The Top 10 Songs of: Muppets USA Road Trips

Kieran Moore – A few days ago I unexpectedly found myself in the position of planning a summer road trip and as with all things in my life I asked the question “What would Kermit Do?” He’s certainly no stranger to a road trip or two – I think Muppet Christmas Carol might be the only…

Kermit and Steve Martin Duel Banjos

Out of the blue this morning came this spectacular new video starring Kermit the Frog and his friend (and The Muppet Show and The Muppet Movie guest star) Steve Martin. The video from Funny Or Die features Kermit and Steve playing the classic “Dueling Banjos.” It’s worth noting that this is the first time that Hollywood’s most famous…

Muppet Retro Reviews: Kermit Unpigged

Kyle Mahoney – The same year as Muppet Classic Theatre was released, Jim Henson Records released its last album entitled Kermit Unpigged, a pun on the commonly used phrase “unplugged,” meaning acoustic. This album had the Muppets singing duets with various 90s celebrities. The album has a storyline to it, similar to Bert and Ernie’s Sing Along (1975).…

Cute Kids and Cute Muppets Sing "Sing"

While scrolling through the depths of Tumblr over the weekend, I came across an adorable video starring the Muppets of Sesame Street (seriously like all of them) and the kid chorus of PS22, who also uploaded the video. Oh, and George Stephanopoulus is there too. Anyway! Everybody is there to sing “Sing.” This song was performed…

News Update: July 28, 2013

NEWS UPDATE: July 28, 2013 A new piece of pretty awesome Muppet merchandise is apparently coming soon. We have only found it available for pre-order at ComicsInfinity, who provide this information about the cool piece: “This character-authentic polystone mini-bust is designed and sculpted by Patrick Romandy-Simmons. Standing 6 1/2″ tall, Kermit the Frog comes painted…

Could More Fraggle Music Finally Be Coming to CD?

Matt Baker – With 2013 marking the beloved Fraggle Rock’s 30th anniversary, the series has so far received a level of awareness unseen in years. The most recent development has been the Jim Henson Company’s new anniversary website FraggleRock30.com, which reveals new or upcoming items. While Henson most often markets the Fraggles as contemporary, this…

All Cee Lo Needs is Love… And Muppets

We got an exciting early Christmas gift this week as the full, official audio track for “All I Need is Love,” the new surefire hit single from Cee Lo Green and heavily featuring the Muppets, debuted on YouTube. The album containing the song, Cee Lo’s Magic Moment, is due out on October 30th and the…