What’s New

What’s New!

Composer D.J. Sparr takes Barry’s book The Trouble With Ben and uses it as the libretto for a musical composition for strings to be performed in the schools through Sound Impact in the fall of 2017.

American Idol features Barry singing his song All I Want is You in their January, 2012 broadcast nation-wide. 

Quaker Oats Cereal begins airing a commercial on national television in Mexico featuring Barry singing his 1975 song Me and You. The TV ad begins running in April, 2012.

Maggi, is airing a national TV commercial on German television featuring Barry singing his song “Me and You” in the fall of 2012.

Vodafone uses Barry’s song All I Want is You in their 2009 commercial throughout New Zealand.

Nescafe begins airing Barry’s song Me and You in commercials in Mexico in August, 2010.

Vodafone uses Barry’s song All I Want is You in their 2009 commercial throughout the Czech Republic.

KindieComm, the first annual conference on Independent Children’s Music, gathers in Philadelphia and Barry delivers the afternoon keynote talk with WXPN radio host Kathy O’Connell. Writing about it later, music journalist Allen Foster lists the top seven highlights of the conference, highlighting Barry singing “Don’t Put Your Finger Up Your Nose” as number one and Barry’s interview with Kathy as a close second.

Eat Mor Kidz ad campaign begins. Taking it’s cue from Barry’s first record album–I Eat Kids–released in 1975, graphic designer Michael Emory Niemchick of Michigan produces this great billboard for an imaginary ad campaign.