Coffee Break: Decide!

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After last night's presidential debate, it's only fitting that today, September 27, is National Voter Registration Day - a day to highlight voter registration opportunities and create awareness around when and how voting can be possible for all. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that feature making a choice?

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Drive-By Truckers perform in The Current studio


'American Band', the new album from Drive-By Truckers, comes out Sept. 30, and is being hailed as the band's most explicitly political record to date. 'Every time I turn on the news or look at my phone, some other just horrendous thing has happened, and often it's so senseless,' says the band's Patterson Hood. Listen to new songs from Drive-By Truckers and to their interview with Sean McPherson.

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Review and photos: Haley Bonar goes big with new music at Sociable Cider Werks


Summer’s last sigh found its perfect soundtrack on a blustery late September night in Northeast Minneapolis this past weekend. Sociable Cider Werks threw the last in their series of Sociable Summer concerts, a show that also doubled as Haley Bonar’s local album release show. Bonar released her latest, Impossible Dream, back in August, and while…

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Giveaways

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The Chart Show Ballot


Vote every week for your top five tracks (and enter our weekly ticket giveaway while you're at it), then tune in Wednesday nights at 8 p.m. CT to see if your favorites make the Chart Show, hosted by Mark Wheat!

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The Current Sessions®

Drive-By Truckers perform in The Current studio

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'American Band', the new album from Drive-By Truckers, comes out Sept. 30, and is being hailed as the band's most explicitly political record to date. 'Every time I turn on the news or look at my phone, some other just horrendous thing has happened, and often it's so senseless,' says the band's Patterson Hood. Listen to new songs from Drive-By Truckers and to their interview with Sean McPherson.

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Haley Bonar performs in The Current studio


Ready to celebrate the release of her latest album, 'Impossible Dream,' at Sociable Cider Werks in Minneapolis on Sunday, Sept. 25, Haley Bonar and her band stopped in to The Current's studio for a session hosted by Mac Wilson.

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Oake and Riley Features

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Coffee Break: Decide!


After last night's presidential debate, it's only fitting that today, September 27, is National Voter Registration Day - a day to highlight voter registration opportunities and create awareness around when and how voting can be possible for all. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that feature making a choice?

Read More