The Vegetable Plot play live in the studio

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents. Weekdays 12pm-1pm.

Fri 2 September 2016

15 mins

It's music that will get your children chomping on vegies. It's true - Shevonne’s daughter asked if there were any avocados at home after listening to The Vegetable Plot.

Luke Escombe (aka Aspara-Gus) talks about what made him switch from the pub scene to gigs for children, and why having a good selection of vegetables is so important for kids and parents.

Listen out for Luke's live version of Avocado and watch his special Screen Free Challenge tune below!

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