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Hermes Alternatives

Hermes is described as 'Pandora Client for OS X' and is a Music Streaming service in the audio & music category. There are nine alternatives to Hermes for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Android Tablet and Android. The best alternative is Pandora, which is free. Other great apps like Hermes are pianobar, Pithos, Strimio and Pandorita.

Hermes alternatives are mainly Music Streaming Services but may also be Internet Radio Services or Music Discovery Services. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Hermes.
This page was last updated Jun 28, 2022
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac

Pandora Client for OS X.

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  1. Pandora

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Blackberry
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Apple Watch
    • Apple TV
    • Kindle Fire

    Pandora Radio is a free (ad-supported) internet radio founded in 2000. Using the Music Genome Project, over 400 attributes of songs are analyzed in order to personalize radio stations from music you like.

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  2. pianobar

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    “pianobar” is a free/open-source, console-based replacement for Pandora ’s flash player. Create, delete, rename stations and add more music. Rate and temporary ban tracks as well as move them to another station. “Shared stations”, last.



  3. Pithos

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Pithos is a Pandora client for the GNOME Desktop. The official Flash-based client is a CPU hog, and Pianobar is command-line only. Neither integrate with the desktop very well, missing things like media key support and song notifications.

  4. Strimio

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Strimio, is the successor of Odio. It's a free streaming service that provides you access to tens of thousands of live streams from all over the world. Strimio was founded in 2020 and was developed and maintained by an independent developer.

  5. Pandorita

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    Pandorita is a native Mac OS X client for the internet radio service Pandora. It is written entirely in Cocoa, and built to be lightweight, easy to use, and fully functional. Internally it uses the amazing pianobar library to communicate with Pandora's server.



  6. PianoPub

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    Pianopub is a free Pandora internet radio player for OS X. It is a port of Pianobar, so please support the original developers. It is for use with your account from the Pandora.com internet radio service.

    Discontinued

    site is gone

  7. PandaBar

    • Mac

    Play Pandora from your Mac menu bar. A native app for Mac that stays in your menu bar (and doesn't clutter your dock while it's running). Allows you to control song playback and give your songs thumbs up/down ratings.

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  8. PandoraBrowse

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    PandoraBrowse is a mini-browser for Pandora that allows you to minimize the music service to the task bar.

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  9. Pianobar Remote

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    Android remote control for pianobar ( Pandora radio) running on any Linux or Mac computer.

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