Crate and Barrel recalls Be the Band Music Sets due to choking and suffocation hazards


Product Name:

Be the Band Music Sets


Maracas can break or unscrew and release the metal beads inside, posing choking and suffocation hazards for young children.

Reminder date:

March 09, 2022

Recall Details

The description:

This recall involves Crate and Barrel’s Be the Band Music Set containing maracas, intended for use by children three years of age and older. The set includes a table approximately 19 inches tall by 26 inches wide with drum pads and sticks, cymbals, maracas, and xylophone keys. The product SKU: 346895 is on a tag under the table.


Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Be the Band Music Sets and contact Crate and Barrel for instructions on how to receive a refund in the form of a $20 store credit for the maracas. Crate and Barrel contacts all known buyers directly.


Crate and Barrel received six reports of broken or unscrewed maracas. No injuries were reported.

Sold to :

Online at from September 2021 to January 2022 for approximately $200.


Euromarket Designs Inc., d/b/a Crate and Barrel, of Northbrook, Illinois.

accelerated marking

This recall was done, voluntarily by the company, as part of CPSC’s Fast Track Recall process. Expedited recalls are initiated by companies, who agree to work with the CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.


The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is responsible for protecting the public from unreasonable risk of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years. Federal law prohibits anyone from selling products that are the subject of a publicly announced voluntary recall by a manufacturer or a mandatory recall ordered by the Commission.

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