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Interview: Dave Gahan

Depeche Mode frontman discusses sequencing deliberation, his longtime musical partnership with Soulsavers, and how they approached the recording process. Read more

Jason Isbell on benefit covers album 'Georgia Blue'

Jason Isbell catches up with The Current's Jill Riley about 'Georgia Blue,' a benefit covers album with his band The 400 Unit--including collaborations with Julien Baker, Brandi Carlile, Amanda Shires, Chris Thile, Adia Victoria, and more--and proceeds supporting Black Voters Matter, Fair Fight, and Georgia Stand Up. Read more

Billy Idol talks 'The Roadside' EP

Interview with Billy Idol
Mary Lucia connects with punk icon Billy Idol to talk about his new EP, 'The Roadside,' the scrapbooks his mother kept of his work, and why it's important to let art marinate within you. Read more

Damon Albarn's tempo has slowed

Interview with Damon Albarn
Ahead of his new solo record, 'The Nearer The Fountain, More Pure The Stream Flows,' Jade connected with Damon Albarn about slowing down and taking stock of your life in quarantine, becoming a citizen of Iceland, and his plans for touring the record. Read more

Interview: Sufjan Stevens & Angelo De Augustine

Interview with Sufjan Stevens and Angelo De Augustine
Sufjan Stevens and Angelo De Augustine join The Current's Mac Wilson to discuss their upcoming record, 'A Beginner's Mind,' the scores of movies they watched as the record came together, and the vulnerability required in collaborative songwriting. Read more

Pirner "surprised and delighted" by Prince Cover

Interview with Dave Pirner of Soul Asylum
We caught up with Soul Asylum frontman Dave Pirner about performing in the age of Covid, and what it felt like to hear Prince covering "Stand Up And Be Strong," which appears on the posthumous Prince album 'Welcome to America'. Read more


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