Retro-swingers the Squirrel Nut Zippers will be the opening act at
crooner Tony Bennett's Oct. 17 show at Radio City Music
Hall in New York City. Bennett is touring to promote his upcoming release,
The Playground, which is scheduled to hit stores Sept. 29. The
Playground, Bennett's first children's album, features vocals by
"Sesame Street" characters Kermit the Frog and Elmo as well as television
personality Rosie O'Donnell.