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Dan Zanes

Former lead singer of the indie-rock band the Del Fuegos, Dan Zanes. When he became a father he realized he couldn’t stomach the music for kids so started writing his own. He also formed the Rocket Ship Revue, a touring band that performs dance-party shows for kids. His first CD “Dan Zanes and Friends Rocket Ship Beach” received a Parents Choice Award and the kids liked it too. It also featured Suzanne Vega and Sheryl Crow. ZANES’ new CD is “Family Dance."

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Other segments from the episode on November 22, 2001

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, November 22, 2001: Interview with Nick Lowe; Interview with Dan Zanes; Interview with Loudon Wainwright.

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