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Randy's new not-JUST-for-kids CD, JAM ON RYE, is available NOW at CDBaby! It is also available on iTunes, Amazon, and all the rest of 'em. The CD includes a calypso ode (to a shower door), a cover of a Dan Bern song, a few trademark Kaplan fast-talking rap-bluegrass barnburners, a song about being bald, a lullaby, a song from The Music Man sung by Randy's wife, and much more!
"Roots rocker Randy Kaplan is one of those happy-they-exist people you can't quite tell is playing kids' music. And yet he is."
-NEW YORK MAGAZINE
"He doesn’t dumb it down for the kids....He just expects them to come along for the ride. And they do."
-TIME OUT NEW YORK KIDS
Upcoming Public Family Shows:
7/25 - Boothbay Harbor, ME
7/26 - Kennebunk, ME
8/2 - Reseda, CA
8/3 - Los Angeles, CA
8/16 - San Jose, CA
8/16 - San Francisco, CA
8/17 - Pacifica, CA
8/24 - Topanga, CA
Click HERE for the full concert schedule.
MORE PRAISE FOR RANDY’S NOT-JUST-FOR-KIDS MUSIC:
“With his serious storytelling chops and musicianship, Randy is a pioneer (and) one of the most versatile and creative voices in kids music today.”
-Kids Can Groove
“Randy Kaplan is one of the nation’s foremost children’s entertainers...fun for the whole family!”
-Nashville Blues Society
“Brilliant, laugh-out-loud funny, and way ahead of his time.”
-Fits N Giggles
“Randy Kaplan is the current king of the story song, and his magic is best witnessed live. Great example of grownup music for kids, kids’ music for grownups.”
-Kids Music That Rocks
"Randy is an absolute ace guitarist, picker and ragtime player...A refreshing, innovative change of pace."
-Smoky Mountain Blues Society
“Kaplan is one of kids music’s top storytellers...He draws from a deep well of pint-sized frustration and pique...(His songs are) remarkably tender and sweet...One of the best storytellers around.”
“Kaplan is a national treasure who brings a sly wink to the art of kid’s music.”
-The Brooklyn Paper
For more reviews go to PRESS.
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