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Atlanta Meetup!

I’ll be back in Atlanta later this month for a get-together with Pandora listeners in the area. Anyone interested in music and the Music Genome Project is welcome to attend,…
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Atlanta, GA

Terribly belated blog entry for a great visit to Atlanta, GA. Spent the morning with folks at Turner, then met a rowdy bunch of music enthusiasts at the Mellow Mushroom.
Very animated conversation over pizza and beer. Some local radio promoters, musicians, technologists, bloggers, web designers… then headed out for some live music…

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They listen for you!

Here’s the third in our series of spotlights on the music of Pandora’s Music Analysts. (click here for the first and the second) Enjoy! Seth Ford-Young (at left, with Jeff…
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No Mainstream Fridays! Vol. 9

Hello again!
We took the last week off to let the news about Backstage at Pandora sink in, but it’s time for another blast of rare and revisited artists and songs from the Pandora collection! We love to hear from you, so let us know how these songs strike you, and where the stations take you as well.
Go here to see what we featured in Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4, Volume 5, Volume 6, and Volume 7.
This week’s list:
Hyper-ballad by Bjork. A song with a chorus that’s too beautiful for words, really. For those of you who don’t know Bjork, she’s an Icelandic art-diva with a huge, distinctive voice and a brilliant artistic vision. I wish she were President of Everything, and I bet I’m not alone in that.

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2 Days in Chicago Terrific location at the City Lit community theatre. Kurt Hanson from RAIN joined me for the first of two meetups. Another great set of discussions. Full…
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What a great couple weeks… We had 5 town hall meetings across the country… New York City, Washington DC, Chicago (2), Seattle. What an amazing experience to spend so much time with Pandora listeners… 150 folks showed up for the NYC gathering – funny to think that just a couple months ago there were three… including me! Planning on many more.

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