Fan Artist Henrieke Goorhuis Published in WDCS

I was recently contacted by Song of the South fan artist Henrieke Goorhuis. In 2006, Henrieke submitted a drawing of Brer Rabbit to me, and it can still be seen in the Song of the South Fan Art section. Hi there! … Continue reading

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Disney Releases Splash Mountain Tsum Tsum Plush Toys

Disney has recently released the Splash Mountain Tsum Plush Collection featuring characters from Splash Mountain (and Song of the South). Each plush is priced at $5.99 and measures 3 1/2″, limit 5 per character. In the collection is Brer Rabbit, Brer … Continue reading

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Promotional Song of the South US VHS Found in Yard Sale?

A very interesting VHS copy of Song of the South surfaced last year at a yard sale. The following clip was posted on YouTube by MegaRock64 on 8/27/2013, and depicts what appears to be a promotional VHS tape dating to … Continue reading

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20th Anniversary WDW Splash Mountain Pin Released

2012 marks the 20th anniversary of Walt Disney World’s Splash Mountain. To commemorate this occasion, on July 5th Disney has released a limited edition pin featuring Brer Rabbit and Brer Fox.  It is limited to an edition of 1000, and … Continue reading

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Revamped Store, Petition Back Online

Hi everyone, here are a couple of site updates: 1) SongoftheSouth.net Merchandise (t-shirts, mugs, buttons, etc.) has received a much-needed overhaul, with literally dozens of new merchandise added. When I initially created these t-shirt designs back in 2005, CafePress.com (the … Continue reading

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Disney is Preserving Song of the South

Over at CartoonBrew.com, editor Jerry Beck has posted on his blog “‘Song of the South’ can be yours –  for $1,499“, in reference to an auction on eBay for a 16mm IB Technicolor print of the film. The opening bid … Continue reading

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New WDCC Brer Bear Collectible: “A Hankering for Hare”

Announced in May, a new Walt Disney Classics Collection figurine from Walt Disney’s Song of the South is joining the Summer 2011 releases. The new WDCC figurine features Brer Bear and is entitled “A Hankering for Hare.” This piece is … Continue reading

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New 2010 WDCC Song of the South Figurine Set

For the first time since 1996, this summer’s Walt Disney Classics Collection release includes Song of the South themed figurines. Entitled “Brer Fox & Brer Rabbit: Cooking Up a Plan/Last Laugh”, the set depicts Brer Rabbit and Brer Fox from the … Continue reading

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D23 Limited Edition Song of the South Cel

Today, Disney announced the new club “D23”, a web site that is touted to be the “premier online destination for Disney fans.” Membership costs $75 a year, and “perks” include 4 newsletters a year, and exclusive collectibles. One such collectible … Continue reading

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New Framed Song of the South Giclées

As part of the Walt Disney Signature Collection, Disney has released two matching giclées: “Magnolias bloom once more on our Walt Disney Signature Collection Song of the South Giclée… Elegance meets country living in the heart of the Southern antebellum … Continue reading

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