Peter Alsop’s SONGS TO CHEW

Episodes of my award winning songs and stories; some for kids & families and some for teens and adults!

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    Today's SONG TO CHEW is "Spit Ball" from my "Camping With Dads" album.  My eleven-year-old grandaughter, Quinnlyn, sings it with me.  It's about escalation and revenge.  At school, we used to chew...
September 18, 2020
Today's SONG TO CHEW is "Buddies" from my UNIFORMS album.  This song is for buddies who love each other, regardless of their gender.  It works well to generate discussions about homophobia and sexual ...
September 11, 2020
   This week's Song To Chew from my CAMPING WITH DADS album is "Stronga".  I made up the word to remind us that our old stories about "male strength" don't include the concept that 'true strength' has...
September 4, 2020
    Today's SONG TO CHEW is "Buckdancer's Daddy".  Thought we might take a break from politics, but I know that politics isn't something "out there somewhere", away from us.  It's part of the everyday...
August 28, 2020
     This week we've got another SONG TO CHEW from my new CAMPING WITH DADS album.  It's designed to help us Dads raise our own consciousness about some of the messages we inherited from our Dads; to ...
August 21, 2020
     Today's SONG TO CHEW was inspired by "The Waltons" television show about a depression era family that always seemed to look at the bright side of things!  That's a great attitude for us these day...
August 14, 2020
    Today's SONG TO CHEW is the world premiere of "Skin Color"; a "hot-off-the-press" song from my new CAMPING WITH DADS album!  Helps adults talk with kids about racism.  The entire album is designed...
August 7, 2020
   Today's Song to Chew is my song "Uniforms", about our costumes.  Most of us pick what we wear every day.  Some of us choose to stand out, ... some of us choose to blend in.  What 'uniform' did you ...
July 31, 2020
   Today's SONG TO CHEW, "My Body", has actually saved some kids lives.  It's still being used to help children learn to protect themselves from abduction and sexual abuse all over the world.  We want...
July 24, 2020
    Today, ... we'll listen to a song I recorded in 1977 about a native American World War II veteran.  His story was like that of many other indigenous Americans.  With our current spotlight on racis...
July 17, 2020

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