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Are there any good Pandora alternatives with general availability outside the US? [closed]

Unfortunately for us Europeans (and all the other non-US) based people, services like Pandora aren't available. So is there a good alternative to Pandora, where you can listen to streaming music? ...
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How do I undo a thumbs down on Pandora?

I accidentally gave a thumbs down to a song I really like. Does anyone know how to undo a thumbs down for a song on Pandora's website? Edit: I can't reach the song in my immediate history
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How can I see all thumbed-up songs on Pandora?

I want to see all the thumbed-up songs for one of my Pandora stations but when I go to the station's page I can only see 5 thumbed-up songs with no option to get a full listing of them. How do I get ...
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How can I get Pandora to play a certain song?

Are there any tricks to get Pandora to play a specific song you want to listen to? I have noticed that songs that I use as seeds are usually not played on the same radio station. I don't mind that ...
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How to listen to Pandora music streaming outside United States? (e.g. in Canada)

I used to use Pandora's free online streaming music service, and I liked the way I could "thumbs up" or "thumbs down" songs to indicate my preferences in music, and explore related artists. I bought ...
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Is there a way to export list of Pandora songs that I have upvoted or downvoted?

Is there a way to export a list of songs that have been upvoted or downvoted in a particular pandora station? I have been working on customizing my own pandora station for over a year and would like ...
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Is there any way to easily merge two Pandora stations into a single station?

I have two stations that I'd like to merge. I essentially want all the seed, thumbed up, and thumbed down songs from one station to be added to the other. Is there any way for me to do this?
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Pandora: song seed vs. thumbs up, what's the difference?

What's the difference between adding a song as a seed to a station vs. giving it a thumbs up? Does it affect which songs will be played differently, or do they behave exactly the same? I noticed ...
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Why does Pandora keep playing Incubus when it should know I hate it?

I've downvoted every Incubus song that has ever come on my Pandora radio and it insists on trying to keep playing more Incubus. It seems the more I downvote one song, it tries to play different ...
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Is down voting a song based on only one attribute a good idea on Pandora?

Some of my radio stations on Pandora tend to get a lot of long songs (e.g. over 6 minutes). However, I prefer songs in the range of 3-4 minutes. The songs themselves are usually good and would fit ...
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Undo hitting “I'm tired of this song” in Pandora

Is there any way to undo "I'm tired of this song" in Pandora? I accidentally hit it but I really would like to hear it as often as possible. Any way to undo this mistake?
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In Pandora, how can I create a new station with the same seed as an existing station?

Sometimes I'll create a station in Pandora using a specific song as a seed. After some time, I will have up voted and down voted several songs. As a result, sometimes the station songs drift away from ...
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Can I blacklist certain types of songs on Pandora?

I enjoy the majority of the music that Pandora plays for me. However, I highly prefer studio versions over Glee covers or KCRW live performances. I'd like to make it clear to Pandora that I am not ...
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How can I find out which station a bookmarked song on Pandora came from?

While going through my many bookmarked songs, I sometimes wonder from which of my 30 or so radio stations a song came from. Is there any way to know which station I was listening to when I bookmarked ...
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What happens if I “thumbs down” a song I actually like, but don't want to hear anymore?

Sometimes, Pandora plays songs that have been grossly overplayed and I am just sick of hearing. I assumed that skipping the song would be indicative of this, but it doesn't seem to reduce the ...
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Is it possible to see total listening time in the current month in Pandora One?

I'd like to know how many hours I listen to Pandora each month. I am currently paying for Pandora One, and I want to know if I am getting close to, or shooting over 40 hours each month. Is there a ...
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How do thumbs up/down work?

I understand that if you thumbs up, you get more audio similar to it and thumbs down presumably means the opposite. Is this limited to the specific station or does it cross stations? Example, I have ...
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How can I narrow the focus of a station on Pandora?

I have a station that is playing a wide variety of songs. I want to give it another song which has overlapping (desired) traits with the original song seed. For example, I find two songs that have ...
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Does a Pandora thumbs up show on Facebook?

I want to use the thumbs up option on Pandora but don't want it to show on Facebook - do the thumbs up show on Facebook?
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Will a downvoted song on one Pandora station still play on other stations?

Sometimes I'm in a very specific mood and try to keep a variety of stations for that reason. For instance I don't want Korn to play on a Hair Metal station. But I still want those songs on the ...
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Can I undo Likes in Pandora?

Today, I had an odd urge to purge all of my Pandora history and start from fresh. Many of my stations have become overly repetitive, so I figured re-doing my whole profile from a clean slate would ...
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Pandora is playing songs in the wrong language

I'm trying to create a new Pandora station with the song "Enrique Iglesias - I Like It" as the seed. The problem is that all the songs that come up are in Spanish, even though the song seed is in ...
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Is there a non-browser based version of Pandora?

Is there a Windows based widget or something I can use to play Pandora without keeping the browser open. Like a system tray icon program or something?
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How many songs can I skip on Pandora?

When I do a "thumbs down" or "I'm tired of this song" in Pandora, it will usually skip to the next song immediately. If I do this too many times, Pandora says: "Unfortunately, our music licenses ...
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How to create a workout station on Pandora?

I know Pandora now has the ability to create genre stations, but I'd like to create a station with a decent variety of up temp songs for working out. The only option I can think of is to curate a ...
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How can I undo a thumbs down on Pandora Shuffle station?

Today I accidentally gave a thumbs down to a song I like on the shuffle station. I know how to remove a thumbs down on other station (station details, delete the song in question), but I don't know ...
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How can I exclude a particular genre of music from playlists on Pandora?

I would like to know how can I take Gospel music out of my stations. I use Pandora a lot while I workout and although I like Gospel, I don't want to hear it during my workout. I play Pandora at home ...
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Thumbs Down Issue on Pandora [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I undo a thumbs down on Pandora? So i just recently "thumbs down" a song i really like on pandora, but i did it on my ipod. I already tried to go to pandora.com ...
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Is it possible to only shuffle a few specific stations on pandora?

I have a plethora of different types of stations on my pandora and wanted to only shuffle a few of them together when I listen. Is there a way to do this?
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Copy favorite songs and artists from Pandora to Last.fm?

Is there a automagical way that I can copy my favorites from Pandora to Last.FM?
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Is there anyway to run visualizations with Pandora Radio?

On a PC, is there anyway to run visualizations with Pandora Radio. I realized Pandora itself does not have visualizations, but is there some way to rig it up with another piece of software?
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What attributes does Pandora look for in a song?

Is there any way to see all of the song attributes a song has? I know it sometimes shows you several of them when it describes why a song is being played, but I'm looking for an exhaustive list. If ...
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How to delete comments on Pandora

How do you delete comments on Pandora? I tried to search but I couldn't find anything. I accidentally made a comment and now I want to delete it.
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Move track to another station

What does it mean to "Move track to another station"? How does this feature work? I like the idea of this option, but I'm not sure what it does. I've tried moving tracks several times and cannot ...
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Pandora won't delete stations that I've already deleted

I have a station that I have tried deleting multiple times, but when I go back on Pandora the next time, it shows up like I've never deleted it. How do I fix this? I don't want to keep having to ...
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Looking for a song I heard yesterday. Is there a playist each day?

Is there a Pandora play list each day? I heard a song yesterday and want to find it but can't remember the name. No singing, 1987 on album cover, long name started w/ B.
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Can't find any station that plays a particular song on Pandora

I'm looking for a specific song through Pandora and can't find any stations that play it. The song I'm looking for in this case is "Love in the Library" by Jimmy Buffett. Why can't I find it on ...
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How do I listen to previous songs on Pandora? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I get Pandora to play a certain song? I just got Pandora and I'll listen to a song but If I want to listen to it again it won't let me play it so how do I get it ...
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Pandora password recovery

I set up Pandora on an iPad nearly two years ago. I now have a new Samsung Galaxy S4 that I want to install the app to, but can't remember the password for the Pandora account. How do I recover the ...
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Rap/Instrumentals on Pandora or other web apps

I like having music available anywhere I go. I also like to freestyle. I'm looking for a web-app that has a good selection of rap beats. Really I want something that has a shuffle mechanism, where it ...
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How can I see another users “likes” on Pandora?

I want to see my friend's liked songs on Pandora.
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Deleting my History in Pandora

How can I delete my history in Pandora? I made all these stations over the years, and they are all mixed up and messed up, I want to start over from scratch, thanks.