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Music lovers from 89.3 The Current comb through mountains of music to choose the best new, independent, and unreleased songs to share with you each weekday.

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Wellness Wednesday

Every Wednesday The Current’s Morning Show host Jill Riley connects with experts and local personalities for some real talk about keeping our minds and bodies healthy—from staying safe in the music scene, to exercising during a pandemic, to life coaching and personal journaling.

Wellness Wednesday is hosted by Jill Riley, and produced by Anna Weggel and Jay Gabler. Our theme music is a portion of the song “F.B. One Number 2” by Christian Bjoerklund under the Non Commercial Share Alike 3.0 International License.

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Do You Remember? Hüsker Dü podcast

An illuminating five-part history of the great Twin Cities punks Hüsker Dü.

Prince Remembered

A collection of conversations we've had with musicians, critics, reporters and friends about Prince.

Prince: The Story of 1999

A four-part audio documentary series brought to you by The Current in collaboration with the Prince Estate, Paisley Park, and Warner Records.

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Genesis Owusu - Waitin' On Ya

Genesis Owusu
Today's Song of the Day is "Waitin’ On Ya" from Genesis Owusu’s album, Smiling with No Teeth, out now. Genesis Owusu will be performing at The Current’s 17th Anniversary Party at First Avenue on Saturday, January 22nd with Low Cut Connie and Jade Bird. Read more

Erik Koskinen - Down in the Factory

Erik Koskinen
Today's Song of the Day is "Down in the Factory" a new (recently re-recorded) song from Erik Koskinen, out now. Erik Koskinen will be performing at the Uptown VFW on Friday, November 19th. Read more

Sustaining your well-being by giving back

Black and white image of peppers in storage bins.
Giving to others is an important part of our own well-being, and the need is great. Ahead of Minnesota’s annual Give to the Max Day, Jill Riley spoke with Allison O’Toole of Second Harvest Heartland, a nonprofit working to feed the hungry.Read more


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