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: Song titles that would make good TV shows


Television

The Plain White T's "Hey There Delilah" is being adapted into a TV series as a scripted romantic dramedy about a long-distance relationship. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear whose titles would make good TV shows?

Coffee Break: Solo albums


Steve Perry at The Current

From time to time an artist will take a little break from his or her band to make a solo album. Steve Perry has recently announced his new album 'Traces' which means that Jill got to talk to one of her heroes this week. And Thom Yorke is coming into town in December with his solo act. For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear from solo albums from people that are normally part of a band?

Coffee Break: Primary colors for Election Day


primary colors

It's Primary Day in Minnesota - your opportunity to cast your vote for U.S. Senators, Governor and Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, County Sheriff and School Board Member. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that mention primary colors - red, yellow or blue?

Coffee Break: 80s rock icons


Duran Duran

August 10 is Duran Duran Appreciation Day! In honor of the band and in honor of "Transmission Presents: The '80s with DJ Jake Rudh" at First Ave this Saturday, what 80s rock icons would you like to hear for today's 9:30 Coffee Break?

Coffee Break: Showing skin


Iggy Pop and the Stooges

It's a high of 89 degrees in the Twin Cities today and if you're a lover of long sleeves and corduroy pants, you best find some AC. For today's Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear from artists who have a propensity to show some skin?

Coffee Break: Power couples


Jay-Z and Beyonce at the 2017 Grammys.

Beyonce and Jay-Z are in town for a show tonight at U.S. Bank Stadium on their "On the Run II" Tour. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear from power couples?

Coffee Break: Friends, neighbors, building communities


National Night Out

It's National Night Out - the annual community-building campaign that promotes neighborhood camaraderie and safety. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that center around friendship, neighbors and building communities?

Coffee Break: Breaking the law


Judas Priest

Our BFF listener Loran had a great idea for a Coffee Break. He says "not to encourage such action, but there's a fair amount of vandalism in rock". So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that talk about breaking the law in some way?