Celebrate International Women's Day with music

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Celebrate International Women's Day with music! (MPR Graphic)

International Women's Day is March 8, a global day celebrating the achievements of women, and The Current will play nothing but music fronted by musicians who identify as women across genres and eras, presented by the women of The Current. Listeners will hear a playlist of Patsy Cline, Patti Smith and PaviElle. Laura Marling and Lauryn Hill. Sleater-Kinney, Sharon Jones and St. Vincent. Feist and Fiona Apple. Anohni and Alice Merton. Kate Bush and Kate Nash. Bjork and Billie Holiday. As well as interviews, mini studio sessions, and online content throughout the day.

Schedule


YouTube Playlist

Participating stations


The Current invites our peers at non-commercial radio stations to join us in our celebration of women in music. Stations can still sign up and download graphics to support your efforts.

The following stations are celebrating women in music on March 8.

KJAC The Colorado Sound
Front Range, Steamboat Springs, Summit County, CO
coloradosound.org

KTBG 90.9 The Bridge
Kansas City, MO
Bridge909.org

KUTX
Austin, TX
kutx.org

Radio K
Minneapolis, MN
www.radiok.org

Radio Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI
www.radiomilwaukee.org

Lightning 100
Nashville, TN
lightning100.com

The Summit WAPS/WKTL
Akron, OH
thesummit.fm

WFPK
Louisville, KY
WFPK

WMHT/WEXT
Albany, NY
wextradio.org

WYEP
Pittsburgh, PA
wyep.org

106.1 The Corner
Charlottesville, VA
1061thecorner.com