Each weekday, The Current's Morning Show DJs Steve Seel and Jill Riley welcome a guest to talk about sports (Monday), technology (Tuesday), food (Wednesday), the arts (Thursday) and film (Friday), with occasional interviews with special guests for added enjoyment. Don't miss a single feature; subscribe to The Current's Morning Show Daily Highlights, a podcast from your friends at 89.3 The Current. You can also listen live at thecurrent.org.
With successful career that includes '80s hits with the Stray Cats and '90s hits with the Brian Setzer Orchestra, Brian Setzer has a new album out and he kicks off a Christmas tour tonight in his adopted hometown of Minneapolis. Setzer talks to The Current's Jill Riley about his music and about his guitar, which he has donated to the Smithsonian Institution, and how it got those signature dice knobs.
Oscar Isaac, the star of the critically-acclaimed film 'Inside Llewyn Davis' spoke with The Current's Jill Riley about finger-picking guitar, working with Marcus Mumford and T-Bone Burnett, and having the best time of his life.
Program Director Jim McGuinn joined The Morning Show's Jill Riley and Steve Seel to offer suggestions to help with your holiday shopping for music lovers while they discuss their favorite re-issues and box sets of 2013.