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: Flight


The Wright Brothers' plane

Today, December 17, is Wright Brothers Day. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that mention flight, airplanes, jets, pilots, wings, the sky, etc.?

Coffee Break: Jazz


Irv Williams

Renowned saxophonist and jazz musician Irv Williams has passed away at the age of 100. For today's 9:30 Coffee Break in his memory, what jazz songs - classic and contemporary - would you like to hear?

Coffee Break: Surprise album drops


Beyonce performs at Coachella, April 2018.

Today in 2013, Beyonce's self-titled album was released with no advance notice, sending radio stations scrambling to get the songs on the air and generating lots of free publicity. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that were from surprise album drops?

Coffee Break: Anniversary bands


Fans at The Current's 14th Birthday Party

Just after 9 am, we will announce the bands playing at our 15th Anniversary Party which will be on Saturday, January 18 at First Avenue. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, sit back, relax and let us help you get excited for this momentous occasion.

Coffee Break: Rocky Mountain High


John Denver

December 11 is International Mountain Day, designated by the United Nations General Assembly to highlight the importance of sustainable mountain development. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that mention mountains?

Coffee Break: A trip to Sweden


Roxette

Roxette singer Marie Fredriksson has died at the age of 61 of complications from a brain tumor. In Marie's honor, what songs do you want to hear from Swedish bands or musicians?

Coffee Break: Rapid lyrics


Coffee Break Graphic

Today in 1989, Billy Joel started a two-week run at No. 1 on the U.S. singles chart with "We Didn't Start The Fire". For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that feature rapidly-performed lyrics?

Coffee Break: Contemporary covers


SOAK performs on 'Late Night with Seth Meyers'

There are so many Current-y covers coming out these days that we thought it was high time to put together a special Coffee Break of them. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what contemporary covers of new or old songs do you want to hear?

Coffee Break: The Greatest


Lana Del Rey

The morning crew can't stop obsessing over the song "The Greatest" by Lana Del Rey, so let's build a set of songs around it for today's 9:30 Coffee Break. What songs do you want to hear that mention the "greatest" or "great"?