MicroShows

MicroShows are The Current's special shows in intimate venues with surprising artists. When we have an active giveaway, we will post it here.

Watch the Cactus Blossoms' Microshow performance


The Cactus Blossoms perform at MicroShow

On a snowy December evening, the Cactus Blossoms' Page Burkum, Jack Torrey and Jacob Hanson serenaded a small audience inside St. Paul's Virginia Street Church. With their timeless melodies and perfect harmonies, the Cactus Blossoms performed songs from their 2019 album 'Easy Way' as well as some back-catalogue gems.

Watch Son Volt perform a nine-song Microshow set


Son Volt microshow at the Fine Line

Jay Farrar and Mark Spencer of Americana icons Son Volt perform a nine-song set before an audience of lucky winners at the Fine Line in Minneapolis, recorded live in August 2019.

Sharon Van Etten performs a MicroShow at the Warming House in Minneapolis


Sharon Van Etten performs a MicroShow at the Warming House

Shortly after the release of her new album, 'Remind Me Tomorrow,' Sharon Van Etten performed a MicroShow at the Warming House in Minneapolis, an intimate 40-seat listening room. Concert attendees were those who had won tickets to the show through The Current's on-air and online giveaways to the event.

Death Cab for Cutie perform a Microshow in the Forum at MPR


Death Cab for Cutie perform a MicroShow at MPR

Just upstairs from The Current's broadcast and recording studios, Death Cab for Cutie perform a Microshow in the Forum at Minnesota Public Radio. Concert attendees were those who had won tickets to the show through The Current's on-air and online giveaways to the event.