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9:30 Coffee Break: Scottish Bands Morning Show

9:30 Coffee Break: Scottish Bands

Steve Seel of The Current's Morning Show is away on holiday this week. Steve is in Scotland today, the day that they vote on a national referendum for independence. He sent an update about his trip and requested a Coffee Break of all Scottish bands. You shared your suggestions, so we made a playlist for you to listen to on this historic day.

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Today’s Music News: Snacks the Cat re-emerges in PETA video with Bethany Cosentino of Best Coast Local Blog

Bethany Cosentino of Best Coast has one of indie rock’s most famous cats: Snacks, who appeared on the cover of the first Best Coast album and has more Twitter followers than you. (Snacks is such a meme, he’s inspired a sub-meme in the form of Hipster Runoff’s Snacks the Cat Girl.) Snacks has now opened up about being adopted, via a PETA video […]

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1984 was pop’s greatest year, says Rolling Stone—and Prince was the best thing about it Local Blog

In a feature just published today, Rolling Stone declares 2014 the 30th anniversary of “pop’s greatest year.” 1984 was “the year that pop stood tallest,” according to several collaborators on a feature listing the 100 best songs of that year. And who stood tallest in 1984? Well, Madonna was pretty good—her “Borderline” comes in at #2. Michael Jackson? […]

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