The Current Music Blog

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The Current's Music Blog is your daily note for good music, news, and pop culture. With attempted jokes.

Located: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Tags: music, news, pop culture, MPR

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Win tickets to see the Lucy Michelle in Lutsen on Feb 6, 2012 in giveawayLocal favorites Lucy Michelle & the Velvet Lapelles are the latest Twin Cities act to be featured performers at Papa Charlie's in Lutsen Township, and we're giving you a chance to win a two-person ticket pack that includes tickets...



New Hot Playlist (02/06/12) on Feb 6, 2012 in New Hot, Programs, New Hot, New Music, playlistAir "Parade" Le Voyage Dans La Lune (A Trip To The Moon) Dr. Dog "That Old Black Hole" Be The Void Mark Lanegan "The Gravedigger's Song" Blues Funeral Of Montreal "Spiteful Intervention" Paralytic Stalks Sharon...



Teenage Kicks Playlist: 2/4/12 on Feb 6, 2012 in Teenage Kicks, playlistPlaylist and audio for Teenage Kicks, February 4, 2012.



Transmission Video of the Day - The Suburbs "Tape Your Wife to the Ceiling" on Feb 6, 2012 in Transmission, videoChan Poling of The Suburbs will guest DJ Transmission's 11th anniversary at First Avenue...



9:30 Coffee Break: Super Bowl Songs on Feb 6, 2012 in Photo credit: AP Photo/Charlie Riedel Even if you didn't watch the Super Bowl yesterday, the commercials are something you can't avoid. You'll probably be hearing about them, or talking about them at work today. And, from what we noticed many...



Today In Music History: Happy 50th Birthday Axl Rose! on Feb 6, 2012 in Music HistoryToday in: 1958 - George Harrison became a member of an obscure Liverpool group known as The Quarrymen. They would change their name and go on to some fame. 1970 - "Instant Karma" by John Lennon was released as...