Eric Shea is a music industry veteran, author, and touring/recording artist. He's been with Pandora for over nine years. Prior to that, he has worked for iTunes, Rhapsody/Napster, Bandcamp, and The Gavin Report. His published music writing has been featured in Guitar Player, The San Francisco Chronicle, The SF Bay Guardian, SF Weekley, Flagpole Magazine, Raygun, the Pandora blog, and a recurring new music column in Premier Guitar Magazine titled "Ear To The Ground." He currently operates and manages a small team for Pandora, vetting third party content as well as outreach and onboarding for AMP, Pandora's Artist Marketing Platform.
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