The Smurfs are a group of small sky blue creatures who live in Smurf Village somewhere in the woods. Incidentally, the Belgian cartoonist Peyo introduced Smurfs to the world in a series of comic strips, making their first appearance in the Belgian comics magazine Le Journal de Spirou on October 23, 1958. The English-speaking world perhaps knows them best through the popular 1980s animated television series from Hanna-Barbera Productions, "The Smurfs."
Peter Combe was a popular Australian children's musical performer in the 1980s and 1990s. His has had 22 releases, including 7 Gold Albums, 2 Platinum, 3 ARIA awards and 3 ARIA final nominations. Some of his best known songs include Toffee Apple, Spaghetti Bolognaise, and Mr Clickety Cane. His website can be found at www.petercombe.com.au
Cbeebies is a British television channel produced by the BBC aimed at childeren under 6.
Dan Zanes was born in Exeter, New Hampshire in 1961. He was a member of the Del Fuegos from the beginning to the end of the eighties. In 1994, he released a solo CD, “Cool Down Time,” shortly after which he moved to Brooklyn, N.Y. with his wife and daughter, where he then released Rocket Ship Beach (2000), launching his own record label, Festival Five Records. The CD was an immediate hit with families around America, as well as with the New York Times Magazine, which said, “Zanes’ kids music works because it is not kids music; it’s just music—music that’s unsanitized...
There are two artists known as Artifacts:
1. The Artifacts, a hip hop duo
2. Artifacts, a hardcore punk band 1.) The Artifacts were a throwback hip-hop duo from Newark, NJ. Their music reflected and emphasized three of the four elements of true hip-hop culture: MCing, DJing, and their specialty, graffiti writing or “bombing”; both Tame One and El Da Sensei are proficient at all three. With unique styles that play off each other well, Tame and El’s graff-rap was well received by underground audiences and continued in the Jersey rap tradition of Redman and Lords of the Underground.
Outl4w (pronounced Outlaw) is a teenage streetpunk band from Lytham St Annes in Lancashire, popular with fans of bands such as Gallows, Black Flag and Agnostic Front. Despite their tender age the band have already toured across the world, released 2 albums and had extensive play on Radio 1, even playing a live session for Colin Murray's show. The band can be seen live at festivals across Europe this summer and more info is at outl4w.tv
www.myspace.com/saveyourexcusesuk (Formally Boys Kill Kids) Save Your Excuses are a 6 piece unique duel fronted screamo band from surrey. Together churning out an energetic mix of Emo, Hardcore and Synthcore.
The band have shared the stage with likes of: Pitchshifter, The Ghost Of A Thousand, Breed 77, Exit Ten, A is For Automatic Weapons, This is Menace, WATO, NATO, Diving The Line, The Chase and many more… Band Members:
Janek Davis- Throat
Gino D’andrea- Vox/ Synths
Disney Characters is used as a general “placeholder artist” for songs from Disney movies, series, theme park, storyteller and / or song albums. Usually it is used if no definite artist credits are available, however there are a few soundtrack releases or compilations with songs from soundtracks which actually credit “Disney Characters” as artist in the official liner notes. If this non-artist appears in your charts, please fix your tags.