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The Duluth Local Show, hosted by Brittany Lind, can be heard on The Current in Duluth every Sunday at 8 p.m.

Events in Duluth


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Find concerts, festivals and cultural events in the Zenith City on The Current's events calendar.

Joan Osborne to sing Dylan in Duluth on the eve of Bob’s 78th birthday


Joan Osborne has performed and recorded with Bob Dylan, but she doesn’t claim to really “know” him. “I think he’s a very mercurial person,” she said in 2017, shortly after releasing an album of Dylan covers. “So, I think I’m probably just as in the dark as anyone else when taking on his songs, but…

Duluth Local Show's Mike Novitzki says farewell for now...


Duluth Local Show host Mike Novitzki

Mike Novitzki, host of The Duluth Local Show and the face of all things Current in the Twin Ports, bids adieu to the station and its audience as he embarks on a new adventure that will take him to the southern hemisphere.

FEMN Fest bringing music and education to Duluth with all-female lineup


When thinking back to last year’s inaugural FEMN Fest, co-producer Abigail Mlinar remembers there being “love in the room every night.” The Duluth festival returns Sept. 21-22 for its second year and includes a lineup of female-identifying musicians, educators, and vendors. It is an unconventional music festival that acts, in the words of Mlinar, as “an opportunity…

Don Ness and Duluth musicians re-inaugurate NorShor Theatre


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One chapter in the long and complicated history of Duluth’s NorShor Theatre is the role it played as a rock venue and casual hangout for the city’s burgeoning music scene of the late ’90s and early 2000s when heavy hitters like Low, Trampled By Turtles, and Charlie Parr were just starting their careers. Following that…