Coffee Break

At The Current, it's no secret that we love our listeners. And we especially love when listeners write in with suggestions for the Coffee Break

Coffee Break: Rise of grunge


Today is the 30th anniversary of the release of Nirvana's "Nevermind." For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what grunge bands do you want to hear?

Coffee Break: Americana Awards


Last night was the 20th annual Americana Music Honors & Awards ceremony. For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, which honorees and winners do you really want to hear?

Coffee Break: First Day of Fall


Fall is officially here! For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs that give you those good fall feelings do you want to hear?

Coffee Break: Gratitude


Today is World Gratitude Day. For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs that express gratitude do you want to hear?

Coffee Break: New Nashville


Inspired by this week's Album of the Week feature on Adia Victoria - we'd like to dive into the new generation of artists coming out of Nashville. So, for today's 9:30 Coffee Break - which recent artists out of Nashville would you like to hear?

Coffee Break: Oktoberfest


Oktoberfest season is here! The season of suds is here, and we'd like to celebrate accordingly. For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that mention beer?

Coffee Break: Greatest Songs of All Time


For the first time in 17 years, Rolling Stone has updated their rankings of The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time. For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, tell us what you think of their rankings! Who you think should've made the top 20?

Coffee Break: New Wave


One of New Wave's founding fathers, Ric Ocasek of the Cars died on this day in 2019 at the age of 75. For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what New Wave bands do you want to hear?

Coffee Break: Neo-Soul


On Amy Winehouse's birthday, we remember her for her music and how she blended her deep vocals and an eclectic mix of musical genres, including soul, rhythm and blues, jazz, and reggae, to create her own special version of neo-soul. For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what neo-soul artists do you want to hear?

Coffee Break: Friendship


A new survey says making friends in the Twin Cities is hard. For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs about friendship do you want to hear?