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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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Brent Cobb - We Shall Rise

Brent Cobb
Today's Song of the Day is "We Shall Rise" from Brent Cobb’s album, And Now, Let’s Turn to Page…, out January 28, 2022. Read more

New music from Bloc Party, FKA Twigs, Ibeyi and more

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We’re kicking off December with new songs from Bloc Party, FKA Twigs and Ibeyi, and we’ve got some new sounds for you to discover from Los Angeles artist NoSo; Austin, Texas artist Rajinee; and from Minnesota’s St. Anthony Mann. Read more

Genesis Owusu - Waitin' On Ya

Genesis Owusu
Today's Song of the Day is "Waitin’ On Ya" from Genesis Owusu’s album, Smiling with No Teeth, out now. Genesis Owusu will be performing at The Current’s 17th Anniversary Party at First Avenue on Saturday, January 22nd with Low Cut Connie and Jade Bird. Read more


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