Brian Oake


    The Rural Alberta Advantage wrap up their U.S. tour on Oake & Riley in the Morning

    The Rural Alberta Advantage wrapped up a massive tour with a show at First Avenue in Minneapolis, followed by a visit to Oake and Riley in the Morning before jetting back to Toronto. 'We always enjoy coming back to Minneapolis,' says front man Nils Edenloff. 'It was really good. It was probably the best way to kind of end our U.S. tour.' Hear more from the band as they look back on their tour and play songs from their latest album, 'The Wild.'

    Tori Amos brings spellbinding songs and captivating commentary into The Current studio

    When Tori Amos first began writing her latest album, 'Native Invader,' she originally was going to explore her family roots. But then events in the wider world and in her personal life began to inform her feelings and the music. 'It became a sonic tsunami, really,' Amos says. 'The songs came hurtling at me very quickly.' Tori Amos stopped at The Current to record a session with Oake and Riley just as her North American tour was beginning.