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: Leading ladies of rock


We put the spotlight on Alison Mosshart this morning - lead vocalist of the Kills and the Dead Weather - as she turns 42 today. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what leading ladies of rock do you want to hear?

Coffee Break: Teach your children well


Playing in the snow

November 20 is World Children's Day. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that mention children and kids?

Coffee Break: Give it away now


Red Hot Chili Peppers

Today is Give to the Max day, a statewide outpouring of support for thousands of nonprofits and schools across Minnesota. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that embody the spirit of generosity?

Coffee Break: Companions


Mary Lucia hangs out in the studio with Lefty and Crash.

We're on Day 3 of the Member Drive and we keep hearing from amazing listeners who say that The Current is their companion every day. All of these comments have got us thinking about companions. Whether it's a friend, family member, spouse, or pet, now is the time to hold our companions close.

Coffee Break: A cozy fire


roaring fireplace

The temperatures have dropped this week, we're headed towards a stressful and perhaps lonely set of holidays, and it feels like we've settled into the start of a long winter. So let's build a cozy fire together today. For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that mention fire or burning?

Coffee Break: Tolerance


Hands

November 16 is International Day for Tolerance. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that embody tolerance, understanding, friendship, and unity?

Coffee Break: Positive vibes


Bouquet of Peonies in a Green Jar

It's World Kindness Day, so for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs with positive vibes do you want to hear?

Coffee Break: The world of Neil Young


Neil Young And Crazy Horse Reunite For 'Colorado'

Neil Young was born on this day in 1945, making him 75 today. For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear from the world of Neil Young - originals, covers, collaborations, etc.?

Coffee Break: Body Movin'


A man runs down Summit Ave. in St. Paul in the storm.

For today's 9:30 Coffee Break, what songs do you want to hear that inspire physical activity and body movement?

Coffee Break: How are you doing?


emotions wheel

The election happened. The pandemic is still raging. And there's a snowstorm headed our way in Minnesota. We feel like today might be a good morning for a feelings check-in. So for today's 9:30 Coffee Break, how are you doing? Tell us which songs represent your feelings today.