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Indie music for indie kids, distributed by PRX.

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    • Kids & Family
    • 4.0 • 110 Ratings

Indie music for indie kids, distributed by PRX.

    2021-05-16 Spare the Rock, Spoil the Child

    2021-05-16 Spare the Rock, Spoil the Child

    This week, Michael from Michael and the Rockness Monsters will join us to do a guest DJ set, plus we’ll hear a bunch of bug-related songs, new music from Divinity Roxx and Norma Torres, plus tracks from Craig Finn, Jonathan Richman, Michael Franti, Jo

    • 59 min
    2021-05-09 Spare the Rock, Spoil the Child

    2021-05-09 Spare the Rock, Spoil the Child

    1st set
    They Might Be Giants - It’s Spare the Rock
    ID
    They Might Be Giants - And Mom And Kid
    Michael Hearst - Graf Zeppelin Airship (new)
    Renee & Jeremy - Whole Lotta Love (new)
    ID
    Louis and Dan & the Invisible Band - Our Moms
    Low - Mother
    The Deedle Deedle Dees - Voting With My Mom
    ID
    Mates of State - I Am A Scientist


    [WJFF/JUMP - Secret Agent 23 Skidoo - Luck


    [KUTX - Red Yarn - To Raise a Barn


    [WFNU - Molly Ledford & Billy Kelly - Acorns


    2nd set
    SaulPaul - Live and Learn (new)
    ID/prep to rock
    They Might Be Giants - Don’t Spare the Rock
    ID
    Hipwaders - The Books I Like to Read
    Chibi Kodama - Mama, I’m a Warrior
    CandyBand - Mom Says No
    Asylum Street Spankers - Mommy Says No
    ID


    3rd set
    Koo Koo Kanga Roo - Cool Moms
    Fyutch, Rissi Palmer & Snooknuk - Black Women in History
    Pierce Freelon - Braid My Hair (feat. Stella Freelon) (new)
    ID
    Parliament - Mothership Connection
    Carrie Ferguson - The Best Way to Be (new)
    ID
    They Might Be Giants - I Just Want to Dance
    They Might Be Giants - Spare the Rock

    • 59 min
    2021-05-02 Spare the Rock, Spoil the Child

    2021-05-02 Spare the Rock, Spoil the Child

    This week, SaulPaul is going to call in to talk about his new record, and we’ll get to premiere a song from it, plus we’ve got new music from Michael Hears, Carrie Ferguson, Renee & Jeremy covering Guns ’n Roses, and more! It's indie music for ind

    • 58 min
    2021-04-25 Spare the Rock, Spoil the Child

    2021-04-25 Spare the Rock, Spoil the Child

    1st set
    They Might Be Giants - It’s Spare the Rock
    ID
    They Might Be Giants - E Eats Everything
    Queen Piarei - Dragonfly Cinema (new)
    Asylum Street Spankers - Sidekick
    ID
    Mister Michael - Cuddles The Cat Got Things To Do (new)
    Pierce Freelon - Levar Burton (new)
    ID
    Run DMC - Reading Rainbow


    [WJFF/JUMP - Okee Dokee Brothers - Along for the Ride


    [KUTX - Jose-Luis Orozco - Popcorn


    [WFNU - Lead Belly - Pig Latin


    2nd set
    Alastair Moock feat. Elizabeth Mitchell - Take a Little Walk With Me
    ID/prep to rock
    They Might Be Giants - Don’t Spare the Rock
    ID
    Best Coast - Sunshine, Lollipops, and Rainbows
    Supernova - Vitamins
    Boogers - John Jacob Jingleheimer Schmidt
    Superchunk - FOH
    Suburbs - Rattle My Bones
    ID (Mondale)


    3rd set
    Uncle Dox - Upside Down (new)
    Erica Rabner feat. SaulPaul - Be The Light (new)
    Momandpop - Walking the Cow (new)
    ID
    SaulPaul - Best Day Ever (premiere)
    Koo Koo Kanga Roo - Sticky Icky (new)
    ID
    They Might Be Giants - Science is Real
    They Might Be Giants - Spare the Rock

    • 59 min
    2021-04-18 Spare the Rock, Spoil the Child

    2021-04-18 Spare the Rock, Spoil the Child

    This week, we’ll hear new music from Pierce Freelon and Father Goose, plus we’ll hear songs from Bob Marley, Shine and the Moonbeams, The Heavy, Blackalicious, and more! It's indie music for indie kids.

    • 59 min
    2021-04-11 Spare the Rock, Spoil the Child

    2021-04-11 Spare the Rock, Spoil the Child

    1st set
    They Might Be Giants - It’s Spare the Rock
    ID
    They Might Be Giants - Dr. Worm (for Ella’s birthday)
    Flula Borg with Go Banana Go! - Bugs (Are Disgusting) (new)
    Artichoke - Mites (new)
    ID
    Pianosaurus - Sun Will Follow
    Peanut Butter Jams - Good Morning (new)
    ID
    Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World


    [WJFF/JUMP - Shine & the Moonbeams - Photograph


    [KUTX - Elizabeth Mitchell - Lovely Day


    [WFNU - Jazzy Ash - Hambone


    2nd set
    Future Hits - Cambio de Humor
    ID/prep to rock
    They Might Be Giants - Don’t Spare the Rock
    ID
    Sugar Free Allstars - Monster Truck
    Adam & the Bull Shark - Terrible Terrible Beast
    Otis the Destroyer - Animal
    Miss Lynn’s Rainbow Machine - Animal Best Friends
    ID


    3rd set
    Peaches & Herb - Shake Your Groove Thing
    Fyutch - Pick It Up (new)
    ID
    Uncle Dox - Racecar (new)
    Michael & the Rockness Monsters - Down on the Corner (feat. Red Yarn) (new)
    Ozomatli - Balloon Fest
    ID
    They Might Be Giants - Letter/Not a Letter
    They Might Be Giants - Spare the Rock

    • 59 min

Customer Reviews

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110 Ratings

110 Ratings

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Pepe

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MsErikaVT ,

Fantastic!

My 5 year old son and I love listening to the podcast each week. We always get new artists and new songs to add to our playlists and I love the interviews. Thank you!

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