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Today’s Music News: Pink Floyd release new album art, and it’s very Pink Floyd Local Blog

Pink Floyd have confirmed details and cover art for their new album: The Endless River will be released on Nov. 10. It will be a four-sided instrumental album built on tracks recorded with keyboardist Rick Wright, who died in 2008. The current incarnation of Floyd, led by guitarist David Gilmour, does not include founding vocalist/bassist/mastermind Roger Waters. (Rolling Stone) According […]

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You're invited to join Mark Wheat in London

You're invited to join Mark Wheat in London

Join Mark Wheat on a trip designed exclusively by and for The Current: visit London to examine the remarkable variety of past and present British musicians and their global influences on the music scene and the culture at large. This MPR Custom Travel trip is scheduled for April 19 to 27, 2015.

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Festival Palomino: Trampled By Turtles and friends transcend the rain in Canterbury Park Local Blog

This spring, Trampled by Turtles finalized plans to host a new music festival, featuring a hand-picked lineup of nine local and national acts, headlined by the Duluth folk-rockers themselves. Months later, on Saturday, Sept. 20, the fledgling Festival Palomino finally saw daylight…and storm clouds and lightning and wind. Despite challenging weather that revealed the venue’s Achilles’s […]

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