Get the scoop behind the podcast with the greatest name and it’s creator, Mick Sullivan! Mick produces the outstanding The Past and The Curious podcast which is all about history and is designed for kids. We talked about music, the podcast, and Louisville among other subjects. Be sure to check out Mick’s podcast and our other friends at kidslisten.org Follow the Hashtag #kidslistensummer to see what all of your favorite family friendly shows are up to!
It was great to catch up with Steve Denyes from Hullabaloo who has recently released a new record called ’20 songs in 20 Days’. Steve wrote a new song based on suggestions from his fans and then enlisted some of his friends (many of whom have been on the Good Stuff Kids Podcast) to create their own versions. These songs were written as a fundraiser for Happy Star Melodies. Want to hear this collection of songs? Click here!read more
Enter Marky Monday’s world! It’s full of important things like chickens, superheroes, and dairy. Yes dairy! It was great to get to know Marky Monday and hear about the work that he’s done. He’s got a live show that can’t be missed. Be sure to check out his website for tour dates. Your kids will love it! Stay tuned all the way to the end of the episode to hear ‘Chick Chick Chicken’ which my kids totally love as well as ‘Superheroes’. Be sure to get a copy of his latest record ‘Marky Monday’s Adventures in Dreamland’.read more
If you need inspiration to get outdoors and see the world then you have got to check out Hiker Steve. He’s all about helping people cultivate their passion for being outside. In many cases it’s a family affair for him too. He loves to hike with his son. Be sure to check out his website to stay updated on everything that he’s up to. He shares many beautiful photos and is a very good social media-er.read more
Mother’s Day is this Sunday, so be sure to treat the mother’s in your life to the beautiful and fun new record by Cheri Magill. The album is called ‘Tour Guide’, and it is all about Cheri’s journey through motherhood. You can hear the brand new song ‘Tour Guide’ if you stay tuned all the end of this episode. Cheri and I bonded over some shared parenthood experiences. You must be sure to show the Mother’s in your life Cheri’s video for the song ‘Crazy’. They will most definitely relate! You can see it right here, right now!read more
ime to rock with Erick and Brendan from Spaghetti Eddie! We had a really fun talk and I think you’ll really like their brand new album which is the fifth volume of family music that they’ve released. Check out all their videos as well! Be sure to stay tuned all the the way to the end to hear their fantastic new song ‘Let’s Go Explore’.read more
Sara Lovell is back with an incredible new record, 'Wild is Everywhere'. Stay tuned all the way to the end of show for the brand new song 'Rhinoceros Under the Bed'. Sara's new record came out on April 20th, and she's got lot's of cool stuff lined up to mark the...read more
John Demers has had a very unique and cool career in showbiz. Ever thought about being an actor as a younger person? He did it! Ever watch the West Wing? He was on it! Ever dreamed of creating your own educational TV show and filming it in your home town? He did it! It’s called Rusty Bucket Kids, and you’re going to love hearing about it. It’s quickly approaching the 10th anniversary of the show, and I was thrilled to get to talk to John about some of the behind the scenes work that went into making the show.read more
Lisa and Mike like to go on vacation. Don’t you? The main difference is that Lisa and Mike like to go on bicycle vacations. They ride their bikes everywhere! They’ve even started bringing their kids along. They document their trips of their Youtube Channel. You’ll learn a lot from hearing how they prepare and be super jealous of some of the places that they’ve been!
Here’s a special treat – Mike also has a career as a musician for kids! He’s the guy behind two kids albums, Howdy Tunes and Rainbow Songs You won’t want to miss that part of the conversation as well as sticking around for his song ‘Gigantosaurus’.read more
I got to meet up with Melita and Isaac at Isaac’s house in Oakland not too long ago. I had such a nice time talking with them about their partnership, and kinda putting them on the spot to say nice things about each other. Which they did! I also got to hear them perform several songs just for me! Don’t worry, you’ll hear them on this episode as well. Melita and Isaac work really well together and it was so fun to see them interact and talk about the music that they make. They’re intentional in the music they make and are two of the kindest people I’ve ever been around!read more
Do you know anything about bitcoin? I know nothing. I had another talk with Joel Salvino from Good Stuff Sports #14 because in addition to being an expert hiker/backpacker, he also knows about bitcoin. Joel did the best that he could to teach me, but I’m pretty sure I just don’t get block chains and mining for bitcoin. Anyhow, it was really fun, and you’ll probably get it quicker than I ever will.
I also talked to Nik Lettuce, whose brand new podcast for kids and families ‘Nik Lettuce Clubhouse’ is premiering in April 19th. It was great to talk to Nik, and he made some Wrestlemania predictions.
Obviously, good stuff for kids and families is not limited in scope! Wrestling, bitcoin, and crows. All in one episode. Enjoy!read more