Discover Music

Take The Current's Time Machine Quiz: 1978

Time Machine Tuesday

On Tuesday night, Bill DeVille hosted a Time Machine all about music from the year 1978. Now take the quiz: Listen to the mashup of five songs from the show, and see if you can identify them.

DJ Pick of the Week: Charly Bliss, 'Glitter'

Charly Bliss

Mac Wilson has the DJ Pick of the Week for April 24, and he's selected 'Glitter' by Charly Bliss. 'Charly Bliss are bursting with choruses that are memorable after just one listen,' Mac writes.

Jade shares her music picks for Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu

The Current's Jade is out this week because she and some friends are in Peru to climb the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu. To help prepare for the trip, Jade put together a couple of playlists. ' I did want to share my playlists with you, so you can be with me in spirit,' Jade writes. 'Let me know what you think, and share some of your favorite workout songs.'

Theft of the Dial: The Revolution

Andrea Swensson and The Revolution.

The Revolution are in town to perform this weekend at Celebration 2017, the four-day long event taking place at Paisley Park to honor the life of Prince on the anniversary of his passing. Ahead of their highly anticipated weekend performance and ensuing tour, the Revolution stopped by The Current to flood our airwaves with their favorite Prince songs and to share the stories of how theses songs became so dear to them.

Prince's sexiest songs, according to Har Mar Superstar

Prince on the cover of 'Dirty Mind'

Minnesota's own Har Mar Superstar gave Jade his picks for Prince's 12 sexiest songs. Listen to his selections, read about how he chose them, and find out which one he's been regularly covering on tour.

Bob Mould performs #MicroShow at the Turf Club in St. Paul

Bob Mould Microshow

In April of 2016, The Current hosted a #MicroShow with Bob Mould at the Turf Club in St. Paul. On the same day that Prince passed away, Mould shared a blistering and cathartic eleven-song set from his time in Sugar and his work as a soloist. Listen to songs from that performance on our website.