November 13, 2014
by The Dad Beats
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Wait ‘Til The Dad Beats! Get Home… for the holidays!

The holiday season is rapidly approaching and The Dad Beats! album, Child Support, is conveniently available for purchase and enjoyment! What better way to show thanks, stuff a stocking, make merry, and roast your chestnuts than while listening to the pleasing tones of Parent/Child Oriented Pop Rock (PCOPR)as delivered by The Dad Beats!

Our album can be purchased digitally from Bandcamp or iTunes and physical copies are available through CDBaby and, of course, at our live shows!

October 26, 2014
by The Dad Beats
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Sing Along With The Dad Beats!

Wouldn’t life be so much richer, so much more satisfying, if you could only sing along with The Dad Beats! in the comfort of your own home? Well, now you can! Head over to our brand new page “Sing Along With The Dad Beats!” and feast your eyes on the tasty lyrical selections therein. Amaze and delight your children with your comprehensive knowledge of dazzling Dad Beats! songs!

And for the instrumentally inclined, we will also be adding some Uke and Guitar chord sheets for download soon!

Happy Harmonizing!

The Dad Beats!

October 3, 2014
by The Dad Beats
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Child Support listening party at Lark Cafe tomorrow!

Child Support Calling all Beat-Kateers!
Come out to Lark Cafe tomorrow at 4PM to collect some Child Support – Yes! It’s our debut CD and it sounds great! 10 Original Dad Beats! compositions, 2 cover songs and our version of a Granddad Beat song. What else? There will be a live performance by The Dad Beats!, we’ll be playing the CD throughout the Cafe, and Yuri says he might bring some delicious cheese. What more could you ask for? ARE YOU NOT ENTERTAINED?

Copies of the CD and kids t-shirts will be available purchase and delirious enjoyment.

September 22, 2014
by The Dad Beats
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Child Support has arrived!

Our long awaited debut album has arrived! We have been mailing out copies to our KickStarter supporters and setting up online distribution through iTunes, Bandcamp, CDBaby, etc.

Stay tuned for more info – and in the meantime you can always pick up a copy at oneBwxfvn1CYAAr2bd of our Thursday shows at Lark Cafe!

July 15, 2014
by The Dad Beats
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The Dad Beats! at Carroll Gardens Library this Friday (7/18)!

The Dad Beats! bring their unique brand of parent friendly kid-folk rock to Carroll Gardens. Come out to the Carroll Gardens Library to hear selections from our upcoming album and old favorites!

The show starts at 1:30

396 Clinton St. @ Union St.
Brooklyn, NY 11231

June 28, 2014
by The Dad Beats
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Dad Beats! this Sunday (6/29) at Kings Highway Library!

Come out this Sunday to hear the Dad Beats play selections from our upcoming CD, inspired covers and old favorites!

Kings Highway Library
2115 Ocean Ave. (nr. Kings Highway)
Brooklyn, NY 11229

Subway
B to Kings Highway & East 16 Street
Q to Kings Highway & East 16 Street

Bus
B2 to Ocean Avenue & Avenue R
B7 to Ocean Avenue & Kings Highway/Avenue P
B31 to Ocean Avenue & Avenue R
B49 to Ocean Avenue & Kings Highway/Avenue P
B82 to Ocean Avenue & Kings Highway/Avenue P
B100 to Ocean Avenue & Quentin Road

Car
South on Flatbush Ave.,right on Ocean Ave. to Kings Highway

April 27, 2014
by The Dad Beats
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Dad Beats! Photos from Brooklyn Public Library

We got some great photos back from our performance at Brooklyn Public Library earlier this month…

Photo: Gregg Richards

Photo: Gregg Richards

Photo: Gregg Richards

Photo: Gregg Richards

April 26, 2014
by The Dad Beats
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The Dad (Bits) Beats! at the Food Book Farm – Today!

Smorgasburg
East River State Park
Kent Ave. and N. 7 St.
on the Williamsburg waterfront

In collaboration with Smorgasburg and Organic Valley, Food Book Farm is a one-day interactive schoolyard for agriculture enthusiasts of all ages. Kids can learn about farming and food production from an observation beehive from Megan Paska, author of “The Rooftop Beekeeper: A Scrappy Guide to Keeping Urban Honeybees” and Tim O’Neal of Borough Bees. Additional activities include farmer-run butter making and milking stations, temporary tattoos, sidewalk chalk, hula hoops, free Organic Valley milk and cookies, live children’s music and a “name that poop” game.

Farmers and Musicians:

Megan Paska, Seven Arrows, Rumson, New Jersey
Tim O’Neal, Borough Bees, NYC
David and Susan Hardy, Organic Valley, Herkimer County, New York
The Dad Beats and Hopalong Andrew, NYC

* This event is FREE.