Pithos – native Pandora Radio client

Pithos is an open source native Pandora Radio client for Linux. It offers a lightweight alternative to the official Pandora.com web client.

The graphical user interface integrates with desktop features such as media keys, notifications, and the sound menu.

Pithos is not affiliated with or endorsed by Pandora Media, Inc.

Features include:

  • Play / Pause / Next Song.
  • Switching stations.
  • Remembers your user name and password.
  • Bookmarking of songs and artists.
  • Cover Art.
  • Thumbs Up / Thumbs Down / Tired of this song.
  • Notification popup with song info.
  • Launching pandora.com song info page and station page.
  • Reconnecting when pandora session times out.
  • Editing QuickMix.
  • Creating stations.
  • Media Key support.
  • Proxy support.
  • Last.fm scrobbling support.
  • Volume control.
  • Plugins including Screensaver pause.
  • Two DBUS APIs: MPRIS and Pithos.

Website: pithos.github.io
Support: GitHub
Developer: Kevin Mehall
License: GNU GPL v3


Pithos is written in Python. Learn Python with our recommended free books and free tutorials.

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