New episode of Ear Snacks - Strings (Part IV)

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When will it end!?!?!?  Not this week!  Join us while we investigate non-musical strings.  We make a tin-can phone, talk to Pops, Ainsley & Darby and then call up Nigel, Mista Cookie Jar's friend in Thailand who has a particular stringed thing...  but you'll have to guess what it is.  Ainsley & her parents go tide-pooling to see if there are any stringy things in the ocean. And shout-out to Bela, who loves Ear Snacks!

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Andrew & Polly - Live in Little Rock!

We've been home for a couple of weeks and can't wait to hit the road again.  We'll be spending nearly a week in Little Rock, Arkansas.  Come sing with us at the big show!


WHO:  Andrew & Polly

WHAT:  Live in Little Rock!

WHEN:  September 11 at 1:30pm

WHERE:  Murphy Theatre, Pulaski Academy

Adults:  $10.  Kids 3-10:  $5.  Concert to benefit Congregation Agudath Achim.

Head over to the Event page on Facebook to see what we're up to, invite your pals, see what schools we'll be visiting while we're in town and get the latest concert details.


Adult Ticket - $10

Kids (3-10) Ticket - $5


Consider making a donation to Agudath Achim, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

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Thank you so much to the sponsors who have made this event possible.


   Etti &Victor Biton

   Polly & Dave Greenbaum


   Monica & William Lulky




     Emily & Rich Lewis

     Karen & Mark Mackey

     Bonnie & Sam Nickol


    Madelon Scallet

    Valerie & Joe Steinberg

    Sue Weinstein


    Community Bakery

    Purple Cow


    The Root Café

    Claudia's Canine Cuisine


Announcing a new album! Ear Snacks: Songs from the Podcast

You know how we have a podcast?  This is the soundtrack.

We can barely describe how excited we are about this album, but here goes!  Ear Snacks:  Songs from the Podcast (officially releasing on September 30, 2016) is a direct result of the first season of our radical podcast - over seven hours of free content for children and their families.  We spent the last year interviewing more than 60 kids and 35 adult experts, crafting original scores and a storm of genre-busting songs.  Ear Snacks:  Songs from the Podcast features fourteen tunes hand-picked from the radical podcast experiment, re-contextualized into an eclectic, insightful and (we hope) absurdly fun record.

Inside every CD is a 20-page SNACKTIVITY booklet that includes fun ideas for active imaginations.  You can pre-order the CD and digital album (including a PDF of the SNACKTIVITY fun) exclusively from our shop.  Pre-orders from our store will shop on - OR BEFORE! - September 30.  Fans can also pre-order the music on iTunes (no snacktivities, though...  just saying!) and receive an immediate download for "Dancing Pants," our summer single featuring Mista Cookie Jar.

Click here for the full press release.

For more information about Andrew & Polly, to request a review copy of Ear Snacks: Songs from the Podcast, or to schedule an interview, please contact Elizabeth Waldman Frazier at Waldmania PR: 415-334-2787 or

Dancing Pants, featuring Mista Cookie Jar!

Want to busta move in your movin' shoes?  Head over to iTunes and grab your very own copy of our brand new song:  DANCING PANTS.  It features our pal, the incomparable Mista Cookie Jar.

If you want to hear it air live on Sirius XM Kids Place Live, you've got to let them know - e-mail, hit them up on Facebook or Twitter, or even give them a call (866) 328-2345.

Here's that handy iTunes link again: .  Here are the links for Amazon & Google Play.  As always, the best way to find out anything we have to say is to sign up for our totally-amazing-wonderful, fairly-sporadic-and-not-too-annoying newsletter.

Expo Line Song

We were so excited about the opening of the Expo Line Train to Santa Monica (where we live), that we literally BURST INTO SONG.  And then made a lil' video featuring all the awesomeness people posted on Instagram using the Repost App.  Here's a handy link, if you need it:

We rode the Expo Line very first thing this morning to our monthly sing-a-long at Children's Book World...  and then came back and sang the song on the couch in our studio.

Thanks for listening, and thanks to the following Opening Day Riders / Instagram Users for showing us (& the world) your awesome moments:  @jkjumps @fatbabystore @scooterdeb @zodiakkillamusic @sarahbearclaw @alejandro_berto @chongaj @marcophotola @reinbein @mrsmoeno @objectsofinterest @geofuzzy @cityofsantamonica @wholefoods @andrewandpolly @allanmcleod @arichane @ingostastydiner @_jaybyrd_ @mochipark @tatiaoshidari @raillaorg @errriiikaaa @whatisthewish @katherineannerose @100actsoflove @madebymiapark @mike_lutz @frankthefox @curlyjodie @kokoto1234 @studiotk @leslielfields @jessnritz @lornamcleanthomas @dawngracias @kerryvasquez @anotherpoopjoke @deathwishdena @watanabeyukiko

April Showers

How do you know if it's going to rain? Does anybody know? Andrew & Polly talk gumboots and galoshes with their friends.

Thanks to Kerry Falwell from the Glazer Children's Museum in Tampa Forida and Jesse, a real-life water expert! Thanks also to our special panel of Rain Experts: William, Marea, Capella, Alex, Gavin, Ellis, Lane, Johnny, Penny, Kalinga, Chloe, Zoey, Luke, Charlie, Leigh, Lindsay, Kalinga, Izz, Logan & Arlo (PHEW!).

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