About Sprocky & Binx:
Sprocky and Binx is an acoustic duo, performing original, audience-participatory music for children of all ages, with a focus on animals, nature, and creative movement.
Lisa Housman and Dave Falk (AKA “Sprocky & Binx”) are seasoned musicians, and winners of several songwriting awards, and have performed critically acclaimed concerts, radio programs, and television programs throughout the U.S. and in Europe. Sprocky and Binx has also met with huge success at libraries, preschools, and community centers, as children instantly relate to Dave and Lisa's engaging personalities and beautiful, interactive music.
For the bigger folks, Lisa and Dave's folk/roots rock acoustic duo “Sweet Wednesday” has toured internationally, and has received heavy rotation on many radio stations, and has been featured in the Boston Globe, the Amarillo Globe-News, Birmingham City Paper, No Depression, and many other publications.
Singer/songwriter Lisa Housman sings and plays guitar, and also has years of experience teaching nature study/environmental education and drama to children and teens with Vacamas Association for Youth, UMass AGP/Urban Scholars Program, and Vanderbilt YMCA. She holds a B.A. in Biology/Environmental Studies from Oberlin College.
Singer-songwriter/multi-instrumentalist Dave Falk plays the guitar, mandolin, banjo, violin, and harmonica with a brilliantly unique style. Dave graduated Summa Cum Laude from Cornell University with a degree in Classics and English.
Falk and Housman have a three year old daughter, Jasmine, who sometimes helps out at shows!
"Audiences love their shows and so will you"
"Lisa and Dave performed for us last week. Their original compositions channel deep traditions while breaking new ground. They were easy to work with and I look forward to future collaborations. Did I mention their singing? Taking turns on lead vocals and supportive harmonies, they have an absolutely wonderful, trancendant quality that is perfect for a warm summer evening."
-Clayton Cheever, Thomas Crane Library (Quincy, MA)
"Their songwriting makes for an evening of attentive listening...Lisa and Dave's songs are memorable, thought-provoking...young, fresh, energetic and empathetic tunes that reflect their personalities."
-Mare Streetpeople, Choir of Angels (Waltham, MA)
"You've succeeded in pushing the song form to something wonderful and new..Rarely have I encountered such incredible talent.."
-Judges, Great American Song Contest
"Think about the last time you received an unexpected and totally delightful gift."
-MTV Partner Ourstage
"Dave Falk and Lisa Housman are two very fabulous musicians. They make me laugh and just are so very entertaining. Yankee Homecoming welcomes them back for their 2nd year of participation in the downtown entertainment series. I would recommend this team for any venue, festival, nightclub, or coffee house. They are polite, professional and dependable. A sure winner! Thumbs up for Housman and Falk!"
-Kathy Heywood, Yankee Homecoming Festival (Newburyport, MA)
"Sprocky and Binx is a super-interactive musical duo, engaging both kids and adults in a wonderful way."
-Katie McD, critically acclaimed musician
-First Place in Dallas Songwriting Contest for "Grandma Song"
Original Songs: Alaska Adventure Song, At the Farmer’s Market, Daddy Saw a Bear, Earthworm, Little Dragon, Fly Little Honey Bee, Goat in a Boat, Grandma, Hands in the Air, I Love Red Leaves, I’m a Dog, In Your Ear, Let’s Hibernate, Let’s Go Riding, Let’s Go Slidin' in the Snow, Little Bat, Running Away with Me, Saving the Environment, Sharing Song, Snowflake Bob, Spooky Cat, and Walk With Me
Kids' Classics: ABC, Bah Bah Black Sheep, Baby Beluga, Bling Blang, Clean Water, Day-O, Froggy Went a’Courtin', Frosty the Snow Man, Here We Go Round the Mulberry Bush, Inch by Inch, Row by Row, It’s a Small World After All, I’ve Been Working on the Railroad, Guantanamera, Loch Lomonde, Mary Had a Little Lamb, Old Joe Clark, Old McDonald, The Owl and the Pussycat, Pop Goes the Weasel, This Land is Your Land, This Little Light of Mine, Rainbow Connection, Sail Away Ladies, Shake My Sillies Out, Singing in the Rain, Waltzing Matilda, We Shall Overcome, Wheels on the Bus, You Are My Sunshine, and more!