Has everyone had an opportunity to enjoy Pandora Internet Radio? I am a crazy addict to it, and listen to my channels continually. It's even an app on my cell phone, so I can listen when I'm out and about.
One of the best parts of Pandora is the suggesting of artists that you might not have heard before whom the programmers at Pandora think you might appreciate due to your taste in music. Emiliana Torrini is one such artist. Because she comes up fairly regularly on three of my programmed channels (Jason Mraz, Feist, and Madeleine Peyroux), I've become a new fan. It doesn't always happen, though. John Mayer shows up all the time on other channels. I've still not a fan.
It's been a while since we've done any lists, so I'm putting it out to you: pretend you're one of the whizzes at Pandora. Pick an artist as the basis for your favorite kind of music and then suggest to other LNMCers some other artists that may not heard of that fall into the same kind of category.
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