From Rocker To Raffi: Chris Ballew Of "PUSA" And Caspar Babypants
The Presidents of The United States of America - the same band responsible for the enigmatic 1995 hit single “Lump” - is releasing their 6th studio album in February, their first since 2008. Since then, PUSA’s frontman Chris Ballew has been keeping himself busy making music geared towards an entirely different generation of listeners: the three and four year old set! Under the alias “Caspar Babypants”, Chris has released 7 albums of children’s music, including a collection of Beatles tunes. In this interview Chris explains why he started making music for families, how “being a parent is a little like being in a penitentiary in 1887”, and gave us a preview of songs off PUSA’s new record!
And help Word of Mouth name our children's song!