Wednesday, September 18 2013 21:17


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I don't like when news hits my desk at 9pm on a Wednesday night... when I already have a game plan laid out for things to cover. But, when the news involves two Kindie Rock Superstars sucked into an animated world... cruising the land on motorcycles straight out of EASY RIDER... jamming some tunes as... toons, I'm ok with it. TODD McHATTON and MISTA COOKIE JAR have teamed-up for TODD AND COOKIE'S CATAPULT OF DESTINY, "a mystical, magical, rock & roll adventure for the whole family," that will unfold as songs, cartoons, and webcomics every three months, beginning on September 24. Check out a preview...

epic3songTheir first mini-album, TODD AND COOKIE: EPIC 3 SONG STARTER PACK, will be released this coming Tuesday on iTunes. Additionally, the music can be heard on SiriusXM Kids Place Live beginning at 4pm.

Check out http://toddandcookie.com/ for more.

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James Zahn

James Zahn is best-known as The Rock Father™, a media personality, commentator, adventurer and raconteur. In January, 2019, after nearly a decade as Publisher of The Rock Father Magazine, he joined Adventure Publishing Group as Senior Editor of The Toy Book—the leading trade publication for the toy industry since 1984, as well as The Pop Insider—a destination for all things pop culture. He is also editor of The Toy Report, a weekly newsletter published by The Toy Book each Thursday. Zahn has over 25 years of experience in the entertainment, retail and publishing industries.

He regularly serves as a Brand Ambassador and spokesperson for several Globally-recognized pop culture and lifestyle brands in addition to consulting for a number of toy manufacturers. 

Creatively, James has directed/edited music videos, lyric videos, and album trailers for bands such as FEAR FACTORY, has appeared as an actor in feature films and commercials, written comic books, and performed in bands. He currently serves as an artist manager and video director for PRODUCT OF HATE, whose debut album was released by Napalm Records in 2016, distributed by ADA/Warner Music in the U.S. with Universal Music handling global. A new album has been completed and is set for release this year.

James and/or his work have been featured in/on CNN, FOX Business, NBC, ABC, WGN, G4, The Chicago Tribune, BusinessWire, Babble, Fangoria, Starlog and more. He's appeared as a music expert on CNN's AC360 alongside Anderson Cooper, and has been interviewed by Larry King. In the past he served as a writer for the Netflix Stream Team,  Fandango Family and PBS KIDS, penned articles for Sprout and PopSugar, and was a contributor to Chicago Parent.

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