The Current Sessions

Live Performances from The Current

Wild Nothing performs live in The Current studio

Wild Nothing is the band from Virginia-born Jack Tatum. Produced entirely in his bedroom, Tatum started with the music before writing lyrics to his Smiths-inspired shoe-gaze songs. While on tour, Tatum brings a long band members to recreate the sounds live.

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Nightinghales perform in The Current studio

Purposefully misspelled Minneapolis band the Nightinghales draw heavily from American-inspired, British blues bands like the Rolling Stones, the Kinks, and the also alternatively-spelled Byrds.

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Jessica Lea Mayfield performs live in The Current studio

At the age of 21, singer-songwriter Jessica Lea Mayfield has been in the music business nearly her entire life. She began touring with her family at the age of four and then began singing with them when she was eight. Then at only sixteen, she started working with fellow Ohioan Dan Auerbach - one half of The Black Keys - when she was just sixteen.

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A Southern Songbook preview in The Current studio

The Great American Songbook is a compliation of American music, including ethnic American folk music, Ragtime, classical, and American and European musical theater from 1925 to 1960. Some have dismissed it as an older body of work that has no bearing on contemporary rock music; however, Adam Levy of the Honeydogs begs to differ.

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Fauna performs in The Current studio

17 years after the original members started playing together, the founding members of Fauna are back together. After a core lineup change in and a temporary period of extinction in the 1990's Fauna went into hibernation. Zachery Vex and crew are breathing new life into Fauna with a new EP Cellophane which will be released at Cause on Friday, February 11th.

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The Goondas perform in The Current studios

The Goondas have been compared to everyone from Mick Jagger to the Stooges to Steven Tyler. But these post-punk, gritty, blues-infused local stalwarts have a sound and look all their own.

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Liz Phair performs live in The Current studios

With a long career of ground-breaking music that began in the early '90s, singer-songwriter Liz Phair has moved from indie label goddess with the release of her debut "Exile in Guyville" in 1993 to selling over three million records across the globe including her latest, "Funstyle."

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