Easley (drums), and Travis Morrison (vocals and guitar). The four piece came by Pandora’s Oakland HQ to play “Let’s Just Go To The Dogs Tonight” from ‘Uncanney Valley‘ on Partisan Records.