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The Best New Kindie Music

If one artist’s work forms the roots of independent kids’ music (aka “kindie”), that artist is Raffi. His 1976 release Singable Songs for the Very Young featured simple melodies and concepts parents and kids could share, and Raffi raised the visibility of kids’ music away from commercial tie-ins.

Sing & Dance with Grammy Nominees and Other Kindie Favorites

New Kindie Music with Clever Lyrics, Funky Sounds and Joyous Rhythms

Toe-tapping tunes to start off your summer!

Kids' Music: 2016 Grammy Nods, New Releases and Spanish-language CDs

Discover Grammy-nominated children's albums, several Spanish-language and bilingual CDs and two catchy new releases from popular artists.

The Top 15 Kids' CDs of 2015

Music reviewer Kathy O'Connell collects the best new kids' music of 2015.

Kids Music: For the Beach and Back to School

Kathy gives us a beach playlist, talks up the Kids Corner Stage at the Philadelphia Folk Festival and reviews new back-to-school CDs.

Party Playlist & New Kids Music

Kathy O'Connell reviews three new kids music CDs and shares her party playlist.

Earth Day Playlist

Kathy O'Connell's kids' Earth Day playlist

Kid-Friendly Dance Party Videos

Kid-friendly videos to spark a family dance party that welcomes spring.

Kids' Music: New CDs and Concerts

Kathy O'Connell reviews Trees and How Great Can This Day Be and previews the March 2015 kids' lineup at World Cafe Live

Kids' Music for Black History Month

Kathy O'Connell's playlist for black history month, plus kids' story/song combo CDs

Kids Music: Grammy Nominations

Kathy O'Connell of Kids Corner looks at the five Grammy nominees for Best Recording for Children.
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