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

9:30 Coffee Break: Bowie


Black and White David Bowie

Tonight at First Avenue, the David Bowie tribute concert Rebel, Rebel is taking place. While tonight will be all Bowie covers, we are going to play songs from the man himself for today's 9:30 Coffee Break.

9:30 Coffee Break: Do It!


do it painting

What songs with the phrase "do it" in the lyrics do you want to hear for today's 9:30 Coffee Break.

9:30 Coffee Break: Today


There are plenty of songs that talk about doing things "today". So, let's play songs that highlight the word "today" for the 9:30 Coffee Break. What do you want us to play?

9:30 Coffee Break: Love is the Law


City workers place gay pride flags along wabasha

Yesterday the Minnesota legislature passed a bill to allow same-sex marriage. Today Gov. Dayton will be signing the bill to make it official. We are acknowledging the historic moment by playing some artists who rock with pride.

9:30 Coffee Break: Bugs


Plate of bugs, insects

A recent study has shown the best way to eat sustainably would be to start munching on insects. We probably aren't going to start anytime soon, but we'll play some songs about bugs for today's 9:30 Coffee Break.

9:30 Coffee Break: Songs For Mom


Mom tattoo heart

What songs about mom or mother should we play for today's 9:30 Coffee Break? Feel free to share a story about your mom in the comments and we'll celebrate mothers for the Coffee Break.

9:30 Coffee Break: Spring / Summer Outfit


various ourfits

Here's your challenge: create an entire outfit out of song titles. Give us some suggestions and we'll pick out enough to create a Spring/Summertime outfit for the 9:30 Coffee Break.

9:30 Coffee Break: Spring / Summer Outfit


various ourfits

Here's your challenge: create an entire outfit out of song titles. Give us some suggestions and we'll pick out enough to create a Spring/Summertime outfit for the 9:30 Coffee Break.

9:30 Coffee Break: Wild Beasts


Cheetah in the zoo

We want to feature artists with wild animal band names for today's 9:30 Coffee Break. What are some of your favorite bands named after wild animals?