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Watch This: Recess Monkey’s Curious Circus Teatro ZinZanni HD Concert Film
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Watch This: Recess Monkey’s Curious Circus Teatro ZinZanni HD Concert Film

Not everyone can get themselves and their little music lovers to the Emerald City (Seattle or Oz, frankly) to see Recess Monkey live in their most extravagant element, under the Teatro ZinZanni bigtop (which, frankly, could easily and happily exist in Seattle or Oz). Thankfully, there’s now a brand new […]

Watch This: Key Wilde and Mr. Clarke “Armando Armadillo” Music Video
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Watch This: Key Wilde and Mr. Clarke “Armando Armadillo” Music Video

This song from Animal Tales, the new album by the incomparable Key Wilde & Mr. Clarke is my absolute favorite kindie tune of the moment. And that moment is going on 4 weeks old. There’s something quietly seductive about that Spanish acoustic lead guitar, dancing eloquently in the gaps, as […]

Dan Zanes on Being a Dad in the Big City and The Next Phase of His Career
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Dan Zanes on Being a Dad in the Big City and The Next Phase of His Career

The NYC Dads Group gave me the opportunity to chat with kid’s music legend Dan Zanes recently, to discuss the evolving landscape of childhood in the big city and, similarly, how being a dad in the Big Apple has changed in the two decades since the famous crazy-haired kid’s rocker […]

Photo by Kevin Fry
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Recess Monkey Win The ALS #IceBucketChallenge

To be honest, I’m not the type to spend too much time watching videos of any sort on the internet. It’s the contrarian in me. Lots of people do it? Ok, I’m going the other way. Therefore, I haven’t seen too many ALS Ice Bucket Challenges, but I cannot imagine […]

The Modern Musical Barnyard and Jazz for Kids
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The Modern Musical Barnyard and Jazz for Kids

A pair of new music pieces of mine were published today on Red Tricycle (National) and Cooper & Kid’s Catch E-Zine. I don’t write about kid’s music too much around here these days, as you probably noticed, but I’m still out there on the internets being a constant vocal champion […]

World Premiere Song: The Pop Ups “Pictures Making Pictures”
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World Premiere Song: The Pop Ups “Pictures Making Pictures”

I don’t exactly do crafts. Blame my mom. There isn’t much in this world that gives me the twitches something awful quite like the sight of jar of glitter gone askew on a carpeted floor or paper shavings distributed evenly everywhere. I am far from the Mike Adamick-type. That dude […]

22 Memories of Kindiecomm 2014
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22 Memories of Kindiecomm 2014

The first ever Kindiecomm family music conference wrapped this past weekend and overflowed with beautiful moments, big and small, quiet and loud. The nature of conferences is such that every attendee has a different experience, engages in different conversation, and takes away different bits of inspiration and points to ponder […]

World Premiere Music Video and Free Song Download From The Pop Ups
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World Premiere Music Video and Free Song Download From The Pop Ups

Brookyln’s Grammy nominated electro-pop kindie duo The Pop Ups are back with a new album, a new single, and a new music video for that single which debuted on Cooper and Kid’s Catch E-Zine today. Go to Cooper and Kid’s Catch now to watch it and to score a free […]

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