January 4, 2021

Music Monday: Imagination Movers - "Take Time"

2021 is looking better already, with the release of this never-before-heard track by our favorite alternative kindie band the Imagination Movers. An anthem for stopping to smell the roses, this song reminds us that real things Take Time - and it does so with major indie rock flavor that makes it an instant favorite in our playlist. Find the song streaming exclusively on Bandcamp here, and consider purchasing the track to support an independent artist!

December 28, 2020

Kids Music 2020: Our Favorites of the Year!

It's been a year of ups, downs and - thankfully - lots and lots of music. Here are some of the tunes that made our heart sing when we needed it the most! This playlist features songs by The Okee Dokee Brothers, Frances England, Jazzy Ash, Tim Kubart, Walter Martin, Mista Cookie Jar, Red Yarn, Splash'N Boots, The Oot n' oots, Elliott Park, Joanie Leeds and more, with soundtrack selections from Stargirl, Onward, Over the Moon and A Swingin' Sesame Street Celebration. Listen to the playlist below and follow us on Spotify here! Happy new year!

December 14, 2020

Music Monday: Tim Kubart - "Gotta Wrap!"

The master of kindie pop Tim Kubart has released a brand new song just in time to become your holiday jam! Themed on the simple joy of wrapping up that perfect gift, and paired with an extremely catchy melody that will have the whole family grooving. This tune has quickly become our December favorite! Find the song streaming on all platforms and visit Tim's website here.

November 30, 2020

Music Monday: Splash'N Boots - "Heart Parade"

This week marks the release of Splash'N Boots' new album, Heart Parade - a joy from start to finish! Featuring fun bops like "Great Day" and "Lily Pad Bop", while tuning in most to the love and connection of young people and their families with tracks such as "Big Heart Train", "You and I" and "Big House", which all deserve to be the world's official self-love anthems. To top it off, the album is chock full of guest artists that all ages will appreciate, from Sharon & Bram to Alice Cooper! (you read that right.) In this time of great uncertainty, the return of this Canadian kindie duo and their lovable tunes is the immense comfort that we all need. Find the new songs on your favorite streaming platforms or their website here!

November 23, 2020

Music Monday: Christmas Playlist!

We're ringing in the season this week with these festive favorites new and old! A collection of classic tunes, as well as some lovely editions from your favorite Christmas movies and wintery kindie songs that the whole family can enjoy together. Artists include Imagination Movers, Gustafer Yellowgold, Charlie Hope, Good Lovelies, Dan Zanes, The Wiggles and more. Listen to the playlist below and follow us on Spotify here! Happy holidays!

November 2, 2020

Music Monday: The Relative Minors - "Play Music"

This week we can't enough of Canadian band The Relative Minors' debut album! Ranging from playful and catchy tunes like "Sandwich" and "Why Spy?" to original, quirky gems like "Stone Age Rock Star" and "Without U", a love ballad dedicated to the extra letter that appears in Canadian spellings. Filled with the perfect balance of genuineness and humor (or should we say humour?), this is sure to be a hit with the little ones, and their parents just might find themselves humming along too. Catch the new tunes on your favorite streaming platforms or their website here!

October 19, 2020

Music Monday: The Pop Ups - "Zoombies"

With everyone participating in at-home learning online, we are truly living in a new and confusing digital age! Some of our favorite kindie connoisseurs The Pop Ups have released a brand new spooky track just in time for Halloween, to help you find the joy and creative spark in this wild era. Topical and funky, this is sure to be the October jam that you groove to in the background of your Zoom call. Just make sure you're muted! Find the song streaming on all platforms and visit The Pop Ups' website here.