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The Current highlights the best in new music and groundbreaking musicians who still inspire with Song of the Day, Album of the Week, March Music Madness, and the year-end Top 89. We also celebrate the past, present, and future of Minnesota music.

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New songs by The Heavy, Lil Yachty, Yves Tumor, more

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This week’s batch of new music includes the powerful return of England’s The Heavy, as well as North Carolinians The Nude Party. Avant-garde musician Yves Tumor is back, and Lil Yachty steps further into the indie-alt lane, while Americana artist Ruston Kelly returns from self-imposed isolation. Read more

Album of the Week: "Late Developers"

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With the news that they canceled their North American tour so that frontman Stuart Murdock could focus on his health, we’re diving deeper into Belle and Sebastian’s new album, Late Developers. Read more

The Nude Party - Ride On

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Today's Song of the Day is "Ride On" from The Nude Party’s album, Rides On, out March 10th. The Nude Party will be performing at the Turf Club on Sunday, April 16th. Read more


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