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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 and happened to be in Scotland yesterday, the day before citizens vote on whether they want to remain in the United Kingdom or to break away as an independent country. He sent an update about his trip and requested a Coffee Break of all Scottish bands. You shared your suggestions, we played 'em on air. But we made a playlist, too, so you can listen to all Scottish bands on this historic day!

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