Oake and Riley in the Morning

Brian Oake and Jill Riley are on the air from 5-10 a.m. on weekdays. With occasional guests and the daily Coffee Break, you'll get what you need to start your day.

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Coffee Break: Naughty band names

We accidentally started a Twitter beef between children's entertainer Raffi and the band The New Pornographers yesterday. It all started when Raffi tweeted that he didn't approve of the band's name. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear from band names that Raffi wouldn't approve of?

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The New Pornographers play a stripped-down set in The Current studio

In town for a show at First Avenue, the New Pornographers stopped at The Current for a session hosted by Brian Oake and Jill Riley. Frontman and chief songwriter A.C. Newman explains how he'd love to write a song like 'Daydream Believer' -- and how the video for the song 'High Ticket Attractions' was shot by Minnesota filmmaker Dan Huiting.

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