Musicheads®

Musicheads® Essentials is a web feature that gives the Current staff a chance to share some of our favorite albums of all time with our listeners. Join us each week as a different Current host or staff member picks an essential album from their collection and tells you why they love it.

Musicheads Essential Artist: Low


Low perform at the Fitzgerald Theater

April is Minnesota Music Month. To celebrate, each weekday this month we'll be spotlighting a different artist with special coverage on air and online. For Friday, April 10, we're shining a light on Low.

Musicheads Essential Artist: Hüsker Dü


Husker Du on the High Bridge

April is Minnesota Music Month. To celebrate, each weekday this month we'll be spotlighting a different artist with special coverage on air and online. For Thursday, April 9, we're shining a light on Husker Du.

Musicheads Essential Artist: Atmosphere


Atmosphere perform in The Current studio

April is Minnesota Music Month. To celebrate, each weekday this month we'll be spotlighting a different artist with special coverage on air and online. For Tuesday, April 7, we're shining a light on Atmosphere.

Musicheads Essential Artist: Ani DiFranco


Ani DiFranco press photo

March is Women's History Month. To celebrate, each weekday this month we'll be spotlighting a different artist with special coverage on air and online. For Friday, March 27, we're shining a light on Ani DiFranco.

Musicheads Essential Artist: Kate Bush


Kate Bush

March is Women's History Month. To celebrate, each weekday this month we'll be spotlighting a different artist with special coverage on air and online. For Thursday, March 26, we're shining a light on Kate Bush.

Musicheads Essential Artist: Janet Jackson


Janet Jackson performs at the MTV VMAs in 2009.

March is Women's History Month. To celebrate, each weekday this month we'll be spotlighting a different artist with special coverage on air and online. For Wednesday, March 25, we're shining a light on Janet Jackson.

Musicheads Essential Artist: Patti Smith


patti smith

March is Women's History Month. To celebrate, each weekday this month we'll be spotlighting a different artist with special coverage on air and online. For Tuesday, March 24, we're shining a light on Patti Smith.

Musicheads Essential Artist: Dessa


Soundset 2019

March is Women's History Month. To celebrate, each weekday this month we'll be spotlighting a different artist with special coverage on air and online. For Monday, March 23, we're shining a light on Dessa.

Musicheads Essential Artist: Carole King


Carole King performs on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'

March is Women's History Month. To celebrate, each weekday this month we'll be spotlighting a different artist with special coverage on air and online. For Friday, March 20, we're shining a light on Carole King.

Musicheads Essential Artist: Janelle Monaé


Janelle Monae at 'Black Panther' premiere

March is Women's History Month. To celebrate, each weekday this month we'll be spotlighting a different artist with special coverage on air and online. For Thursday, March 19, we're shining a light on Janelle Monae.