31 December 2016

Lightnin' Hopkins - Happy New Year

From the Texas blues guitarist,
this is the B-side to a 1953 single.

30 December 2016

Momus - Fuck This Year

The artist known as Momus shares his feelings about the past year.

25 December 2016

Wham! - Last Christmas

Love him or hate him, 
George Michael sold over 100 million albums.
He just died at the age of 53.

Dave Stewart - Christmas is for Lovers

Merry Christmas everyone.
Here's a nice one from Dave Stewart, the former Eurythmic,
who released a memoir this year.

24 December 2016

Jonathan Roy - Driving Home For Christmas

I missed last year, but usually post a version of this tune 
every Christmas Eve. 
Here is a new one from the son of NHL legend, Patrick Roy.

Color TV - This Christmas

Yea. I don't know.
Just enjoy the music.

22 December 2016

Lacuna Coil - Naughty Christmas

There aren't a lot of opportunities to post songs by
Italian goth metal bands. Enjoy this one from Lacuna Coil.

Office Romance - Twinkling Lights

"Our many different cultures notwithstanding, there's something about the holidays that makes the planet communal. Even nations that do not celebrate Christmas can't help but be caught up in the collective spirit of their neighbors, as twinkling lights dot the landscape and carols fill the air. It's an inspiring time of the year."
-Marlo Thomas

20 December 2016

John Lennon - Happy Xmas (War Is Over)

Yoko Ono has just put a bunch of John Lennon music
up on YouTube, including this Christmas classic.

"What have we done?"

The Gregory Brothers - Jingle Bells

"Christmas isn't a season, it's a feeling." -Edna Ferber

The Gregory Brothers make another happy song sad.

18 December 2016

17 December 2016

The Lonely Wild - Holidays

This has to be one of the greatest holiday party videos ever.
The Lonely Wild really capture the season's grievings.

16 December 2016

Smoky Knights - Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer

This is not a tune I ever expected to share here,
but I really like this version by Smoky Knights.
The darker sounding chorus is especially cool.

13 December 2016

Sparks - Christmas Without A Prayer

We posted an older Christmas song by Sparks three years ago.
This much newer one is from last year.

10 December 2016

Work Drugs - Never Gonna Be Alone On Christmas

Work Drugs is a pretty cool mellow band from Philadelphia.
Here is their contribution to the holiday season.