Here’s To Us All!

NASA Apollo 8: Merry Christmas
Damien Jurado – Kalla Hus
Tracey Thorn – Joy
Andrew Bird – So Much Wine, Merry Christmas
Kevin Morby – Blue Christmas
Petra Haden – Petra Of The Bells
Freedom Fry – Oh Santa (Bad World)
Kacey Musgraves, feat. Leon Bridges – Present With A Bow
Fitz & The Tantrums – Santa Stole My Lady
Pete Astor – Christmas Time
The Dø – Mele Kalikimaka
Tele Novella – Purple Snowflakes
The Golden Dregs – Driving Home For Christmas
Flora Cash – Snow, Lights
Kittyhawk – Silver Bells
Communist Daughter – Fairytale Of New York (The Pogues)
Joseph – Sister Winter
The Lifeforms – The Holidays O! Oh!

Photo credit: Geof Kern

It’s That Time Of Year Again

Christmas2015NASA Apollo 8: Merry Christmas
Jennifer O’Connor & Amy Bezunartea (I Feel Christmas)
Sweet Baboo (Don’t Be Alone This Christmas)
Boys Age (Monster’s Envy)
D.R.A.M. (#1HappyHoliday)
Chic Gamine (Noel)
Madeleine Peyroux (Noël D’espoir)
The Silhouettes (Under The Mistletoe)
The Limiñanas (Christmas)
The Blank Tapes (No Gifts This Xmas)
The Creams (Santa Says)
Frugal Father (Merry Mother)
Pure Bathing Culture (Good King Wenceslas)
Cassie Ramone (Run Run Rudolph)
Death Cab For Cutie (Christmas Baby Please Come Home)
Sondre Lerche & Jherek Bischoff (Surviving Christmas)
Mr Little Jeans (Dear Santa)
Yo La Tengo (It’s Christmas Time)
The Sudden Deaths Of Stars (What Is Winter Good For?)
Andrew Bird (Auld Lang Syne)

Photo credit: 50s Mid Century Pink & Blue Deer. Vintage Christmas Card Greeting.

Ho! Ho! Ho!

Scott BensonMaylee Todd (I Don’t Intend To Spend Christmas Without You)
Ages And Ages (We Need A Little Christmas)
Harper Lee (Bad Christmas)
Sha La Das (Sha La Da La La (Christmas Time))
Will Ivy (It’s Cold Outside)
Hello Goodbye (While We’re Still Young)
Dent May (I’ll Be Stoned For Christmas)
The Bird And The Bee (12 Days Of Christmas)
!!! (And Anyway It’s Christmas)
Work Drugs (Nicholas)
Champagne Riot (Xmas Safari)
Dan Croll (A Guardian Christmas)
Gruff Rhys (Post Apocalypse Christmas)
Goldenboy (O’Holy Night)
Steve Fifield (Bootlegger Christmas)
Seth Pettersen (I Called You Last Christmas)
David Myles (Santa Never Brings Me A Banjo)
Tangarine (I Like Christmas (But I Can’t Stand The Cold))
My Morning Jacket (Please Come Home For Christmas)
Kashka (Empty Sleigh (Where’s Rudolph))
NASA – Apollo 8: Merry Christmas
She & Him (The Christmas Waltz)

Photo credit: Yule Goat by Scott Benson

Merry & Bright

Merry and BrightNick Lowe (I Was Born In Bethlehem)
Bahamas (Christmas Must Be Tonight)
Hamsters (Home)
Hey Rosetta!(Carry Me Home)
Sufjan Stevens (Justice Delivers Its Death)
Great Lake Swimmers (Hang A String Of Lights)
Tracey Thorn (Tinsel And Lights)
The Bewitched Hands (Christmas Tree)
Zee Avi (Frosty The Snowman)
The Handsome Family (So Much Wine)
She & Him (Christmas Day)
Faye & The Scrooges (Terrible Presents)
Brandon & Leah (It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas)
Pink New Dolphins (Sometimes Suicide)
Cornershop (Every Year So Different – feat. TRWBADOR)
Maps (Merry Christmas My Friend)
Ryan Vail (So This Is Christmas)
Kishi Bashi (It’s Christmas But It’s Not White Here In Our Town)
Holly Golightly (That’s What I Want For Christmas)
Marc Scibilia (Deeper Than You Know – feat. Leigh Nash)
The Be Good Tanyas (Rudy)
Woods (Christmas Time Is Here)
Shelby Bryant (Wot Is Nog?)
Creature Kind (Away In A Manger)
Just Handshakes (I Still Believe In Christmas Trees)
Low (Just Like Christmas)


Photo credit: found. It seems to be a picture from the set of Moulin Rouge (2001).