Douglas Brake’s organic fall into children’s music

Originally published here for Ruckus Magazine. Douglas Brake of Douglas Brake and the Sizzle, Hiss, Pop Band didn’t just wake up one day and say, “Hey, I should write and play kid music.” It happened organically, late one night while Brake was trying to get his then-1-year-old son to fall asleep. “I ran out of songs … More Douglas Brake’s organic fall into children’s music

Shut Up and Listen

Almost everyone’s got their favorite song, favorite type of music, and favorite band. I find it hard to believe even when talking to the Cosmo-reading girls with their Gucci shoes that they aren’t really into music of any kind. Surely they like some P-Diddy, or Britney Spears…or something. Personally, I don’t think anyone can go … More Shut Up and Listen