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A collection featuring new music discoveries from The Current.

Sibling Rivalry: 35 Top Family Bands

With the holidays upon us, many of us at The Current are looking forward to seeing our families, especially our brothers and sisters, which had us thinking about all the great sibling bands. We are family.

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Jake Rudh's holiday playlist

The host of Transmission, Jake Rudh, provides a playlist of some of his favorite holiday jams as nice alternatives to the seasonal norm. Just don't ask him for any help explaining what a Cocteau Twin is to Grandma.

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Dessa now part of 'London Beat' tour with Mark Wheat The Current's Morning Show

Calling all music-loving travelers! Mark Wheat is going to England next April, and if you've always wanted to explore the London music scene, this is the trip for you. And now, Mark Wheat has invited Dessa to be part of the trip. You'll get to see Dessa's first show in London as she kicks off a European tour. You'll also catch an in-store performance by Aby Wolf at Rough Trade. The trip is set for April 19 to 27, 2015. Book by Dec. 31, 2014, to save with an early-bird special.

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First Listen: Bryan Ferry, 'Avonmore'

The Roxy Music singer channels his classic work while still sounding fresh. Ferry's sound remains full, clear and direct, with intricate layers of instruments shifting in and out of focus.

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