Coffee Break

At The Current, it's no secret that we love our listeners. And we especially love when listeners write in with suggestions for the Coffee Break

Coffee Break: Double-name bands


Coffee Break Graphic

We recently did a Coffee Break of "single-named artists" celebrating HALEY's new moniker, and listener Holland wrote in with a great variation on this topic. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what bands do you want to hear that have a double name (like Duran Duran)?

Coffee Break: 90s B-squad


Flannel

We spent all last week pitting the greatest 90s albums against each other in March Music Madness. Now that we've gotten a small break from it, let's deep dive even further. What 90s songs that weren't a part of March Music Madness do you want to hear for today's 9:30 Coffee Break?

Coffee Break: Space, planets and rockets


Spiral galaxy M51

Today in 1968, Russian Soviet pilot and cosmonaut Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin died. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs that mention space, planets, rockets, etc. do you want to hear?

Coffee Break: Chuck Berry covers


chuck berry getty

Chuck Berry, one of the early pioneers of rock & roll, passed away this weekend at 90. We'll be playing his music throughout the day today, so for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what Chuck Berry covers would you like to hear?

Coffee Break: Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps)


Jill and Brian and del Toro exhibit

We were lucky enough to get a tour of the new Mia exhibit "Guillermo del Toro: At Home with Monsters" and chat with curator Gabe Ritter for today's Rock & Roll Lifestyle. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that reference scary monsters?

Coffee Break: Months


Calendar

It's March 15 which means it's the Ides of March - a day on the Roman calendar marked by several religious observances, most notably the assassination of Julius Caesar in 44 BC. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that mention specific months?

Coffee Break: Math!


pi

It's March 14, so you know what that means. Happy Pi Day! For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that use or mention math?

Coffee Break: Colors for Holi


Holi

Last night began Holi - the Hindu spring festival of colors celebrated in India and Nepal that signifies the victory of good over evil, the end of winter, and a day to meet others and repair broken relationships. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that mention colors?

Coffee Break: Tick tock rock


Original clock

We'll be springing forward this weekend for Daylight Saving Time which begins first thing on Sunday. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs that mention time or clocks, or make tick tock sounds would you like to hear?

Coffee Break: Single-named artists


The artist formerly known as Haley Bonar formally changed her name and would like to be artistically referred to as HALEY. In honor of her new moniker, what single-named artists would you like to hear for today's 9:30 Coffee Break?