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: The Happiness Playlist (part 2)


Coffee Break happiness playlist

It's a challenging time to be alive we want to create reasons for you to smile this week. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, help us come up with a giant happiness playlist. What songs do you want to hear that make you happy?

Coffee Break: The Happiness Playlist (part 1)


Mark Mallman Coffee

It's a challenging time to be alive and whether you're working, home alone in quarantine or keeping a family happy inside the house, we want to create reasons for you to smile this week. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, help us come up with a giant happiness playlist. What songs do you want to hear that make you happy?

Coffee Break: Live from The Current


Heart Bones perform at The Current.

So many musicians have moved their performances online in the name of social distancing and tours being canceled or postponed, and The Current has been assembling a day-by-day virtual gig list of these online shows. It's gotten us in the mood for a more stripped-down, in-person feeling for music right now. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that were recorded in The Current studios?

Coffee Break: Spring


Planet Earth

Though it doesn't feel like it in Minnesota today, it's officially the first day of Spring. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear for Spring?

Coffee Break: Downtown


Petula Clark

Since we can't go downtown these days, let's take a musical trip downtown this morning. What songs do you want to hear for today's 9:30 Coffee Break that mention downtown?

Coffee Break: Irish musicians for St. Patrick's Day


The Cranberries

Minnesota has temporarily closed its bars, restaurants and other venues that serve dine-in guests in the name of social distancing and stopping the spread of germs, so tonight's celebrations for St. Patrick's Day will be likely...at home and low key. But that doesn't mean we can't have a musical celebration this morning. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear from Irish musicians?

Coffee Break: Greatest soundtrack songs


The Breakfast Club Soundtrack

The Current is looking for you to fill out your brackets for this year's March Music Madness - which is themed on the Greatest Soundtracks of All Time. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what iconic songs do you want to hear that were on a movie soundtrack?

Coffee Break: Auto-Tune


March Music Madness: Iconic Voices Cher

Today in 1999, Cher started a four-week run at No. 1 on the U.S. singles chart with the dance-pop hit "Believe". So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that use Auto-Tune?