Upcoming Town Halls in Denver and Atlanta

Hey all –

We’re having Pandora town-halls in Denver and Atlanta next week. If you’re in one of those cities and haven’t gotten your email invite, send a note to ‘tour@pandora.com’ and we’ll put you on the list.

Town halls are a big part of what Pandora is about. They continue to be wonderful opportunities for us meet and communicate directly with listeners.

We love feedback and people at Pandora events often weigh in on how Pandora should look in the future. In addition, I talk a bit about some company history, as well as a look under the hood of the music genome, and our latest thinking about the future. The questions and discussions always cover a wide range of topics – from how the music genome project works, to licensing, to the latest device updates. Everything is fair game!
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Happy Holidays from Pandora

Merry Christmas and all that jazz. I hope you’re enjoying the holiday season so far! Here’s some great holiday stations we’ve made for you: Rockin’ Holidays Peaceful Holidays Swingin’ Christmas…
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Happy Hanukkah

Happy Holidays! This year, we’re delighted to present a Hanukkah station on Pandora. Also known as “The Festival of Lights,” Hanukkah begins this year on December 11 at sundown. This…
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On the Road :: Green Collar Music :: Vol. 1

When I was a little kid, my dad was a working musician playing most nights in smoky country Honky Tonks for line dancers. I saw firsthand how much hard work goes into music, with often very little return. Instead of seeking another avenue in life, I jumped right in as soon as I was old enough. Since then I’ve recorded and toured with several bands and am constantly seeking gratification through music. Where does this gratification come from, given the constant hardships encountered?

You are in your mid-twenties and you are on the road…
BUZZZ BUZZZZ! You poke your head out of the sleeping bag to discover your cell phone vibrating; it’s already 5:30am. Most of your three hour “sleep” was spent wrestling with your host’s Labrador on the living room’s shag carpet; apparently he isn’t into sharing his floor.

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Fresh on Pandora :: Vol. 3

Welcome to this week’s Fresh on Pandora, a semi-random mix of music, new and old, that just went live. Enjoy! — Michelle S. (assistant music curator)