Are you ready for the next installment of Live Current? Each weekday at 7 a.m. and 7 p.m., we'll reveal a new track from volume 9 of Live Current, which is only available when you become a Member of The Current.
Keep checking back! A new track will be revealed here each weekday at 7 a.m.
Track 1: Alabama Shakes - I Ain't The Same
Track 2: Family of the Year - Hero
Track 3: Divine Fits - Would That Not Be Nice
Track 4: JD McPherson - North Side Gal
Track 5: Django Django - Firewater
Track 6: Brother Ali - Only Life I Know
Track 7: BOY - Little Numbers
Track 9: Dawes - From a Window Seat
Track 10: Chastity Brown - After You
Track 11: Antibalas - Dirty Money
Track 12: Dan Croll - From Nowhere
Track 13: Michael Kiwanuka - Tell Me a Tale
Track 14: Metric - Youth Without Youth
Track 15: Willie Walker & The Twin Cities Funk and Soul All Stars - Lucky Loser
Recorded live at The Current's 8th Birthday Party
Track 16: Hot Chip - Night and Day
Track 17: Alt-J - Fitzpleasure
Live Current Vol. 9 is available on CD and LP.
Live Current quiz
How well do you know Live Current? To celebrate the release of Live Current Vol. 9, take our quiz to test your knowledge of the Live Current series and its legacy.
About the artwork
Each year, The Current commissions a local artist to create the cover of the compilation. This year, we reached out to legendary hand-cut printmaker (and Amphetamine Reptile founder/co-owner of Grumpy's Bar) Tom Hazelmyer.
To learn more about Tom's work, check out this documentary made by our friends at MN Original. It features some interview clips with The Current's Music Director, David Safar: