Favorite Family CD Releases of 2009

Lots of great releases this year, it was hard to narrow the list down to 10. There are some very clever musicians out there, producing some very smart music for families. Here’s the Best of the Best:

KDHX Musical Merry-Go-Round 2009 Top 10 Favorite Family Releases from Grandfather Paul Stark

    Here Comes Science

  1. They Might Be Giants-Here Comes Science-Disney Sound
  2. My Trampoline

  3. Peter Himmelman-My Trampoline-Minivan Records
  4. Family Time

  5. Ziggy Marley- Family Time-Tuff Gong Worldwide
  6. Los Lobos

  7. Los Lobos-Los Lobos Goes Disney-Walt Disney Records
  8. Field Trip

  9. Recess Monkey-Field Trip-Monkey Mama
  10. Pink

  11. Rocknoceros-Pink-Rockno Records
  12. Great Day

  13. Milkshake-Great Day-Milkshake Music
  14. 76 Trombones

  15. Dan Zanes & Friends-76 Trombones-Festival Five Rec.
  16. Picnic

  17. Various Artists-Putumayo Picnic Playground-Putumayo World Music
  18. Time Machine

  19. Sippy Cups-Time Machine-Snacker Disc

Next Five 2009 Honorable Mentions

Billy Jonas-Happy Accidents-Bang-A-Bucket Music
Lunch Money-Dizzy-Squirrel Mechanic Records
Ben Rudnick and Friends-A Frog Named Sam-Bartlett Ave. Records
Eric Herman & The Invisible Band-What A Ride-Butter-Dog Records
Sarah Lee Guthrie & Family-Go Wagaloo-Smithsonian Folkways


  • http://www.sugarmountainpr.com Beth in PDX

    What a great list, Paul! Happy New Year