To enjoy some good, non-traditional, christmas goodness.
The only thing about these songs that says Christmas is the occasional lyric and faint whisper of a jingle bell.
Seriously my friends, do not doubt this mix to keep you going through the upcoming holiday madness.
Click here to sample ALW’s Quarter Life Christmas Hits
(am I still quarterlife? guess it depends on how long you live)
Some of my faves:
Rudy – The Be Good Tanyas
It Really Is (A Wonderful Life) – Mindy Smith
Jingle Bell Jamboree – Keb’ Mo’
All That I Want – The Weepies
Beautiful Star of Bethlehem – Emmylou Harris
Come Around – Mindy Smith
Donde Esta Santa Claus? – Guster
Follow the Shepherd Home – Mindy Smith
What Child Is This – Matt Wertz
Do You Hear What I Hear? – Linda Eder
Happy Holiday (Beef Wellington Remix) Bing Crosby
I Pray On Christmas – Harry Connick, Jr.
I’ve Got My Love to Keep Me Warm (Stuhr Remix) Kay Starr
The Nutcracker Suite (Baz Kuts Breaks Mix) Berlin Symphony Orchestra
O Come Let Us Adore Him – Shane Barnard & Shane Everett
O Holy Night – Shane Barnard & Shane Everett
O Holy Night – Tracy Chapman
O Tannenbaum – Vince Guaraldi Trio
Oiche Chiun (Silent Night) – Enya
Put the Lights On the Tree – Sufjan Stevens
Sleigh Ride – Harry Connick, Jr.
Song for a Winter’s Night – Sarah McLachlan
Valley Winter Song – Fountains of Wayne
What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve? – Harry Connick, Jr.
What Child Is This? – Vince Guaraldi Trio
White Christmas – John Williams
Winter Song – Sara Bareilles & Ingrid Michaelson
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Ah, these are great! Thanks for adding some new Christmas songs to my library. A few are already there… Dave Matthews of course!