Coffee Break

At The Current, it's no secret that we love our listeners. And we especially love when listeners write in with suggestions for the Coffee Break

Coffee Break: Name change


Both Facebook and Kanye are changing their names. For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what bands or musicians that changed their names do you want to hear?

Coffee Break: Moon


The full moon known as the Hunter's Moon is visible today. For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs about the moon do you want to hear?

Coffee Break: Goal songs


The Minnesota Wild's home opener is tonight. For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what crowd-energizing goal songs do you want to hear?

Coffee Break: Fall colors


The fall colors are really starting to show on the trees around the Twin Cities. For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs that mention the fall colors do you want to hear?

Coffee Break: Breakup


Adele just released her brand new breakup song, "Easy On Me". For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what other breakup songs do you want to hear?

Today in Music History: Radiohead's 'Kid A' goes No. 1 in the U.S.


Buddy Holly opened for Elvis Presley; Keith Richards got in some trouble in France; ABBA played their first concert in North America; R.E.M. had a 'Monster' of an album; Madonna was asked not to text during movies; and Radiohead had a major album hit, Today in Music History.

Coffee Break: Groundbreaking diversity


Music always pushes the boundaries and has even helped to break down racial barriers. For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what bands with groundbreaking diversity do you want to hear?

Today in Music History: Cyndi Lauper releases a solo album


The Everly Brothers had their first No. 1; Michael Jackson had his first solo No. 1 hit; Def Leppard broke sales records; Leonard Bernstein passed away; Cyndi Lauper releases a solo album, Eric Clapton got caught speeding; and musician, producer and professor Thomas Dolby was born in London, Today in Music History.

Coffee Break: Paul Simon


Today is Paul Simon's 80th birthday! For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what bands from Paul Simon do you want to hear?

Coffee Break: Face your fears


Today is Face Your Fears Day. For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs that represent fear do you want to hear?