Live Current Vol. 8

A preview of our new Live Current Volume 8 compilation. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  1. Listen Interview with Adam Turman

    Sep 6, 2012

It's that time of year again — the return of our Live Current compilation series. We've brought together 17 of the very best of all the performances in The Current studios in the last year — plus a few truly amazing concert performances — and put it all on one CD for you, our listeners. Check out the full tracklist below!

We've also got an interview from the Morning Show with artist Adam Turman, who designed this year's cover art, that you can listen to above.

Listeners like you provide half of the funding needed to power Minnesota Public Radio and bring you the music on The Current that you value each and every day. To celebrate your ongoing support, you can pre-order Live Current Vol. 8 CD as a thank you gift when you become a member or renew your membership now.

Your contribution is essential in keeping public radio and The Current alive. Get Live Current Vol. 8 when you become a new member or renew your membership.

Tracklist

1. Lumineers – "Ho Hey," recorded live in the Current studios on April 11, 2012

2. Poliça – "The Maker," recorded live in the Current studios on November 30, 2011

3. Nada Surf – "Waiting for Something," recorded live in the Current studios on March 31, 2012

4. Mayer Hawthorne – "No Strings," recorded live at First Avenue on May 18, 2012

5. Lana Del Rey – "Video Games," recorded live in the Current studios on March 9, 2012

6. Trampled By Turtles – "Alone," recorded live at the Current studios on April 11, 2012.

7. tUnE-yArDs – "My Country," recorded at Rock The Garden on June 16, 2012.

8. Doomtree – "The Grand Experiment," recorded live at the UBS Forum on December 1, 2011.

9. The Head and the Heart – "Lost In My Mind," recorded live at the Current studios on June 8, 2011.

10. Nick Lowe – "Sensitive Man," recorded live at the Current studios on December 6, 2011.

11. Punch Brothers – "Movement & Location," recorded live at the Current studios on March 2, 2012.

12. First Aid Kit – "The Lion's Roar," recorded live at the Current studios on April 7, 2012.

13. Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes – "Man On Fire" recorded live at the Current studios on May 25, 2012.

14. The Pines – "All The While" recorded live at the Current studios on January 25, 2012.

15. Of Monsters and Men – "Little Talks," recorded live at the Current studios on March 29, 2012.

16. Craig Finn – "Sarah, I'm Surrounded" recorded live at the Current studios on February 5, 2012.

17. My Morning Jacket – "Circuital", recorded at Rock The Garden on June 18, 2011.