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Behind the Scenes of A Laurie Berkner Christmas

It’s December 3, are you getting into the holiday spirit?  We may be still {every so slowly} working on our holiday decorations, but the Christmas music came out of storage as of last Friday.  There’s nothing like a little bit of holiday music to get into the spirit of the season, and it’s so easy: […]

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Franklin Bunn, aka Boxtop Jenkins, playing the handsaw for his son Dean

Interview :: Boxtop Jenkins on Playing the Handsaw & Free Halloween Music Downloads!

I recently had the opportunity to talk with Franklin Bunn, whom you are probably more familiar with as Boxtop Jenkins about his unusual talent of playing the handsaw.  Originally from Midville, GA, Franklin’s varying interests and talents have taken him to many places including Germany where he studied the art of Kasper Puppetry.  In this […]

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Meet the Band :: A Behind the Scenes Interview With Saki Sullivan AKA MC Fireworks

Today I’m excited to have Secret Agent 23 Skidoo back with another interview with a musician who is close to his heart.  Last time he was here with Ava Flava of Mista Cookie Jar and the Chocolate Chips.  Today he talks with his own 13-year-old daughter Saki Sullivan, also known as MC Fireworks.  She has been rapping for 8 […]

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A Weekend All About Music for Kids :: KindieComm 2014 Report

The most important music made in the world {today}—music that’s made for the next generation. —Kathy O’Connell, Kids Corner Host As many of you know, I attended the KindieComm conference/event/music festival last week in Philadelpia, and I left the weekend more excited and uplifted by the state of kids’ music than when I arrived.  The event […]

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Meet the Band :: A Behind the Scenes Interview with Ava Flava of Mista Cookie Jar and the Chocolate Chips

Today I’m pleased to have a guest post from Secret Agent 23 Skidoo who will be with us for a series of interviews with the next generation of musicians, children of current popular children’s music artists who grew up performing with their parents.  In this interview, find out how 13-year-old Ava Flava of Mista Cookie Jar and […]

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Singing the Shy Kid Blues – A Guest Post by Steve Denyes of Hullabaloo

Today I’m excited to have Steve Denyes of the band Hullabaloo share a little bit about his story growing up as a shy kid and how music played an important part in helping him overcome his shyness.  If you have a shy kid (or were one), I think you’ll find Steve’s words filled with insight […]

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