Tag Archives: The Current

Live! Tonight! Sold Out!!

One of the best annual shows in Minneapolis is starting tonight – The Current‘s Birthday Party. Celebrating 8 years on the air, the Current likes to get a group of Minnesota artists on the stage for this event, and I … Continue reading

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Minnesota Music On A Stick Forever!

Yesterday was MPR Day at the Minnesota State Fair, and due to a cruise trip with Garrison Keillor, the Current was able to host a concert at the grandstand, a concert which your two humble bloggers attended. With OB&B favorites … Continue reading

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Minnesota Music Weekend Begins

Saturday, May 19 marks 98.3 The Current’s annual Minnesota Music Day.  While you should definitely check out The Current’s website for details, we plan to profile some of our favorite Minnesota music right along with our favorite radio station. I’m a … Continue reading

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Beatles Song of the Week

Overheard on The Current this morning was a song we hadn’t thought of in a little while.  “All Together Now” was written and recorded in May of 1967, just after the completion of the Sgt. Pepper sessions and supposedly with the … Continue reading

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Adele Live in The Current Studio

As Americans sit by waiting for our elected leaders to hammer out a debt ceiling agreement, I thought it might be nice to take our minds off the situation for a little while. And what better diversion could we have … Continue reading

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The Sound of Minnesota

When people think of Minnesota they usually think about the winter weather or perhaps one of our sports teams or zany politicians, but only slightly less well-known is our vibrant and diverse music scene. Sure – people will think of … Continue reading

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Review: The Current Presents “Those Were the Days: The History of Apple Records”

It has been a few days since The Current aired the special “Those Were the Days: The History of Apple Records” so I thought it was high time for a review.  For anyone who is interested the show has been … Continue reading

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New Radiohead Album on Saturday!

I have been reliably informed via The Current (*) that Radiohead’s new album The King of Limbs will be available for digital download beginning this Saturday (the official album release is not until May).  While it is difficult for me … Continue reading

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New Year’s Predictions Update

The Current’s Top 89 of 2010 countdown last night was great, even though a surprise ending ruined my predictions. Oh, well. It was actually a mixed bag as I did come pretty close, nailing the #3 call with “Dance Yrself … Continue reading

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New Year’s Predictions

Well – it’s not really so much a prediction for the New Year. It’s more a prediction on The Current’s Top 89 year end countdown, now being broadcast. They asked listeners to select their favorite ten songs of the year … Continue reading

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