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The Current's 12th Birthday Parties

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The Current will celebrate a dozen years on the radio with two nights of live music at First Avenue on Friday, Jan. 27 and Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017.

Friday night’s (Jan. 27) First Avenue lineup includes Kenyan-born, Minneapolis-based singer-songwriter Jay Smart, local Afrobeat 12-piece band Black Market Brass, folk-rocker Strand of Oaks, Portland-based folk trio Joseph and local indie-pop singer-songwriter Jeremy Messersmith.

On Saturday night (Jan. 28), Minneapolis garage rock/garage pop singer Monica LaPlante, Canadian rockers Sam Roberts Band, '60s psychedelic folk wunderkind duo the Lemon Twigs, local indie-pop singer-songwriter Haley Bonar and local six-piece ZULUZULUU will take the stage.

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