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John Moe reveals Wits spring line-up


Wits

10 big, hilarious, can't-miss shows in 4 months. John Moe will announce all the guests -- comedy and music stars -- on Tuesday, Feb. 19 at 9:05 a.m. here on The Current.

All you need to know about the 2013 Grammys


2013 Grammy Award nominees

This year's Grammy nominations have the greatest overlap with the Current's playlist than any other year in our history. The actual awards -- well, they overlapped a little.

Patty Andrews of the Andrews Sisters dead at 94


The Andrews Sisters

Though Minnesota music has certainly enjoyed its share of recognition in the 50 years since the Andrews Sisters stopped performing, the vocal trio has endured as one of the most prolific and commercially successful groups to ever come out of the state. Sisters Maxene, Patty, and LaVerne were born in northern Minnesota, first broke out at a talent show in Minneapolis, and spent their summers vacationing in Mound long after their booming career required that they move to California.

New Dawes album due out in April


Dawes

Los Angeles' Dawes, the indie quartet behind Current favorites such as "When My Time Comes" and "Time Spent In Los Angeles," announced details of a new album earlier today.