Jumpin' Jamie plays "kindie rock" for all ages! Best known as the Dinosaur Troubadour at Field Station: Dinosaurs (Leonia, NJ), he has played hundreds of shows at everything from birthday parties for a crowd of 12, to a stadium for crowds of 12,000 (Citi Field, NYC) and everything in between including Wizard World Comic Con (Chicago and Philadelphia), Baltimore Comic-Con (Baltimore, MD), and Kids Read Comics Convention (Ann Arbor, MI). He has been spotted on television on The Late Show with David Letterman on CBS (where Dave talks about "The Mighty T-Rex") and the Season 3 finale of Celebrity Wife Swap on ABC. As a member of the family friendly band, The O>MATICS he has been featured on The Price Is Right on CBS and stars in the comic book The O>MATICS: Rock and Read! He is a member of SAG-AFTRA and a songwriter with ASCAP. His clients have included Seventh Generation, Twitter, and Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld.
-In June 2018 his debut album "Kookie" was released worldwide, with 12 songs produced by 5 different producers and featuring over 40 special guests.
-In December 2017 he released the music video for "Second Place" produced by and featuring Marty Beller which has gotten over 50,000 views on YouTube.
-In October 2017 he released the single "Ghost In My House" produced by John Naclerio (My Chemical Romance, Senses Fail) which received airplay on Young At Heart on WTMD out of Maryland, Radio Active Kids on Asheville FM out of North Carolina, and The Saturday Morning Cereal Bowl on WAWL out of Tennessee.
-In Summer of 2017 he performed at Wizard World Comic Cons in Philadelphia and Chicago (where he was joined on stage by actor Michael Rooker).
-Between 2012 and 2017 he performed annually for "Dinosaur Day" at Citi Field in Queens, NY.
-In November of 2016 he was featured on the benefit compilation "Sing Through The Storm".
-In September of 2016 he launched "Herbivore Radio", a podcast featuring kindie rock.
-In August of 2016 he release a single featuring Peter Tork from the Monkees, Alex Ebert from Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros, Matthew Caws from Nada Surf, and over 30 other special guests
-In April of 2016 he released a single produced by and featuring Grammy award winning producer and musician Danny Weinkauf of They Might Be Giants.
-In March of 2015 he was named one of NJ's Top Kids Rock Acts by Mommy Poppins.
-In May and September of 2014, he was the guest on Episode 4 and Episode 16 of Big Jeff Radio's podcast.
-In March of 2014, he released a cover of "Rainbow Connection" from the Muppet Movie on iTunes and other online retailers.
-In December of 2013, Tails And Beets, a book featuring stories, recipes, and art was released with Colby Ann Krolak who co-wrote the songs about the characters in the book.
Jumpin' Jamie Entertainment:
Jumpin' Jamie does interactive live music shows featuring original kindie rock. Games and activities can include parachute, limbo, toy instruments, movement scarves, "move and groove" dancing game, hula hoops, and more. He usually performs solo acoustic but can be joined by a band as well. If you have a theme in mind, let us know, and we'll do our best to match your theme! He also offers the following pre-existing themes and add ons with multiple performer options:
Dinosaurs (Field Station: Dinosaurs, Dinosaur Troubadour Party): Featuring packages with fossils and a visit from a baby Hadrosaurus, and now offering for the first time a visit from the 15 foot long T-Rex! Limited availability now until May 2018.
Puppets Puppets can be added to join Jumpin' Jamie's kindie rock show. Jumpin' Jamie can be joined by Miss C or Mr. Chris (Snug of Universal Kids' Sprout House) or can perform puppets himself between songs. We also have more puppet based shows that can be done interactive (puppeteer visible) or traditional (behind puppet stage).
Balloon Animals Jumpin' Jamie can be joined by a balloon twister to do animals, flowers, and more!
Magic Jumpin' Jamie can be joined by a childrens' magician for a short magic section of the show.
Characters Jumpin' Jamie can be joined by characters for an interactive character experience beyond just a meet and greet including the "Magical Mickey Party", "Do You Wanna Build A Snowman", and "Monsters In Your Neighborhood". In addition stand alone meet and greets are available for more characters. Contact for more info!
Face Painting Jumpin' Jamie can be joined by a face painter! Organic, All Natural, Vegan, Hypoallergenic facepaints available!
Arts and Crafts Arts and crafts parties are available as stand alone or an add on! Our "Sock Puppet Workshop" has been enjoyed by hundreds of kids at conventions and parties.
Force Training Does your child love sci-fi movies? We now offer Force Training parties with themed games lead by a Force Master. Every child gets a balloon saber to train with, a vintage collectable toy, and the birthday kid gets a special force crystal!
For more details on some add on performer options check out:
Colby Ann's page (Miss C)
Chris Palmieri's website (Mr. Chris)