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: Munson Love Time


Semisonic performing at First Avenue

John Munson is joining Jill Riley this morning for a special set of sensual songs that can help inspire...activity....in the bedroom. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what requests do you have for Munson Love Time?

Coffee Break: Best part of breakin' up


crying in the car.

Tomorrow is Valentine's Day and we have a special theme cooked up for you, so today, let's break up! What songs do you want to hear for today's 9:30 Coffee Break that feature a breakup?

Coffee Break: The single experience


A single rose

As we inch closer to Valentine's Day, we want to shine a light on the single experience. Maybe you're single and loving it. Maybe you're single and ready to mingle. Either way, Jill and Anna will be your dates this morning. For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that touch on the single experience?

Coffee Break: Hinterland


Leon Bridges: portraits at The Current

The Hinterland Music Festival in Iowa will be July 31 - August 2 and the lineup has been announced as of today. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, let's take a listen to artists that will be playing this year's Hinterland.

Coffee Break: Non-English lyrics


Bong Joon Ho reacts as he is presented with the award for best picture

Last night Bong Joon-ho's "Parasite" became the first non-English language film to win Best Picture at the Academy Awards. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that have non-English lyrics?

Coffee Break: Please


Beatles arrive at JFK

Today in 1963, the first Beatles single "Please Please Me" was released in the U.S. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that say please?

Coffee Break: Bands that are hard to google


Coffee Break Graphic

We're playing a new band called "FEET" and Jill had the great idea to feature bands that would be hard to google for today's 9:30 Coffee Break. What bands do you want to hear that would fit that bill?

Coffee Break: Artists with Personas


Coffee Break Graphic

It's Alice Cooper's birthday, and today in 1976 David Bowie debuted his persona as The Thin White Duke. So, for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, we'd like to take a moment to celebrate artists with personas.

Coffee Break: Post-Punk


Andy Gill

Honoring the passing of Gang of Four's guitarist Andy Gill, today's theme is post-punk songs, illustrating the band's lasting influence. For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what post-punk songs do you want to hear?