Local Current Blog

February 28, 2014

Friday Five: The Sudden Lovelys, Lizzo, and more new MN music videos

Happy Friday! It’s been another trying week for us here in Minnesota, with questionable road conditions and subzero temperatures forcing us indoors again. Before you get too stir-crazy, check out the latest batch of videos to arise in the Minnesota scene—including one band who embraced the frigid weather and turned it into something quite beautiful. […]

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Haley Bonar talks about her new album, “Last War”

Haley Bonar is no stranger to local and national attention, having consistently earned praise for her solo and collaborative releases over the past several years. Buzz seems to be hitting new highs, though, for her long-awaited forthcoming album Last War, to be released May 20 on Graveface Records. Today, she stopped by the Current’s studio to […]

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9 random facts about Minnesota artists and their album sales

This week’s Current Presents: The Best-Selling Minnesota Artists of All Time was the culmination of quite a bit of research, and unsurprisingly I wasn’t able to fit all of my findings into the one-hour program. As I wrap up this project and prepare to move on to something else, I wanted to type up a […]

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