Christmas Chart #13 – Little Saint Nick

Californian vocal rock doesn't normally make for a great Christmas tune, but The Beach Boys manage it with Little Saint Nick:

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Christmas Chart #14 – Baby It’s Cold Outside

Some things do not go well together (chocolate ice-cream and mustard spring to mind) but some things, though seemingly disimmilar, work exceptionally well together, and today's song is a perfect example. Tom Jones is a musical giant, his voice instantly recognisable, and his solo career measured in decades of gold discs.  Cerys Matthews is the …

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Christmas Chart #23 – Do They Know It’s Christmas

Following my last post about the atrocious new BK commercial what Christmas tune could be better than Band Aid's anthemic "Do They Know It's Christmas".  The song may have been over played in the intervening years, but I can remember the excitement of the initial release.  The intense media interest, and the idea that rockstars …

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