Kid's Music

I'm Proud 'Yo Gabba Gabba' Made My Son a Music Nerd

Joshua Ostroff | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada Music
Joshua Ostroff

Yo Gabba Gabba may teach kids how to eat well, get over fear and not bite each other, but it also teaches them about how good music can be and that's something that will stay with them as they grow up.

Raffi: Internet 'Failing Our Children,' Government Regulation Needed

HuffPost Canada Music | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 01.31.2014 | Canada Music

Raffi is the legendary children's singer of "Bananaphone," but right now his crusade is to keep kids safe from cellphones -- and iPads and computer th...

A Two-Year-Old's Surprisingly Satisfying Song Requests

HuffPost Canada Music | Vish Khanna | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Music

Before you have children, you hear a lot of horror stories, mostly from people who raised a kid forty years ago. There's the standard stuff about neve...

Raffi Against The Machine: Kids' Icon Takes On Prime Minister Via Twitter

HuffPost Canada Music | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 11.05.2013 | Canada Music

Plenty of people tweeted about the Conservative Party of Canada's weekend convention, but perhaps none was more beloved by generations X, Y and Z (um,...

Want Fun and Political Music for Kids? We've Got Your Back

The Monkey Bunch | Posted 04.09.2013 | Canada Music
The Monkey Bunch

My name is Shoshana Sperling and I'm a children's entertainer. I like what I'm doing. Now I just need to convince the grown-ups that kids deserve to have great music and authentic humour that teaches them something. That children are not too small to have opinions about recycling, libraries and electric cars.

The Joy Of Liking Music

Anne T. Donahue | Posted 10.12.2012 | Canada Music
Anne T. Donahue

When my friend got over the Spice Girls, I was crushed. Not only did the Spice Girls represent something I wanted desperately to be a part of (a group of friends, to begin with), but our love of the band was something we shared. True, neither of us was popular, and our obsession with the Fab Five seemed completely insane, but we were in it together. And then all of a sudden it wasn't "cool."

Start Your Kid's Canadian Music Education Early

Canadian Family | Posted 01.09.2012 | Canada Living

Your kids may be well-versed in Justin Bieber and Drake, but what about Neil Young, Rush and Bryan Adams? Help them expand their music collection with...