Archive for the 'Holiday' Category

Thursday, December 13th, 2007

“Merry Christmas, I don’t want to fight tonight. Merry Christmas, I don’t want to fight tonight. Merry Christmas, I don’t want to fight tonight with you. Where is Santa? At his sleigh? Tell me why is it always this way? Where is Rudolph? Where is Blitzen, baby? Merry Christmas, merry merry merry Christmas.” – The […]

Thursday, December 13th, 2007

Download: MP3: Elvis Presley :: Blue Christmas ——— Amazon: Elvis Presley – White Christmas + Download Holiday tunes via eMusic’s no risk 25 Free MP3 trial offer. ——————————————————————————————————————– + Visit The Hype Machine for additional Holiday MP3s.

Wednesday, December 12th, 2007

Download: MP3: Ryan Adams :: Hey Parker, It’s Christmas ———– www.ryan-adams.com ++ www.answeringbell.com ++ myspace.com/ryanadams + Download Ryan Adams through eMusic’s 25 Free MP3 offer. ———————————————————————————————————————— + Visit The Hype Machine for additional Ryan Adams MP3s.

Monday, December 10th, 2007

If you have not done so yet, head on over to eMusic and download Vince Guaraldi’s classic score for the 1965 Peanuts TV special A Charlie Brown Christmas. Nostalgia inducing holiday instrumental jazz at it’s best, this CBS soundtrack is as familiar as the cartoon itself. Not only does this reign as my favorite Holiday […]

Thursday, December 6th, 2007

Download: MP3: The Kinks :: Father Christmas ——— Amazon: The Kinks – Come Dancing with the Kinks- 1977-1986 + Download Holiday tunes via eMusic’s no risk 25 Free MP3 trial offer. ———————————————————————————————————————– + Visit The Hype Machine for additional Holiday MP3s.

Wednesday, December 5th, 2007

Download: MP3: The dB’s :: Christmas Time ——– Amazon: Christmas Time Again + Download Holiday tunes via eMusic’s no risk 25 Free MP3 trial offer. —————————————————————————————————————— + Visit The Hype Machine for additional Holiday MP3s.

Tuesday, December 4th, 2007

As far as we’re concerned, blog-wise, Big Rock Candy Mountain is the place to be during the month of December. For four years now, every December, the site steadily offers up obscure quality Christmas nuggets you won’t hear at the mall or Starbucks. What’s more impressive is the fact that none of the tunes have […]

Friday, November 30th, 2007

Irish lilt mixed with the attitude of early UK punk was what initially fueled the The Pogues. Fronted by the infamous Shane MacGowan, The Pogues lifted traditional Irish music out of the gutter of its past injecting it with a strong dose of piss and lager. Anchored by the crossover Christmas ballad “Fairytale of New […]

Thursday, November 22nd, 2007

I grew up in Atlanta, and every Thanksgiving as far back as I can remember, one of the local FM radio stations would play “Alice’s Restaurant” in its entirety – all 18+ minutes of it – several times throughout the day. As traditions go, it was a fine one, and now in our third year, […]