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Dave Grohl's SXSW 2013 keynote


Dave Grohl

Dave Grohl has become the unofficial Mayor of Rock 'n' Roll: a gregarious ambassador who wins armloads of Grammys and even directs a music documentary.

Soundset 2013: Atmosphere, Snoop Dogg and many more


Soundset 2012

The lineup for the biggest (and best) indie rap festival is here. The sixth annual Soundset Festival, will take place Sunday, May 26, 2013, and it promises to be nine hours of incredible Hip Hop at Canterbury Park in Shakopee, MN.

David Bowie: The Stars (Are Out Tonight)


The Stars (Are Out Tonight)

There's another new song from David Bowie and it's called "The Stars (Are Out Tonight)." This is the second Bowie song in the past few months after a dry spell that lasted ten years.

Encountering Nine Inch Nails for the first time


With Trent Reznor's announcement about a Nine Inch Nails tour, Barb Abney looks back at her first encounter with the band, and picks her top 5 songs from the NIN catalog.

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.