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Re: nonaligned radio/Pandora

The first time I tried Pandora, I set up a Sun Ra station. First track was 
Sun Ra, 2nd was a Mary Lou Williams Gospel/jazz track from the '60's, 
was Manhattan Transfer. I'm sorry, but you can't go from Ra to Manhattan 
Transfer in 2 moves.
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Kevin Cheli-Colando" <kevin@minds-eye.org>
To: <Loopers-Delight@loopers-delight.com>
Sent: Monday, July 09, 2007 10:44 PM
Subject: Re: nonaligned radio/Pandora

> Warren Sirota wrote:
>>And there's always Pandora. What they need to do (according to analogy) 
>>to exit "original Yahoo mode" (editors involved in every categorization) 
>>go to full Web 2.0/Google mode (automated classification of music 
>>to their "genome" schema - not an easy task) so they can really scale.
> You've got to watch out for Pandora though,  I was listening using the 
> German band Can as my seed as it were, and  after several fine 
> the station offered up a track by....David Hasselhoff!!!!!  Seriously 
> messed me up :-)
> Kevin
> -- 
> Till now you seriously considered yourself to be the body and to have a 
> form. That is the primal ignorance which is the root cause of all 
> - Ramana Maharshi (1879-1950)
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