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The Current highlights the best in new music and groundbreaking musicians who still inspire with Song of the Day, Album of the Week, March Music Madness, and the year-end Top 89. We also celebrate the past, present, and future of Minnesota music.

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Album of the Week: "Late Developers"

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With the news that they canceled their North American tour so that frontman Stuart Murdock could focus on his health, we’re diving deeper into Belle and Sebastian’s new album, Late Developers. Read more

The Nude Party - Ride On

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Today's Song of the Day is "Ride On" from The Nude Party’s album, Rides On, out March 10th. The Nude Party will be performing at the Turf Club on Sunday, April 16th. Read more

New songs by Joseph, Selah C, Vagabon and more

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Oregon trio Joseph are back with a new song ahead of their next album, while Noel Gallagher and his High Flying Birds as well as Brooklyn-via-Cameroon musician Vagabon each return with new music. Meanwhile, Stephen Sanchez, Yaeji and charismatic local artist Selah C all release new songs that are sure to garner enthusiastic attention. Read more


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