On The Ball with Mark Wheat: an action-packed weekend

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An exciting weekend that featured the Tyne and Wear derby, Portland clinch a vital spot in MLS, and Minnesota United FC mainstay Kevin Friedland plays in a glorious victory at home as he prepares to hang up his boots.

Find out what's on Live Current Vol. 9

Live Current, Vol. 9

Are you ready for the next installment of Live Current? Each weekday at 7 a.m. and 7 p.m., we'll reveal a new track from volume 9 of Live Current, which is only available by becoming a member of Minnesota Public Radio.

On the Ball with Mark Wheat

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On the Ball with Mark Wheat is a new Monday feature on The Current that celebrates the connections between music and soccer, with an eye to the past weekend's results. This week, Mark looks at West Brom's 2 - 1 defeat of Manchester United in the Premier League.

Bill DeVille's musical postcard from Nashville

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The Current's Bill DeVille recently visited Nashville, Tenn., to attend the Americana Music Conference — very fitting for the host of United States of Americana! Read about and see photos of Bill's experiences in "Music City."

Your Questions for Paul McCartney

Paul McCartney

Tomorrow at 8:30 a.m., The Current's Steve Seel and Jill Riley will share their interview with Paul McCartney. In the meantime, we put the question out on Facebook and Twitter: What would you ask Paul McCartney if you had the chance to interview him. Here are some of your replies.