Wired Blog & Robbert Bobbert

I was excited to find Wired’s blog about Robbert Bobbert and The Bubble Machine today:

With notable contributions to music-heavy kid’s fare like Nickelodeon’s The Adventures of Pete & Pete and Cartoon Network’s Powerpuff Girls, The Apples, and more specifically frontman Robert Schneider, have long had a functional grasp of that blessed intersection between what’s simultaneously fun for kids and entertaining to adults. This trend continues with the forthcoming release of Robert’s debut children’s music album.More Kids Music That Doesn’t Suck: Robbert Bobbert & the Bubble Machine, Dec 2008

You should read the whole article.

Beautiful Noise Announces US RAVE HD Air Dates

Tractor Beam is pleased to announce the air schedule for the Beautiful Noise Concert Series on RAVE HD part of the VOOM HD Network.

December 15, 2008: Ted Leo / Pharmacists
December 16, 2008: Islands
December 17, 2008: The Black Angels
December 18, 2008: Dr. Dog
December 19, 2008: My Morning Jacket
December 20, 2008: The Donnas
December 21, 2008: British Sea Power
December 22, 2008: Stars
December 24, 2008: The Constantines
December 25, 2008: Yo La Tengo