Tag: kids music

Music Review: Orangutan Van by SteveSongs

You wouldn’t think that orangutans and Martin Luther King Jr would necessarily go together, but they do in SteveSongs’ new CD, Orangutan Van. “Superhero You” inspires kids to be brave, and “A is for Silly” is, well, silly, and fun….

Lisa Loeb’s Songs for Movin’ and Shakin’

Your little one will move and shake to Lisa Loeb’s new book, Songs for Movin’ and Shakin: The Air Band Song and Other Toe-Tapping Tunes. The hardcover book comes with a CD with songs performed by Loeb, so kids can…

Ben Rudnick Love is a Superpower Review

Feel the power of Ben Rudnick and Friends’ latest CD, Love is a Superpower. The CD is a folksy look at family life, full of fun songs to dance to. “Where Are the Dragons” has an island vibe, while “Chicken…

Reading Rocks by Johnette Downing

As the school year draws to an end and kids are given summer reading packets to do over the summer, it seems like a perfect time to listen to Johnette Downing’s album, Reading Rocks. The country folk jazzy CD is…

Ozomatli Presents OzoKidz

Put some sazon into your kids’ playlist with the fun CD Ozomatli Presents OzoKidz. The LA-based group (and, ahem, U.S. State Department Cultural Ambassadors) has taken a more youth-centric detour in their music with their latest CD, which is filled…

Hola Hello CD by Mariana Iranzi

By far, one of the best bilingual CDs to come along in a long while is Mariana Iranzi’s latest CD, Hola Hello. While the music is meant for little ones, padres can easily listen along with their hijos to this…

Music Review: Hootenanny by Jambo

Part blues, part bluegrass, Jambo’s new CD, Hootenanny is all fun. There’s a fair variety of musical stylings here to please every family member. The songs are all gentle, and good for the pre-school set. The title track “Hootenanny” is…

Hot Peas ‘N Butter Debuts New Song “Graduation Day”

With graduation season drawing near, it seems fitting that there should be an anthem to celebrate this special time. Our friends Danny Lapidus and Francisco Cotto of Hot Peas ‘N Butter have done just that. Their song, “Graduation Day” is…

Music Review: Radio Jungle by The Pop Ups

Grab your own little monkey and listen to Radio Jungle from the Brooklyn-based band, The Pop Ups. The Grammy-nominated album offers a wildly diverse mix of songs guaranteed to please all the animals in your family. “Connect the Stars” has…