Alison Faith Levy - The Start of Things
(Release Date: April 21, 2015; Mystery Lawn Music)
Former member of San Francisco's The Sippy Cups drops her second kindie rock solo album. Tunes include a cover of Cat Stevens' "If You Want to Sing, Out, Sing Out." Soulful and groovy.
Standout Track: "Rainbow Tunnel"
Future Hits - Today is Forever (Hoy es para siempre)
(Release Date: May 5, 2015; Coach House Sounds)
Down-to-earth indie rock from Chicago. Each catchy, organic, and educational tune is performed twice, once in English and again in Spanish. Nice addition to ESL classroom collections; comes with bilingual lyric booklet.
Standout Track: "Morning Ritual"
Keith Munslow - Tiny Destroyer
(Release Date: April 7, 2015; Needlenose Music)
The tunes on Munslow's seventh kindie release combine a variety of musical styles, comedy routines, storytelling, and humorous lyrics. The results sound like a cross between Steve Martin, "Weird Al" Yankovic, and a Broadway musical.
Standout Track: "Old Joe's Bones"