The Current Sessions

Live Performances from The Current

Richard Buckner - in studio

With the release of his new eighth CD "Meadow," Richard Buckner has once again delivered an incredible performance fueled with swirling melodies and strong rhythms.

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The 88 perform in studio

The 88 are not just great at writing and performing great, old-fashioned pop songs. They're also really nice guys.

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The Dirty Dozen Brass Band

Each member of the Dirty Dozen Brass Band could tell you how Hurricane Katrina has affected their lives, but as a group they continue to tour and share the musical traditions and culture of New Orleans.

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Zero 7 - in studio

What started out as a limited run EP from a couple tea-boys turned engineers turned songwriters has become one of the most well-respected all-star collaborations in the electronica scene.

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M. Ward - in studio

M. Ward doesn't like to discuss the meanings of the songs he writes; he prefers the songs to speak for themselves. Luckily, the Portland-based singer's songs have a lot to say about subjects from love to the state of America.

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Jurassic 5 - in studio

Anyone who knows anything about "Old School Hip Hop" has probably compared Jurassic 5 to the Cold Crush Brothers, The Crash Crew, or the Furious Five. Don't be confused, as J5 has their own signature style that is like nothing else on the Hip Hop scene today.

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Cracker performs in studio

Cracker may be considered a somewhat traditional rock band, yet singer/guitarist David Lowery's roots were anything but traditional since he's fronted the '80s outfit Camper Van Beethoven.

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The [Gosh Darn] Doo Wop Band - in studio

Remember Bowser and Sha-Na-Na? Well, there's a Twin Cities group that thinks it is high time for another revival. The [Gosh Darn] Doo Wop Band features three female singers who sing about heartbroken girls and the bad boys they love.

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