Tag: Christmas

Excellent Fairytale Of New York cover

Scott Xander Linn & the Broken Bottles with Jax and Jay Pratt, Fairytale Of New York Cover Scott Xander Linn and friends have produced this video of their cover of Fairytale Of New York, arguably the best Christmas song ever,

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Bringing back the Christmas cheer

No Substitute by Destination There’s no substitute for a bit of festive cheer, and this offering from international duo “Destination” is upbeat and effervescent. It really is the other end of the spectrum from the last two I wrote about

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More anti-Christmas music

Official Video – Ben Tallamy Christmas Is A Sham (Elegy For Aled Jones) With happy, happy lines like “I will now drink myself into the joy of an alcoholic coma, the Great Escape is on TV, Oh my Lord we’re

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Anti-Christmas song

Prog Punk song with a message of errrmm LOVE? Da Mushrooms was a band formed with Joe Inkpen on lead guitar some years ago.  This track became a staple of every XRP radio show for years. It was always played

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More unsigned Christmas music

OK, got some more for yah. Here’s a couple of unsigned artists with very different takes on the Christmas theme.  The first is happy party time in a ska stylee. The second is melancholy, and dark, in a wonderful way.

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Christmas songs (a short list)

Not as many as I would like to tell you about You know how it is, even before December comes you are sick to death of Aled Jones, Jonah Lewie, and Slade. Even The Pogues, and The Waitresses wear a

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