But I can’t help playing it. Even the stuff I hate I feel compelled to listen to, in order to bring a little bonhomie to holiday proceedings. I’m a sucker for Christmas music, though I recently found myself wishing for some that didn’t suck.
So thank the tiny Baby Jesus and his wee little manger for last year’s Christmas in the Heart – a reworking of standard carols by “Holiday” Bob Dylan.
But after listening that album to death last yuletime, I recently found myself in the market for some tunes to refresh my selection. And I found them, all in one place. Wild Xmas with Bomarr; the perfect mix of eclectic, entertaining, and mildly inaccessible Christmas tunes.
There are five (count ’em: 5) mixes for download.
I’m particularly feeling 2006’s 50 minute mix of “obscure and strange Christmas songs featuring Audio Two, Hasil Adkins, Crafty Ladies, Paska, Erlend Oye, Mojo Nixon,