PODCAST

Just Kiddin'

KidzMusic

These days it’s hard to find the time to research the latest children’s music. John Wood and Dan Crow are here to introduce you to some of the best children’s musicians in the world! Listen to these entertaining musical interviews and be sure to comment.

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Interview with Greg & Steve
Apr 13 2022
Interview with Greg & Steve
John and Dan interviewing Greg and Steve is like Abbott and Costello interviewing Hall and Oates. Greg and Steve are a gold record selling duo who are superstars in pre-schools nation- wide. These Grammy nominated artists talk out the creation of their new album, GET UP AND DANCE! That is what their music makes you want to do.
Interview with Greg & Steve
Apr 13 2022
Interview with Greg & Steve
John and Dan interviewing Greg and Steve is like Abbott and Costello interviewing Hall and Oates. Greg and Steve are a gold record selling duo who are superstars in pre-schools nation- wide. These Grammy nominated artists talk out the creation of their new album, GET UP AND DANCE! That is what their music makes you want to do.
Interview with Falu
Mar 23 2022
Interview with Falu
Falu is a two-time GRAMMY nominated performer for families and children. She grew up in Mumbai, India and brings a love of humanity and nature to her music that is richly based in India’s deepest music traditions. John and Dan discuss her musical roots and her beautiful new album, A COLORFUL WORLD
Interview with Katherine Dines
Mar 2 2022
Interview with Katherine Dines
"KICK-ta-bill-icky/all-uh-guh-LOCK-sta/HUNK-TA-BUNK-TA Boo. YOOO-Hooooo!" This is the delightful chant that Katherine Dines’ grandmother used to call the kids to dinner. It has become her musical brand with all her award-winning releases like Hunk-Ta-Bunk-Ta Boo, Hunk-Ta-Bunk-Ta Bed, Hunk-Ta-Bunk-Ta Gnu, Hunk-Ta-Bunk-Ta Chants, Hunk-Ta-Bunk-Ta Funsies and Holiday Songs and Stories that Celebrate Global Light. Katherine’s pleasant, soothing voice is perfect for the infant and toddler crowd. John and Dan explore this wonderful inspiration with her and have lots of laughs. It’s a Hunk-Ta-Bunk-Ta happy conversation!
Interview with Ruth and Emilia
Feb 8 2022
Interview with Ruth and Emilia
KidzMusic launches another podcast with John and Dan. They talk with Global Music Awards, Creative Child Magazine’s CD of The Year, Parents’ Choice and Kids First All Star Duo winners, Ruth and Emilia, about their excellent album KOKOWANDA BAY. This Mother an
Interview with Sonia De Los Santos
Jan 17 2022
Interview with Sonia De Los Santos
Sonia De Los Santos is a Latin Grammy Nominated Singer/Songwriter whose new album ESPERANZA is collection of songs about hope, family, and finding the light within us all. John and Dan have a delightful discussion with Sonia about this delightful album. Esperanza means hope and we hope you enjoy this interview.
Interview with Peter Alsop
Dec 17 2021
Interview with Peter Alsop
John and Dan get to re-visit their brother from another mother, the legendary folk singer/songwriter and pioneer children’s artist, Peter Alsop. He talks about his most recent project, CAMPING WITH DADS. This inventive album is filled with stories and songs that “raise our sons’ awareness of the need to respect our daughters and ourselves!” The wonderful CD is Peter’s 11th for kids and families, if you don’t count “Silly Songs and Modern Lullabies” which Dan Crow, Utah Phillips, Happy Traum and Peter recorded in 1978. Enjoy this delightful conversation about Gorillas, Spit Balls, wearing pink, and “Needing A Good Listenin’ To!
Interview with The Lucky Band
Dec 6 2021
Interview with The Lucky Band
In this episode we hear from Lucky Diaz and Alisha Gaddis. The dynamic husband and wife duo talk with John and Dan about their 2020 Latin Grammy nominated lullaby album, Paseo Lunar. And, although this interview was recorded a little while ago, Kidz Music is delighted to share the news that Lucky Diaz and The Family Jam Band were recently nominated for a 2021 Grammy Award for their latest album, Crayon Kids! These two are true Kindie Music Superstars and they were a joy to connect with, as you will hear!
Interview with Justin Roberts
Nov 17 2021
Interview with Justin Roberts
In the pantheon of family (Kindie) music, Justin Roberts is on the mountain top. He is a four-time Grammy nominee and tours Nationally with his band, The Not Ready for Naptime Players. John and Dan exchange laughs and creative chops with this remarkable performer and songwriter as they discuss the making of his recent Grammy nominated CD, WILD LIFE. It deals with the joys of parenthood accompanied by the beautiful sounds of piano, cello, marimba and many other cool instruments. It is an enlightening interview with an enlightened artist!
Interview with Randy and Dave
Nov 8 2021
Interview with Randy and Dave
This episode of Just Kiddin’ features Randy and Dave versus John and Dan in a main event on songwriting as they discuss their fourth and newest album “Giggle and Burp Ballet!” Randy (Sharp) is a Grammy winning songwriter whose songs have been #1 hits for Reba McEntire, Emmy Lou Harris, Clay Walker, Dolly Parton and more. Dave (Kinnoin) has eight award winning children’s recordings of his own and has composed dozens of songs for the likes of Big Bird, Kermit The Frog, The Bear In The Big Blue House and Larry the Cucumber! Their humor is contagious on this new co-creation of delectable songs about Cranky Children, a lovelorn fly separated by a screen door from his heart’s desire, Scratching, Gubble Bum and on and on. These guys are crazy funny and this album will make you giggle and burp!
Interview with Dana
Oct 22 2021
Interview with Dana
CHILD magazine calls her energy and enthusiasm “contagious” and named Dana as one of the “Top Five Kids’ Singers You Should Know.” Over the past twenty years, children across America have been singing, stomping, jumping and cheering as Dana has performed across the nation with her upbeat tunes and bubbly personality. John and Dan had such a blast interviewing their friend Dana about her wonderful new album, A PLACE TO CALL HOME! This “National Parenting Publications (NAPPA)” five time Gold Award Winner and engaging entertainer has delivered a top notch collection of tunes about the sky, the sea, the wetlands and underground tunnels in musical styles ranging from Reggae to Bluegrass to a Bossa Nova. Everybody needs a place to call home. Dana takes you there! Find out more about Dana at www.danasmusicplayground.com and on www.facebook.com/danasmusicplayground/
Interview with Dennis Scott
Oct 7 2021
Interview with Dennis Scott
Today we have Dennis Scott, a two-time Grammy and Emmy award winning producer and songwriter. His songs have been recorded by artists ranging from Ray Charles to Alison Krauss to The Muppets! John and Dan get to talk to him about his most recent album, THANK YOU, MISTER ROGERS. He rounded up an amazing assortment of top selling artists for this album, all to honor the music and memories of Fred Rogers. Welcome to Dennis Scott’s neighborhood.
Interview with Roger Day
Sep 24 2021
Interview with Roger Day
Children's Music Podcast Featuring Hosts John Wood and Dan Crow
Interview with Hap Palmer
Oct 5 2015
Interview with Hap Palmer
Children's Music Podcast Featuring Hosts John Wood and Dan Crow
Interview with Regina Kelland
Jul 6 2015
Interview with Regina Kelland
Billboard Magazine describes Reggie Kelland as “one of the seminal figures in the kids’ business.” She is former Director of Children’s Marketing for A&M and Rounder Records and currently operates and talks with John and Dan about her successful consulting firm, To Market Kids. A true force in this music we love and a dear friend!
Interview with Dan Crow
Apr 6 2015
Interview with Dan Crow
Children's Music Podcast Featuring Hosts John Wood and Dan Crow
Interview with John Wood
Oct 6 2014
Interview with John Wood
Yes, we lazily interviewed each other. However, we were surprised to discover we were extremely bright, wise, insightful, derivative and needy.
Interview with Peter Alsop
Jul 7 2014
Interview with Peter Alsop
Children's Music Podcast Featuring Hosts John Wood and Dan Crow
Interview with Debi Derryberry
Aug 6 2012
Interview with Debi Derryberry
Children's Music Podcast Featuring Hosts John Wood and Dan Crow
Interview with Jonathan Sprout
Apr 5 2010
Interview with Jonathan Sprout
Children's Music Podcast Featuring Hosts John Wood and Dan Crow
Interview with Niall de Burca
May 5 2008
Interview with Niall de Burca
Children's Music Podcast Featuring Hosts John Wood and Dan Crow