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Associated Press

Associated Press – Dan Zanes, Elizabeth Mitchell make music for kids

Dan Zanes, Elizabeth Mitchell make music for kids. Mark Kennedy NEW YORK (AP) — Dan Zanes and Elizabeth Mitchell had only been playing for about 10 minutes when the stage was invaded. The first to appear was a stuffed lamb. Then a cuddly dinosaur. Then all hell broke loose and kids on tiptoes were putting… More »

Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal – Inside Dan Zanes’s Kid Music Empire

Inside Dan Zanes’s Kid Music Empire By: John Jurgensen You might expect the headquarters of a kids’ music kingpin to look something like Pee-wee’s Playhouse. Full of whimsical props and maybe a talking animal or two. In the Brooklyn, N.Y., office housing the record label and recording studio of Dan Zanes, the ‘80s rocker turned… More »

NPR

NPR – Dan Zanes Plants A ‘Little Nut Tree’

by STEFAN SHEPHERD When Dan Zanes became a father 16 years ago, he took seriously the decision of which song to play to his newborn daughter first. He chose the 1968 Jamaican hit “Little Nut Tree.” Now, after more than a decade of recording music for families, the godfather of the kids’ music renaissance has… More »

New York Mag

NY-Mag – Can You Guess Where These People Live?

Can You Guess Where These People Live? Curators of the new Brooklyn. FROM LEFT: Caroline Fidanza of Saltie; St. John Frizell of Fort Defiance; Eric Demby of Brooklyn Flea; Andrew Tarlow of Diner; Tom Mylan of the Meat Hook; Rebecca Collerton of Saltie; Jonathan Ames; Jonathan Butler of Brownstoner and Brooklyn Flea; Dan Zanes; Jordann… More »