Chickens R People 2 Interviews

Sophie talking with Dan
Sophie talking with Dan
Sophie talking with Elena Moon Park
Sophie talking with Elena

Sophie interviews Dan Zanes and band member Elena Moon Park Dan Zanes originally formed the Del Fuegos (Rolling Stone named best new Band in 1984) and is currently the front man of the Grammy winning group Dan Zanes & Friends.Since the release of Rocket Ship Beach in 2000 Dan Z. has recorded a number of Family and Traditional music albums.These albums have included collaborations with artists ranging from Sheryl Crow, Bob Wier, and Lou Reed to Angelque Kidjo, Philip Glass and Sandra Bernhard. Sophie was able to catch up with him and his band in the Green Room at L.L. Bean's Summer Music series on July 11, 2009.

Listen to Sophie and Dan Here!

Listen to Sophie and Elena Here!

In the fall of 2008, Sophie Frantz interviewed Andy Charles at Haven's Candy.


In August 2008, Sophie Frantz interviewed local farmer Ramona Snell at the Farmer's Market.

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On June 7th 2008, Sophie Frantz interviewed local clown and performer Michael Lane Trautman, of the Big Time Vaudeville Show.

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On President's Day 2008, Sophie interviewed Steve Songs at One Longfellow Square.

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Steve Roslonek of SteveSongs has been performing his unique brand of original songs for kids and their families for over five years. His music has won numerous national awards, including a Parents' Choice Gold Award, a CMW Best Audio Award, a NAPPA Honor and an iParenting Media Award. Steve blends participatory songs, clever stories and great melodies into an experience that leads young listeners on what the Boston Globe calls "not just a musical journey but an entertaining, interactive and educational one.

You can also find out more about SteveSongs at his website

In the News : He just recently appeared at the White House Easter Egg Roll performing with the Jonas Brothers.

Peter Brown, Childrens Book Writer and Illustrator of "Flight of the Dodo"

Peter Brown & Beate

A silly interview talking about Peter and his book FLIGHT OF THE DODO.

Click here to download interview of Peter Brown on Chickens June 10, 2006

Make sure to check out his book "Flight of the Dodo" and keep an eye out for "Chowder" this Fall!

You can find out more about Peter at his website

Scott Magoon, Illustrator of "Ugly Fish"

Scott's interview aired during the September 9th "Chickens R People 2" show. He told us all about what he liked to draw when he was a kid and a bunch of other fun things about himself.

Click here to download interview of Scott Magoon's phone interview

Make sure to check out his illustrations in the book "Ugly Fish." You can also find out more about Scott at his website