Archive for the ‘Holidays’ Category

2010:

1 Happy Xmas (War Is Over) – John Lennon from The John Lennon Collection
2 Santa Claus Is Coming To Town – Alice Cooper from We Wish You A Metal Xmas…And A Headbanging New Year!
3 White Christmas – Iggy Pop from White Christmas
4 Fairytale Of New York – The Pogues from If I Should Fall From Grace With God
5 Linus & Lucy (Charlie Brown Christmas Theme) – Geoff Downes from Christmas Rocks!
6 Christmas Tree Boogie – The Swing Cats feat. Slim Jim Phantom of Stray Cats from Rockabilly Blues Christmas
7 Merry Christmas Baby – Chuck Berry from Rock & Roll Christmas
8 Merry Christmas (I Don’t Wanna Fight Tonight) – The Ramones from Brain Drain
9 Winter Wonderland – Ozzy Osbourne & Jessica Simpson from Winter Wonderland
10 Carol Of The Bells – Chrome from Dark Matter: Seeing Strange Lights
11 Feliz Navidad – Los Straitjackets from Tis The Season For Los Straitjackets
12 Medley: Peace On Earth / Little Drummer Boy – Bing Crosby & David Bowie from Bing Crosby: Christmas Classics
13 Little Drummer Boy/Silent Night/Auld Lang Syne – Jimi Hendrix from Merry Christmas And Happy New Year
14 Jingle Bells – Brian Setzer Orchestra from Christmas Rocks: The Best Of Collection
15 Oh Come All Ye Faithful – Twisted Sister from A Twisted Christmas
16 The Nutcracker Suite (Operatica’s Nutcrackeratica Mix) – Berlin Symphony Orchestra from Holiday Chill – The Christmas Remixes
17 Hark! The Herald Angels Sing – Rock This Town from Rockabilly Christmas
18 Santa Claus Is Back In Town – Elvis Presley from Rockin`Christmas (Merry Christmas With Elvis And His Friends)
19 Zat You Santa Claus – Buster Poindexter And His Banshees Of Blue from How Cool Is That Christmas
20 Must Be Santa – Bob Dylan from Christmas In The Heart
21 Run Rudolph Run – Keith Richards / Toots & The Maytals from Run Rudolph Run / Pressure Drop
22 Red Water (Christmas Mourning) – Type O Negative from October Rust
23 God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen – Ronnie James Dio from We Wish You A Metal Xmas…And A Headbanging New Year!
24 Santa Claus Is Coming To Town – Reverend Horton Heat from We Three Kings: Christmas Favorites
25 Christmas Wrapping – The Waitresses from The Best Of The Waitresses
26 Silent Night – Lloyd Brown from A Reggae Christmas
27 Christmas Time Again – Bad Manners from Bollocks To Christmas
28 Merry Christmas Fritz – Buff Medways from A Damaged Christmas Gift To You
29 Stuff The Turkey – Alien Sex Fiend from Bollocks To Christmas
30 Switched On Sugar Plum Fairies – Lucky Wander Boy from Music Of Christmas Future
31 City Of Christmas Ghosts – Goldblade featuring Poly Styrene from A Damaged Christmas Gift To You
32 Christmas Is For Everyone – James Brown from Disco Christmas
33 Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas – The Pretenders from Pretenders Holiday EP
34 Silver Bells – Cuckooland from A Damaged Christmas Gift To You
35 Blue Christmas – Johnny Cash from Christmas With Johnny Cash
36 You’re A Mean One, Mr. Grinch – Asylum Street Spankers from A Christmas Spanking
37 Sleigh Ride – Squirrel Nut Zippers from Christmas Caravan
38 Santa Dog ’88 – The Residents from Santa Dog ’88
39 Hark The Herald Angels Sing – Eros from Christmas Regrooved
40 Good King Wenceslas – Jay Atwood from Christmas Regrooved
41 We Wish You A Merry Christmas – Analogue Model from Music Of Christmas Future
42 Winter Wonderland – Beat Dominator from Have A Very Bass Christmas
43 Away In A Manger – D1 Music Club from Christmas 3
44 The Twelve Days Of Christmas – The Joseph and Mary Chain from It’s Not Like Christmas
45 Auld Lang Syne – UK Subs from Bollocks To Christmas
46 Christmas Card From A Hooker In Minneapolis – Tom Waits from Blue Valentine

2011:

1 Back Door Santa – B.B. King from Best Of / 20th Century – Christmas
2 Jingle Bell Rock – The Swing Cats feat. Slim Jim Phantom of Stray Cats from Rockabilly Blues Christmas
3 Hoy, Hoy, Hoy (Rockin’ On Christmas Eve) – The Honeydippers from Rockabilly Blues Christmas
4 Santa Bring My Baby Back (To Me) – Elvis Presley from The King Of Rock ‘n’ Roll: The Complete 50’s Masters [Disc 3]
5 White Christmas – Bob Marley And The Wailers from Destiny: Rare Ska Sides From Studio 1
6 One Christmas Catalogue – Captain Sensible from One Christmas Catalogue
7 Hark! The Herald Angels Sing – The Fall from The Complete Peel Sessions 1978-2004
8 Father Christmas – The Kinks from Father Christmas
9 I Believe In Father Christmas – Theme From Sleigh Ride To The Winter Palace – Greg Lake from The Greatest Christmas Songs
10 Thank God It’s Christmas – Queen from The Platinum Collection, Vol. 1-3 Disc 3
11 The Nutcracker Suite – Brian Setzer Orchestra from Christmas Rocks: The Best Of Collection
12 Rock ‘N Roll Christmas – George Thorogood And The Destroyers from A Rock ‘N Roll Christmas
13 Won’t Be Home For Christmas – Blink 182 from Won’t Be Home For Christmas
14 Deck The Halls – Twisted Sister from A Twisted Christmas
15 Carol Of The Bells – August Burns Red from Lost Messengers: The Outtakes
16 Christmas At Sea – Sting from If On A Winter’s Night…
17 That Was The Worst Christmas Ever! – Sufjan Stevens from Songs For Christmas [Disc 1]
18 I Heard The Bells On Christmas Day – Johnny Cash from Christmas With Johnny Cash
19 Sleigh Bell Rock – Rock This Town from Rockabilly Christmas
20 Can You Hear What I Hear – Steve Stevens from Merry Axemas
21 Don’t Shoot Me Santa – The Killers from Don’t Shoot Me Santa
22 Jilly’s On Smack – Primus from Green Naugahyde
23 Christmas At The Zoo – The Flaming Lips from Clouds Taste Metallic
24 I Wish It Was Christmas Today – Julian Casablancas from I Wish It Was Christmas Today
25 Christmastime – The Smashing Pumpkins from Christmastime
26 We Three Kings – Reverend Horton Heat from We Three Kings: Christmas Favorites
27 Watch Out! Santa’s Been Drinking – Tiger City Jukes from Christmas In Bluestown
28 Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree – Gary Twinn from Rockabilly Blues Christmas
29 Mr. Heatmiser – Big Bad Voodoo Daddy from Everything You Want For Christmas
30 Hot Christmas – Squirrel Nut Zippers from Christmas Caravan
31 Red Nosed Reindeer Blues – Asylum Street Spankers from A Christmas Spanking
32 Lonely Lonely Christmas – Willie Hill from Ichiban Blues At Christmas Vol. 3
33 New Year’s Eve – Tom Waits from Bad As Me (Deluxe Version)

2012:

1 The Rockin’ Night Before Christmas – The Honeydippers from Swing Cats Christmas
2 Run Rudolph Run – Reverend Horton Heat from We Three Kings: Christmas Favorites
3 White Christmas – Slim Jim Phantom of Stray Cats, The Swing Cats from Rockabilly Blues Christmas
4 Don’t Believe In Christmas – The Tabaltix from Psychobilly Christmas
5 There Ain’t No Sanity Clause – The Damned from There Ain’t No Sanity Clause
6 It’s Always Christmas Time – Buck Santa from It’s Always Christmas Time
7 Silver Bells – Twisted Sister from A Twisted Christmas
8 Holiday Fortnight (2002 Digital Remaster) – The Specials from Alternative Rock X-mas
9 God Rock You Steady Gentleman – The Toasters from Christma-ska
10 Skank ‘Til Christmas – The Selecter from A Christmas Fable
11 It’s Christmas – Toots And The Maytals from It’s Christmas
12 The Night Before Christmas – Eek-A-Mouse from A Reggae Christmas
13 We Three Kings – Los Straitjackets from Yuletide Beat
14 Come On! Let’s Boogey To The Elf Dance! – Sufjan Stevens from Songs For Christmas [Disc 1]
15 It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year – Scott Weiland from The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year
16 Christmas As I Knew It – Johnny Cash from Christmas With Johnny Cash
17 Merry Christmas Baby – Elvis Presley from Elvis Christmas
18 Silent Night – Stevie Nicks from A Very Special Christmas
19 Jingle Bell Rock – Billy Idol from Happy Holidays (A Very Special Christmas Album)
20 Boogie Woogie Santa Claus – Brian Setzer Orchestra from Christmas Rocks: The Best Of Collection
21 Rockabilly Christmas – Big Bad Voodoo Daddy from Everything You Want For Christmas
22 Winter Weather – Squirrel Nut Zippers from Christmas Caravan
23 Linus And Lucy – Béla Fleck & The Flecktones from Jingle All the Way
24 Blue Christmas – Cyndi Lauper from Blue Christmas
25 Winter Wonderland – Eurythmics from A Very Special Christmas
26 Carol Of The Bells – Linnear from Music Of Christmas Future
27 O Tannenbaum – DJ Scotty Marz from Christmas Regrooved
28 Twelve Days Of Christmas – D1 Music Club from Christmas 3
29 Jingle Bells – DJ Maverick from Hardcore X-Mas Party – Hallelujahhh It’s Christmas
30 Deck The Halls – St. Amanita from Music Of Christmas Future
31 Sleigh Ride – Mr. Bassman from Have A Very Bass Christmas
32 We Wish You A Merry Xmas – Joseph Jaime from Christmas Regrooved
33 Hark The Herald Angels Sing – APM Holiday Ensemble from An Electronic Christmas – Digital Sounds of the Season
34 Let It Snow – Luscious Jackson from Alternative Rock X-mas
35 Little Drummer Boy – The Dandy Warhols from Alternative Rock X-mas
36 When I Get Home For Christmas – Snow Patrol from When I Get Home For Christmas
37 Christmas (Baby Please Come Home) – U2 from A Very Special Christmas
38 Happy Xmas (War Is Over) – The Alarm from Alternative Rock X-mas
39 The Christmas Blues – Bob Dylan from Christmas In The Heart
40 Soulful Christmas – James Brown from 20th Century Masters: The Christmas Collection: James Brown
41 Christmas Celebration – The Fabulous Thunderbirds from Classic Rock Christmas
42 Kitty Cats’ Christmas – Leon Redbone from Christmas Island
43 Far Away Christmas Blues – Asylum Street Spankers from A Christmas Spanking
44 It’s Bad To Have The Blues (At Christmas Time) – Charlie Daniels from Merry Christmas To All
45 Auld Lang Syne – B.B. King from Best Of / 20th Century – Christmas

2013:

1 Last Night (I Went Out With Santa Claus) – Big Bad Voodoo Daddy from Everything You Want For Christmas
2 Please Come Home For Christmas – Jon Bon Jovi from A Very Special Christmas – Essential
3 Christmas Is Near – Ralph Stanley from A Very Special Acoustic Christmas
4 Christmas In Dreadland – Judge Dread from Bollocks To Christmas
5 Have A Boom Boom Christmas – Freddy Cannon from Have a Rockabilly Christmas
6 Santa – Lightnin’ Hopkins from Blues, Boogie & Rhythm Christmas
7 O Little Town of Bethlehem – Elvis Presley from The King Of Rock ‘n’ Roll: The Complete 50’s Masters [Disc 3]
8 Signs Of Christmas – James Brown from 20th Century Masters: The Christmas Collection: James Brown
9 Run Rudolph Run – Sheryl Crow from A Very Special Christmas – Essential
10 I Want You For Christmas – Cheap Trick from A Very Special Christmas 25th Anniversary
11 Rudolph, The Red-Nosed Reindeer – The Smithereens from Alternative Rock X-mas
12 Santa Drives A Hot Rod – Brian Setzer Orchestra from Christmas Rocks: The Best Of Collection
13 Rock Around The Christmas Tree – Big Bud from Rockabilly Christmas
14 Christmas In New Orleans – Louis Armstrong from Blues, Boogie & Rhythm Christmas
15 Happy Christmas – Toots And The Maytals from Christmas Specials
16 A Christmas Fable – The Selecter from A Christmas Fable
17 The Little Drummer – Boy Sufjan Stevens from Songs For Christmas [Disc 2]
18 Please Come Home For Christmas – Willie Nelson from A Very Special Acoustic Christmas
19 Frosty The Snowman – Reverend Horton Heat from We Three Kings: Christmas Favorites
20 Christmas Blues – Canned Heat from Christmas Blues
21 Jingle Bells Boogie – Jody Levins from Rockabilly Christmas
22 Silent Night – Johnny Cash from Christmas With Johnny Cash
23 I Saw Three Ships – Sting from A Very Special Christmas – Essential
24 War Is Over – The Toasters from Christma-ska
25 I Told Santa Claus – Fats Domino from Christmas Is A Special Day
26 Jingle Bells Earl Scruggs from A Very Special Acoustic Christmas
27 Danse Of The Sugar Plum Fairies from Béla Fleck & The Flecktones Jingle All The Way
28 Under The Christmas Tree The Honeydippers from Swing Cats Christmas
29 Merry Christmas Everybody 4-Skins from Nevermind Christmas, Here’s The Bollocks!
30 At The Christmas Ball Bessie Smith from American Blues Christmas
31 Please Daddy (Don’t Get Drunk This Christmas) The Decemberists from Alternative Rock X-mas
32 Merry Christmas, Baby Asylum Street Spankers from A Christmas Spanking
33 Gift Of The Magi Squirrel Nut Zippers from Christmas Caravan
34 Here Is Christmas Heart from A Lovemonger’s Christmas
35 Snowman Anti-Nowhere League from Nevermind Christmas, Here’s The Bollocks!
36 I’m Getting Pissed For Christmas Bamboula from Psychobilly Christmas
37 Empty Stocking Blues Floyd Dixon from Rockin’ Blues Christmas
38 That Old Christmas Moon Leon Redbone from Christmas Island
39 Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Rod Stewart from A Very Special Christmas – Essential
40 We Wish You A Merry Christmas The RAS Family from A Reggae Christmas
41 Santa Claus, Santa Claus Louis Jordan from Blues, Boogie & Rhythm Christmas
42 I Hate To See Xmas Come Around (Christmas Blues) Jimmy Witherspoon from Rockin’ Blues Christmas
43 The Day It Snowed Amusement Parks On Fire ft. Leila Moss from It’s Not Like Christmas
44 Step Into Christmas Business from Nevermind Christmas, Here’s The Bollocks!
45 Silent Night Rock Los Straitjackets from Yuletide Beat
46 Auld Lang Syne The Reducers from Auld Lang Syne – Single
47 Happy New Year Blues Mary Harris from American Blues Christmas

2014 Holiday Playlist

Posted: November 30, 2014 in Holidays, Music

Here’s this year’s holiday playlist:
1 Gettin’ In The Mood (For Christmas) – Brian Setzer Orchestra from Christmas Rocks: The Best Of Collection
2 Christmas Is Starting Now – Big Bad Voodoo Daddy from It Feels Like Christmas Time
3 Carolina Christmas – Squirrel Nut Zippers from Christmas Caravan
4 Linus And Lucy – Asylum Street Spankers from A Christmas Spanking
5 Hey Guys! It’s Christmas Time! – Sufjan Stevens from Songs For Christmas [Disc 2]
6 Santa On The Roof – Reverend Horton Heat from We Three Kings: Christmas Favorites
7 Christmas Without You – The Triggers from Psychobilly Christmas
8 You’re A Mean One, Mr. Grinch – Misfits from Horror Xmas
9 Halloween On Xmas – The Coffin Caddies from Psychobilly Christmas
10 Shot My Baby For Christmas – The Vaudevilles from Psychobilly Christmas
11 Candy Cane Children – The White Stripes from Candy Cane Children – Single
12 Christmas – The Who from Tommy
13 O Holy Night – Gothic Vampires From Hell from Nightmare Before Christmas
14 The Christmas Song – London After Midnight from Oddities
15 Ghosts Of Christmas Past – Nox Arcana from Winter’s Knight
16 Making Christmas – String Tribute Players from String Tribute To Nightmare Before Christmas
17 Seasoned Greetings – The Residents from Meet the Residents
18 The Spirit Of Christmas – Martin Atkins & The Chicago Industrial League from An Industrial Christmas Carol
19 Carol Of The Bells (A Demonic Christmas) – D.J. Demonixx Various Artists – StreetBeat from Acid X-mas
20 Nutcracker Suite (Dance Of The Funky D.J.’s) – Various Artists – StreetBeat from Acid X-mas
21 We Wish You A Techno X-Mas – Dave Miller, L.A. Tom from Techno Christmas: Dancefloor Holiday Favorites
22 Christmas Techno – Rivans from Christmas Techno
23 Auld Lang Syne – Various from Christmas Regrooved Part 2