Marina--(portrayed by Shayna Rose 2009 - 2011; Tara Perry 2011 - 2013) drummer
Shayna Rose portrayed Marina in seasons 1 and 2. In mid-June 2011, it was announced that Shayna Rose was leaving the show to get married and pursue other projects. Tara Perry took over the role of Marina.
Shayna Rose's last episode as Marina was "Jungle Jazz".
Tara Perry's first episode as Marina was "Graduation Day".
Some episodes focus on one of the Fresh Beats and one on two of them (Kiki and Shout)
There is a TV movie called The Wizard of Song, a parody of 1939's The Wizard of Oz and the first TV movie to focus on a Fresh Beat.
The Fresh Beat Band is the third Nick Jr. series to become a franchise after Dora the Explorer and Blue's Clues. It's the first one however, that isn't interactive.
The Fresh Beat Band also had a crossover with Yo Gabba Gabba!- Yo! Fresh Beats Go! Gabba Gabba.