Pandora is not dead but to me it might as well be, it's no longer available outside the US. You could use these tricks to get it going but it's to much pain for me.
Now I've discovered Deezer and I like what I see. It is not as intuitive as Pandora yet but it has some nice features. I can for instance share music I like in a simple player like this:
That's Boards of Canada by the way.