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: Father figure


George Michael in 1988

Without knowing each other's selections, both Jill and Brian chose songs for today's Song War that feature issues with a father. And at age 68, Billy Joel is expecting his third child. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that mention fathers?

Coffee Break: Canadian icons


Paul Langlois and Gordon Downie

Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie has died from brain cancer at age 53. Musicians and fans around the word are mourning his loss, especially in his home country of Canada. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear from Canadian icons?

Coffee Break: Rock & Roll


An image of Chuck Berry was displayed at the Rock Hall induction

This morning for Today in Music History, we highlighted Chuck Berry who was born today in 1926 and died this past March at the age of 90. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that mention "rock & roll" in the lyrics?

Coffee Break: This "and" that


For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear from bands that are named "Blank AND Blank"?

Coffee Break: Little blanks


Today in 1951, eighteen-year-old Richard Penniman, a.k.a. Little Richard, made his first recordings at a studio in Atlanta. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that have "Little" in the title or chorus?

Coffee Break: Superstition


black cat

It's Friday the 13th! So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that mention superstition, luck, black cats, supernatural circumstances, etc.?

Coffee Break: Good morning!


coffee

Good morning! We're looking for songs for today's 9:30 Coffee Break that say good morning or talk about morning things - breakfast, coffee, waking up, sunshine, etc. Help us wake up with a tasty selection of tunes.

Coffee Break: Hold on


Wilson Phillips

We've been having fun exploring songs that have the same title this week - both with our Monday Coffee Break and our Tuesday music trivia. But for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that are called "Hold On"? You'd be surprised how many there are....

Coffee Break: John Prine impact


John Prine

Country/folk singer John Prine turns 71 today, so for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that are either covers of his music or influenced by him?