• Every shopper at every Target is listening to the same song at the same time

    11 days ago - By The Current

    Last weekend, I left my apartment and made my way to a large room full of strangers. We were all listening to music, whether or not we thought about it. Familiar songs piped through overhead speakers as we shuffled around one another, taking care to remain six feet apart. There was no dancing, no singing along to the lyrics, and the DJ was invisible. This is what a screen-free collective listening experience looks like in pandemic times: going to Target.
    Using an app to identify songs, I learned that the branch off Highway 100 in St. Louis Park was playing “The One I Love” by the Molochs...
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