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: One year later


One year ago, George Floyd was killed by a Minneapolis police officer, sparking unrest in the Twin Cities and mass protests across the world. What songs of reflection do you want to hear for today's 9:30 Coffee Break?

Coffee Break: The world of Dan Wilson


Happy 60th Birthday to Dan Wilson! For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear from Dan Wilson bands, or songs that he's written or produced for others?

Coffee Break: Classic and influential punk


Today is Joey Ramone's birthday - best-known as lead vocalist of the punk rock band the Ramones. In memory of Joey, what classic and influential punk rock do you want to hear, along with those they've inspired?

Coffee Break: Robots and bugs


Florida has officially started piloting the release of genetically modified mosquitoes in hopes of reducing the spread of disease. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear about robots and bugs?

Coffee Break: Tax Day


For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear for Tax Day?

Coffee Break: Cinco de Mayo


Today is Cinco de Mayo, a day that commemorates the defeat of French forces in the city of Puebla in Mexico in 1862. For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear by artists or bands with Mexican-American roots? Send us your requests.

Coffee Break: For the teachers


Happy Teachers' Day, during Teacher Appreciation Week. For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear for the teachers?